Eating Disorders Do Not Discriminate

Women of Color Get Eating Disorders Too

by Slate

While considered "White women's problems," disorders such as anorexia and bulimia affect Black women as well. For… Read More

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Mom Jailed for Enrolling Kids in School Tells Her Story in New Book, Film

by Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman

With Hollywood knocking on her door, Kelley Williams-Bolar will be marking 2014 as the year that her story is finally told in summation. In… Read More

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by Souleo

You can’t tell Danny Glover who he can talk to. That’s the gist of what the critically acclaimed actor said during an… Read More

The color of valor: 24 minority veterans receive long overdue Medal of Honor

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by #teamEBONY

Denied honor because of their race or ethnicity, 24 soldiers -- 21 of whom are already deceased -- finally received recognition from the… Read More

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Hampton Hosts Essentially Black: Media and the Modern American Family

by #teamEBONY

Hampton University hosts conference discussing and exploring the Black family. National leaders from media, entertainment… Read More

Will the New SAT Boost College Prospects for Black Students?

Will Black Students Improve Their SAT Scores? (And Does it Matter?)

by The Root

Will the change to the SAT help or harm Black students? Throughout the history of the SAT and ACT, Black students’… Read More

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by Tomika L. Anderson

To say that Brandon Harris was loved is an understatement. A hands-on father who loved cars, cracking jokes, trying… Read More

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Five Million Enrolled for Obamacare

by Huffington Post

The Huffington Post reports that more than 50,000 new people are signing up for Obamacare every day.  More… Read More

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The Mythology of Black Male Pathology

by The Atlantic

Although Paul Ryan was roundly criticized for his remarks about the inner-city, what he said isn't much different than what many "progressives"… Read More

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