George Zimmerman

George Zimmerman isn't Unlucky. He's Dangerous

by #teamEBONY

You didn’t have to be a George Zimmerman skeptic to not be surprised as his recent arrest. In the months since his acquittal… Read More

SF cops beat cyclist, passersby trying to intervene

Black Bicyclist Beaten by San Francisco Cops

by #teamEBONY

According to San Francisco local newssite, the Uptown Almanac, a Black cyclist was hospitalized by a police beating after… Read More

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Dear White-Splainers

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Dear White-Splainers

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear White-splainers:   Oprah Winfrey is an old Black woman from the country, so why do some of you White… Read More

 Artworks Disappear Overnight As 5 Pointz Graffiti Haven Is Painted White

5 Pointz Graffiti Gone

by Huffington Post

Despite the efforts of many to save Long Island City's 5 Pointz from demolition, the renowned graffiti haven has finally met… Read More

We've Been Underreporting and Undercounting Rape

We've Been Underreporting and Undercounting Rape

by Slate

How do you measure rape and sexual assault? It’s a tricky and loaded question, and the answer impacts a couple of highly charged… Read More

Former Spelman Students Tell Nelly 'We Shouldn't Have To Choose Between These Issues'

Spelman Alums Address Nelly's Criticisms

by Huffington Post

Last week, Nelly sparked a bit of controversy in his response to a group of women at Spelman college, expressing his frustration… Read More

George Zimmerman

George Zimmerman Allegedly Points Shotgun at Pregnant Girlfriend

by #teamEBONY

George Zimmerman, acquitted in July in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, was arrested Monday afternoon for allegedly… 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?!" 11/18 Naked… Read More

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Steve McQueen on Modern Day Slavery

by #teamEBONY

An early favorite in the Oscar race, Steve McQueen's powerful film about one man's fall into slavery has people thinking… Read More

Angela Corey seeks vindication in Marissa Alexander case

Marissa Alexander Still in Prison Despite Being Granted New Trial

by The Grio

Despite the potentially difficult public relations stemming from the 20-year prison sentence handed down to Marissa Alexander, the… Read More

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