What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 9/18 A… Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Dear Cyber Bullies

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Cyber Bullies

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear Cyber Bullies: For so long I have loathed how the phrase “bully” became the de facto term to use to describe… Read More

Navy Yard Shooter Treated for "Hearing Voices," Other Mental Illnesses

Aaron Alexis Reportedly Treated For "Hearing Voices"

by #teamEBONY

More details have emerged about the troubled life of Aaron Alexis, the man who allegedly shot 12 people to death Monday morning at… Read More

Aaron Alexis, a 34-year-old former Army reservist

Who Was Aaron Alexis?

by Slate

The FBI has identified the alleged gunman who opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday as Aaron Alexis, a 34-year-old former… Read More

Four Dead, 12 Shot at D.C. Navy Yard

Four Dead, 12 Shot at D.C. Navy Yard

by #teamEBONY

Four people were killed and 12 were shot - two of the victims police officers - at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard Monday morning… Read More

Of Baguettes and Black Families

The 60s Didn't Cause the "Breakdown" of the Black Family

by The Atlantic

So here's some math for you. Before we get to it, let's look at some historiography courtesy of University of Minnesota professor… Read More

The Death of Gun Control

The Day Gun Control Died

by The Atlantic

Ever since the Senate voted down gun-control legislation in April, some advocates have remained convinced there was still hope. As… Read More

Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee.

Mister Cee Gets Support from Peers

by The Root

Things are beginning to look up for embattled Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee. On Wednesday he resigned from the radio station after a man dressed… Read More

Bobby Wingate

Arrested for Walking While Black?

by #teamEBONY

A Black Jacksonville, Florida man is suing the local police department after he was reportedly punched in the face, Tasered, and… Read More

Alicia "Chucky" Hansen

Marriage Doesn't Automatically Mean Consent

by #teamEBONY

Virgin Island Senator Alicia “Chucky” Hansen says that she is “not a ‘no’ person.” And that… Read More

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