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Black Women and the Crime Bill,
20 Years Later

by Monique W. Morris

In 1994, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Violent Crime… Read More

EBONY Hearts HBCUs with Our Very Own #TBT [PHOTOS]

EBONY Hearts HBCUs with Our Very Own #TBT [PHOTOS]

Some of the best and brightest graduates from historically Black colleges and universities have landed at EBONY (if we do say so… Read More

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Police: Officers Fatally Shoot Man Near St. Louis

by Associated Press

JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) — County police officers shot and killed a man after he pointed a rifle at them during a chase in suburban St. Louis, less… Read More

Holder Launches New Initiative to Build Trust Between Law Enforcement and Communities

Holder Launches New Initiative to Build Trust Between Law Enforcement and Communities

by Susana Morris

Ferguson, Missouri has been in the national spotlight since the August 9th killing of unarmed Black teen, Michael Brown, Jr. The… Read More

Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

by David Wall Rice and Shaun R. Harper

For a host of mostly ridiculous reasons—including the fabled post-racialism—questions are repeatedly posed about the… Read More

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[FERGUSON FORWARD]
'We Are Left to Make This Moment Into a Movement'

by Taurean Russell

Dear World,   Over the past month, events surrounding the killing of Michael Brown, Jr.---a murder, in my eyes… Read More

Crowds of Mourners Line Up for Michael Brown Funeral

Huge Gap With How Blacks, Whites Feel About Michael Brown

by Slate

Early in the Ferguson protests, the Pew Research Center polled reactions to the Michael Brown shooting nationally. For Blacks, it… Read More

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Questions Remain in Death of John Crawford III

by #teamEBONY

While the police shooting of an unarmed Black teen in Ferguson, Mo., continues to get considerable attention, another shooting of… Read More

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Black Men and the Stain of Colorism

by Joshua Adams

When I was a sophomore in college, watching The Boondocks with friends was a weekly ritual. After enjoying the satirical… Read More

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The Complicated Process of Leaving an Abusive Relationship

by Dr. Anissa Moody and Dr. Wendi S. Williams

Janay Rice… Read More

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