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Police Accountability Measures Removed from ‘Sandra Bland Act’

by #teamEBONY

The state of Texas is still feeling the effects from the 2015 death of Sandra Bland, who was found hanging in a Waller County... Read More

Susan Rice

Former White House Adviser Susan Rice Talks National Security

by Brittany Fennell

One woman who definitely has the knowledge and experience to back up what she's saying about the current administration is Susan Rice. Read More

MTA NYC Subway

MTA Introduces ‘Baby On Board’ Buttons For Pregnant Women

by Brittany Fennell

NYC MTA "Baby on Board" or "Please offer me a seat" buttons will let people know there are subway riders who need seats. We are here for this upgrade. Read More

White Tulsa Police Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting

White Tulsa Police Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting

by Shantell E. Jamison

A White Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black motorist last year has been found not guilty in his death, CNN reports. Officer... Read More

Mystic Valley Regional Charter School

Braids Go Against This Charter School’s Dress Code

by Brittany Fennell

Black students at Mystic Valley Regional Charter School in Malden, Mass. have been facing punishment for wearing braids, according to reports. Read More

Hillary Clinton Onward Together

Onward Together, Hillary Clinton’s New Political Action Org

by #teamEBONY

Hillary Clinton is returning to public life, and she has plans to help those get their voices heard with new political action organization, Onward Together. Read More

Putin Says Trump Didn’t Pass Russia Secrets, Offers Transcript As Proof

Putin Says Trump Didn’t Pass Russia Secrets, Offers Transcript As Proof

by Shantell E. Jamison

Russia President, Vladimir Putin, said that President Trump did not divulge any secrets during a meeting with Russian officials in Washington, Reuters reports. Putin... Read More

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Says His Sexual Assault Allegations Are Race Related

by Brittany Fennell

For the past two years, Cosby's reputation has been tainted with over two dozen sexual assault allegations spanning decades with each woman having similar stories of being drugged and waking up not remembering what happened to them. Read More

Flint Water Crisis: Some Children to Receive Food Aid to Limit Lead Exposure

Flint Water Crisis: Some Children to Receive Food Aid to Limit Lead Exposure

by #teamEBONY

Thousands of children affected by the Flint water crisis will receive additional financial assistance for nutritional foods that can limit the effects of lead... Read More

TSU

Republican Senator Removed As Commencement Speaker at TSU

by #teamEBONY

The petition included the stances Senator Cornyn has taken which include confirmation votes in favor of AG Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, opposing funding for sanctuary cities to protect immigrants and supporting photo IDs for voting. Read More