Joyce Dzidzor-Nartey

Meet Joyce Dzidzor-Nartey, Ghanaian AIDS Activist

by #teamEBONY

Near the end of my visit to the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, a beautiful woman in a stylish brown blouse and tight wine-colored jeans… Read More

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Dear Celebrity Sexters

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Celebrity Sexters

by Michael Arceneaux

On Sunday, a young woman posted a link to an image she uploaded to Instagram with the following caption: “Guess which verified… Read More

Christian Massey

Mentally Challenged Man Killed for Beats by Dre Headphones

by #teamEBONY

Christian Massey was described as a "gentle giant" by those who knew him. A social worker called Massey, a ward of the… Read More

What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 12/3 Woman… Read More

Obama reveals $100 million HIV research initiative

President Obama to Launch $100 Million HIV Research Project

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV, saying his administration… Read More

Three Teens Arrested for Waiting While Black

Teens Arrested for Standing While Black

by #teamEBONY

A police officer arrested three teens last week as they were standing outside a store in downtown Rochester, New York. Their crime:… Read More

GOP Credits Rosa Parks For ‘Ending Racism’

GOP: Racism is Over Because Rosa Parks Ended It

by #teamEBONY

The Republican National Committee celebrated the 58th anniversary of Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat on a segregated bus… Read More

Marissa Alexander

Marissa Alexander Spends Thanksgiving With Family

by #teamEBONY

A Florida woman who became a cause celebre for civil-rights activists after she received a 20-year prison sentence for firing a warning… Read More

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Dear Doobie Snatchers

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Doobie Snatchers

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear White Girls of the World: I see that y’all have been formally introduced to the Read More

President Obama paused as he spoke to reporters on July 19 about race and the death of Trayvon Martin.

Conservative Pundit Calls President Obama a "Grown-Up Trayvon"

by The Washington Post

Long ago, I wrote about how Trayvon Martin brings out the worst in people. The rabid hate aimed at the unarmed African American 17-year-old… Read More

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