LAPD shoots, kills unarmed black man

Unarmed Black Man Murdered by LAPD

by #teamEBONY

As developments continue to unfold in the case of Michael Brown in St. Louis, details are emerging about the police shooting death… Read More

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The Politics of Preserving Black Historical Sites

by Souleo

A discount furniture store now occupies the space where boxing legend, Joe Frazier trained in Philadelphia. The home of America’s… Read More

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Why Can't the Police Serve and Protect Black People?

by Bryan Graham

My fiancé and I are planning a wedding. Invariably between half-listening about reception hall capacities and caterer rates… Read More

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Drive-By On Set of N.W.A. Biopic?

by #teamEBONY

A biopic about the World’s Most Dangerous Group, N.W.A., has been in the works since 2009, but Straight Outta Compton is… Read More

President Obama Addresses Ferguson, Michael Brown

President Obama Addresses Ferguson, Michael Brown

by #teamEBONY

The death of Michael Brown is heartbreaking, and Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to his family and his community at this… Read More

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John Crawford:
Killed Holding a 'Gun' in an Open Carry State

by Mikki Kendall

The death of John Crawford III, which has failed to compel the level of outrage and media attention of the shooting of Mike… Read More

Michael Brown Pleaded “I Don’t Have a Gun, Stop Shooting!”

Michael Brown Reportedly Begged Police Not to Shoot Him

by #teamEBONY

The last moments of Michael Brown’s life were filled with shock, fear and terror, says a witness who stood just feet away as… Read More

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Eric Holder Speaks about the Murder of Mike Brown, Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder vowed to use his considerable resources to review the murder of Mike Brown by Ferguson, Missouri police… Read More

Hey Barneys: Fix Your Racism Problem by Talking to Customers of Color

Barneys Pays Settlement, Still Doesn't Get It

by Jezebel

So Barneys, here's my suggestion: If you're really about the change you're no doubt shooting off press releases around… Read More

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Terrorists with Badges?

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

Eric Garner. Rosan Miller. Denise Stewart. Mashach Strachan. Jahmil-El Cuffee. These are just a few of the countless named… Read More

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