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?!" 11/26 An… Read More

Sorry, Right-Wing Media: The "Knockout Game" Trend Is a Myth.

The Myth-Making of the "Knockout Game"

by Slate

I remember the summer of 2011, a story about a crowd of teenagers at the Wisconsin State Fair randomly attacking fairgoers went viral… Read More

Black Judge Who Was Handcuffed During a Seatbelt Stop Sues UCLA Police

Black Judge Sues UCLA Police for Excessive Force

by #teamEBONY

A Los Angeles County judge and former police commission president who was handcuffed, locked in a UCLA police cruiser, and detained… Read More

Americans use the Internet to abandon children adopted from overseas

The Sordid Underground of Internet Adoption

by #teamEBONY

Todd and Melissa Puchalla struggled for more than two years to raise Quita, the troubled teenager they'd adopted from Liberia… Read More

Michelle Obama a ‘feminist nightmare’? Please.

Michelle Obama is Nobody's "Feminist Nightmare"

by #teamEBONY

Given how simplistic your piece is, let me make this very simple: you are wrong. You’re wrong to write off the first… Read More

Conrad Murray talks about Michael Jackson's death

Conrad Murray is Still Talking

by #teamEBONY

Conrad Murray, who literally sang his innocence in a jail cell interview with CNN in April, has given his first interviews since… Read More

Miami-area police agency charged with racial profiling

Miami Man Racially Profiled Dozens of Times...While Outside His Job

by #teamEBONY

A young Florida Black man has been stopped and questioned by police in Miami Gardens 258 times in four years, searched more than… Read More

A Jameis Winston Timeline: What We Know So Far

Everything You Need to Know About Jameis Winston

by #teamEBONY

On Wednesday, new information regarding the sexual assault case against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston came to light. Here's… Read More

LRA leader Joseph Kony 'in surrender talks' with CAR

Joseph Kony to Surrender?

by #teamEBONY

The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has said it is in talks with Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony with the aim of his… Read More

Students Charged With Hate Crime for Tormenting Black Roommate

Students Harass Black Roommate, Charged With Hate Crime

by #teamEBONY

On Wednesday, three San Jose State University freshmen were suspended and charged with hate crimes for their mistreatment of a Black… Read More

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