Meghan O'Donnell, 29, from St. Louis, prays at the spot where Michael Brown was killed Sunday evening

Mike Brown,
Killed In Cold Blood

by Lisa Bonner

Mike Brown was supposed to start college today. Instead his body lies in a morgue somewhere, and his community is in an uproar. It… Read More

 Black Men Need More Education Than White Men to Get the Same Jobs

Same Employment Rate for Black Man With Degree and White Man Without One

by The Atlantic

Meet Steve and Kwame, two fictional guys who just graduated from the University of Maryland. Almost everything about them is weirdly… Read More

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Eric Holder Tells Justice Department to Monitor Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder has instructed the department's civil rights division to monitor the developments in Ferguson, the… Read More

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by Julia A. Wilson

Last week, Washington, D.C. was a buzz with African dignitaries attending high-level meetings and receptions with President… Read More

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Dozens Killed in Boko Haram Attack

by #teamEBONY

Residents from the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza say Boko Haram militants killed dozens of locals on Wednesday, reports Agence… Read More

Smiling Young White People Make App for Avoiding Black Neighborhoods

Developers Create App for Avoiding Black Neighborhoods

by #teamEBONY

Is there any way to keep White people from using computers, before this whole planet is ruined? I ask because the two enterprising… Read More

White People Are Fine With Laws That Harm Blacks

Proof of Racism Makes Whites...More Racist?

by Slate

It’s disheartening. But, if I can indulge my cynicism for a moment, it’s also not too surprising. From previous research… Read More

Renisha McBride Verdict Theodore Wafer

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:
From No Arrest to a Guilty Verdict

by dream hampton

When 19-year-old Renisha McBride was shot in the face after knocking on a White man's door in suburban Detroit, I tweeted that… Read More

Renisha McBride Verdict Theodore Wafer

Killer of Renisha McBride Found Guilty

by #teamEBONY

Theodore Wafer has been found guilty of second-degree murder, manslaughter and felony firearm in the fatal shooting of 19-year-old… Read More

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Wafer Guilty, But Is That Enough?

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:
Wafer Guilty, But Is That Enough?

by Monique W. Morris

Theodore Wafer has been found guilty of killing of 19-year old Renisha McBride. However, the 12 men and women who considered the evidence… Read More

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