Cop Fired For Trayvon Martin Targets

Cop Fired For Trayvon Martin Targets

by #teamEBONY

A Port Canaveral, Fla., Port Authority police officer who was fired for bringing shooting targets bearing a likeness of Trayvon Martin… Read More

Zimmerman's Mom Writes Open Letter

Zimmerman's Mom Writes Open Letter

by Slate

It's been one year since George Zimmerman was taken… Read More

Michelle Obama to Chicago Business Leaders: "Hadiya Pendleton Was Me"

Michelle Obama to Chicago Business Leaders: "Hadiya Pendleton Was Me"

by Slate

Citing the death of Chicago teenager Hadiya Pendleton, killed days after performing at Obama's inauguration, Michelle… Read More

Africa's Sees First Gay Wedding

Africa's Sees First Gay Wedding

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Two men have tied the knot in what's been proclaimed  Read More

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Analouisa Valencia Competes for Miss South Carolina

by #teamEBONY

It's some kind of miracle how comfortable Analouisa Valencia — a lesbian African-American/Latina beauty queen — is… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 4/8 Cookie… Read More

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Ruling Removes Age-Limitation on Plan B Pill

by #teamEBONY

In a sharply worded ruling that called government regulators "politically motivated and scientifically unjustified," U.S. District… Read More

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[OPINION] In Defense of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Cuba Trip

by France François

I never thought I'd mention Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and geopolitics in the same sentence. But the superstar couple is causing… Read More

Exonerated Brian Banks signs with Atlanta Falcons

Brian Banks Signs With Atlanta Falcons

by #teamEBONY

Brian Banks wore the uniform of a prison inmate for more than five years, serving time for a rape he didn't commit. This… Read More

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Murder Suspect Allegedly Kills Officer While in Custody, Turns Gun on Himself

by #teamEBONY

State police in Mississippi say a murder suspect shot a Jackson police detective and then shot himself at police headquarters. Mississippi… Read More

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