Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

by #teamEBONY

The social action at the University of Missouri campus got its spark from last year's protests in the same state [read more]

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Boko Haram Suspected in Deadly Blast

by #teamEBONY

Boko Haram suspected in deadly car bombing.  A suspected car bomb exploded on the outskirts of Nigeria's… Read More

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Nigerians Protest, Demand Government Rescue Kidnapped Girls

by #teamEBONY

Nigerian protest, demanding that the government do something to rescue the kidnapped girls.  Nigerians… Read More

Is orange the new black for D&G? Designers lose prison term appeal

Dolce and Gabbana's Next Line? Prisonwear

by #teamEBONY

The men behind popular brand D&G were both given prison time for failure to pay taxes.  Italian fashion… Read More

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His Friends Were Riding Dirty...Will He Go To Jail Too?

by Charles F. Coleman Jr. and George C. Gardner III

“My cousin has found himself in a bad situation and I think he's in danger of going to jail. He and some friends were pulled… Read More

Teen Accepted to the Entire Ivy League Announces He'll Go to Yale

Kwasi Enin Chooses Yale

by #teamEBONY

Kwasi Enin chooses Yale. The high school senior accepted to all eight Ivy League universities has made The Decision… Read More

Why Gun-Rights Backers Win While Other Conservative Causes Lose

How Conservative Gun Rights Advocates Keep Winning

by The Atlantic

David Frum writes on the racial and political politics behind the gun lobby's power. Only about one-third… Read More

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by Monique W. Morris

“It bothers me a lot that you want to…broadcast that you’re associating with Black people. Do you have to?” These… Read More

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What Is the Future of the Civil Rights Movement?

The Advancement Project is one of the nation's younger civil rights organizations, but for the last 15 years they have been working… Read More

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The Stolen Girls of Nigeria

by #teamEBONY

The New Yorker's Alexis Okeowo reports on the social and political factors that have allowed this mass kidnapping to occur.  The… Read More

When Men Are Raped

Males Often the Victims of Sexual Assault

by Slate

New study finds that the sexual assault of men is much more common than we've been led to believe.  “Made… Read More

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