Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

by Charles Robinson

The streets of Philadelphia were quieter early Wednesday than they were on Tuesday as only a few small demonstrations took place downtown and no marches… Read More

2016 Democratic National Convention Day 2

Democrats Send Out Social Justice Message in Philly

The second day of the Democratic National Convention featured people who wanted to get concerns over guns, police violence and brutality, equality… Read More

'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

by Richard Fowler

The mothers of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Sandra Bland, Oscar Grant, Hadiya Pendelton, Jordan Davis and Dontre Hamilton took to the… Read More

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

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Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing… Read More

Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

by Richard Fowler

The Democratic Party made it official and selected Hillary Clinton as their nominee for president -- the first woman ever… Read More

Popular Television Psychic Miss Cleo Dies

Popular Television Psychic Miss Cleo Dies

by #teamEBONY

The iconic television psychic who made the line "Call me now" forever popular has died. Ms. Cleo, who was born Youree Harris, passed away… Read More

2016 Democratic National Convention Day 1

The Democrats Light Up Philadelphia

It's a hot week in Philadelphia and the Democrats are putting together their strategy to win in November. So they converged on the City of Brotherly… Read More

'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

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by Chelcee Johns

Sitting here in a small studio in Bali, Indonesia, where I have lived for the past six months, I am currently staining the gray sleeves of my sweater… Read More

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Falling Through the Cracks: Did Police Shooters Have PTSD?

by Beth Schwartzapfel / The Marshall Project

The two men who targeted and murdered law enforcement officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge had at least one other thing in common: both had been members… Read More

Law & Order: A Look At America's Prison System

Law & Order: A Look At America's Prison System

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The famous singer and civil rights activist Nina Simone once said, “Slavery has never been abolished from America’s way of thinking.” Arguably… Read More

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