T.I. & Killer Mike Join Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Transition Team

T.I. & Killer Mike Join Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Transition Team

by Jessica Bennett

Atlanta’s new Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Thursday that her transition team will include two rappers who’ve proven themselves to be abreast of the... Read More

Donald Trump Defends Haitian Slander: “Haiti is obviously a very poor and troubled country.”

Donald Trump Defends Haitian Slander: “Haiti is obviously a very poor and troubled country.”

by Bianca Garwood

After news went viral that president Donald Trump referred to Haiti as a “S**hole country,” many people went on to defend the land, as well... Read More

Anderson Cooper Gets Emotional Defending Haitians after Trump Calls Haiti a “S**thole”

Anderson Cooper Gets Emotional Defending Haitians after Trump Calls Haiti a “S**thole”

by #teamEBONY

Anderson Cooper is not here for the slander of Haitians. Not only has he attested to being tutored and inspired by a former Haitian... Read More

A Royal Shame: Meghan Markle’s Half Sister is Trying to Profit Off Her Blackness

A Royal Shame: Meghan Markle’s Half Sister is Trying to Profit Off Her Blackness

by #teamebony

Meghan Markle sister seems to have had a change of heart (or rather, a change in tone). Recently Samantha Grant, Markle’s older half sibling,... Read More

Here Are All the People Donald Trump Insulted at the GOP Debate

Trump: Why Do People from ‘S**thole Countries’ Keep Coming to America?

by Zahara Hill

President Donald Trump seems to have quite the penchant for belittling Black immigrants with racist tropes and spite as of late. Haitians and Africans were the... Read More

Teacher Arrested at Board Meeting After Criticizing Boss’ Raise

Teacher Arrested at Board Meeting After Criticizing Boss’ Raise

by Zahara Hill

Public outcry ensued earlier this week when a teacher was arrested after inquiring about a superintendent’s raise. Video of Deyshia Hargrave being arrested during... Read More

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Home of MLK Burial Site Designated National Historic Park

by Shantell E. Jamison

One week shy of the annual observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Ebenezer Baptist Church, the civil rights leader’s burial site and his... Read More

Education Gap Grows Between Rich and Poor

4th Grade Homework Assignment Asking ‘3 Good Reasons for Slavery’ Goes Viral

by Jessica Bennett

The concerned mother of a Milwaukee fourth grader is doing all she can to call out the teacher who asked their class to give... Read More

Dana Chanel Defends Her Comments On Male Comedians Who Dress as Women [UPDATE]

Dana Chanel Defends Her Comments On Male Comedians Who Dress as Women [UPDATE]

by #teamEBONY

UPDATE: Dana Chanel says she “Said what she said.” Recently, popular social media personality and “Sprinkle of Jesus” CEO Dana Chanel made a statement... Read More

Oprah’s Property Damaged by Deadly California Mudslides (VIDEO)

Oprah’s Property Damaged by Deadly California Mudslides (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett

Authorities in Southern California are working to rescue residents trapped in their homes or swept away by mud and debris following hours of heavy... Read More