#BLM Activist MarShawn McCarrel Commits Suicide

#BLM Activist MarShawn McCarrel Commits Suicide

by #teamEBONY

A Black Lives Matter activist who was well known for his history as a leader in the movement fatally shot himself on the steps of the Ohio Statehouse… Read More

Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The New York City police officer who shot an unarmed man in a dark public housing stairwell says what happened was a deadly accident. Prosecutors… Read More

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One Year Later: Why Natasha McKenna's Death Matters [Op-Ed]

by #teamEBONY

"You promised you wouldn't kill me. I didn't do anything." These were some of the last words spoken by Natasha McKenna… Read More

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

by #teamEBONY

The New York City police officer who fatally shot Akai Gurley took the stand to give his account of the deadly shooting. Officer Peter Liang… Read More

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2016 Presidential Election: Ted Cruz Targets Conservative White Voters

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Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. The Texas senator's… Read More

DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

by Charles Robinson

DeRay McKesson’s connection to Black Lives Matter movement in Baltimore is well documented, but in a somewhat unusual step, he waited until… Read More

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

by #teamEBONY

In an effort to address racism in America, the United Nations has released a statement detailing several concerns about the country's treatment… Read More

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

by Shantell E. Jamison

African Americans living with HIV are less likely than white or Hispanic Americans to receive ongoing treatment and medical care, according to a report… Read More

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DeRay Mckesson to Run for Baltimore Mayor

by #teamEBONY

Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson will run for mayor of Baltimore.  He made the announcement on Wednesday. Mckesson's… Read More

Woman Beaten by Officer Found Dead in Jail Cell

Woman Beaten by Officer Found Dead in Jail Cell

by #teamEBONY

A 32-year-old London-based Black woman has died while in police custody.  Sarah Reed was found dead in her cell at London's Holloway… Read More

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