Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

by #teamEBONY

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

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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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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

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by Terrence Chappell

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

Sirius XM Host Mentioned in Controversial DNC E-mails

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The host of a Sirius XM radio show is among those mentioned in a series of controversial leaked e-mails that have been the focus of the beginning… Read More

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Woman Wakes Up to N-Word on Home, Sugar in Gas Tank

by #teamEBONY

A Black woman was peacefully resting when she woke up to a series of hateful, racist messages at her family’s southern Indiana home. Campbellsburg… Read More

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We Need to Talk About Leslie Jones and Colorism in Our Community

by LaSha

A few of weeks ago, a friend tagged me in an article about how Saturday Night Live cast member and comedienne Read More

Cop Justifies Police Abuse Saying Blacks Have 'Violent Tendencies'

Cop Justifies Police Abuse Saying Blacks Have 'Violent Tendencies'

by #teamEBONY

As tension continues to brew nationwide over police violence and African Americans -- including the shooting of a therapist who was assisting an autistic… Read More

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