WNBA Star Says She Was Bullied for Being Straight

WNBA Star Says She Was Bullied for Being Straight

by Shantell E. Jamison

WNBA star Candice Wiggins said she was bullied by other members of the league for her sexual orientation. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Wiggins,... Read More

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Maxine Waters Goes In on ‘Scumbags’ in the Trump Administration

by #TeamEBONY

Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters isn’t known for holding her tongue. And after Donald Trump became our nation’s 45th president, she’s seemed to make it her mission to... Read More

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time to Empower Kids to Become Leaders

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time to Empower Kids to Become Leaders

by Tomika Anderson

I am old enough to have been through seasons that were not necessarily progressive seasons for African-Americans, and know there is going to be... Read More

Rise in Trinidadian ISIS Recruits Worries U.S.

Rise in Trinidadian ISIS Recruits Worries U.S.

by #TeamEBONY

As the annual Carnival celebration kicks off in the Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago, government officials are releasing information on a rise in young people being... Read More

Famine Declared in South Sudan

Famine Declared in South Sudan

by Shantell E. Jamison

Officials have declared famine in two counties of South Sudan, USA Today reports. The South Sudan government and three U.N. agencies says the calamity is the... Read More

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5 Rare Clips of Malcolm X Speaking Truth to Power

by #teamEBONY

The 52 years that have passed since the winter’s day in which Malcolm X was cut down by an assassin’s bullet have not diminished... Read More

[Exclusive] One Child’s Tragic Murder Saved This Woman’s Life

[Exclusive] One Child’s Tragic Murder Saved This Woman’s Life

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Tuesday, Naikeeia Williams and Tobias Holmes were forced to make a decision that no parent would ever want to be tasked with making. They... Read More

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Trump Visits Smithsonian NMAAHC Amid Tense Racial Climate

by #teamEBONY

President Trump visited the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture on Tuesday, possibly as outreach to a community that overwhelmingly did... Read More

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Black Soccer Player Driven to Tears After Racist Taunting

by #teamEBONY

Racist chants, a banner taunting a Black soccer player and jeers for 90 straight minutes reduced the footballer to tears as he exited the... Read More

MI Restaurant Accused of Discriminating Against Black Women

MI Restaurant Accused of Discriminating Against Black Women

by #teamEBONY

A group of African-American women say they were asked to leave a popular Michigan restaurant Saturday night to make room for other customers, BLAC Detroit reports.... Read More