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Bernie Sanders Scores Upset in Michigan

by #teamEBONY

Bernie Sanders breathed new life into his longshot White House bid with a crucial win in Michigan's primary Tuesday night, chipping… Read More

How Racial Divisions at Colleges Start in a Segregated Society<br />

How Racial Divisions at Colleges Start in a Segregated Society

by Kevin K. Gaines

Recent protests by African American students on college campuses may have observers taking sides. But the young people’s actions challenge us… Read More

NYPD Officer Who Killed Ramarley Graham Escapes Charges

NYPD Officer Who Killed Ramarley Graham Escapes Charges

by #teamEBONY

The Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s office will not prosecute the NYPD officer who killed an unarmed Black teen. 18-year-old Ramarley Graham… Read More

Despite Court Fight, Baltimore Cop in Freddie Gray Case Suffers Serious Loss

Despite Court Fight, Baltimore Cop in Freddie Gray Case Suffers Serious Loss

by Charles Robinson

After months of questions, the Maryland Court of Appeals has unanimously ruled that Baltimore Police Officer William Porter must testify against his… Read More

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Freddie Gray: Officer to Testify Against Other Officers

by #teamEBONY

Maryland’s highest court has ruled that a Baltimore police officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray must testify against his colleagues… Read More

Clark Atlanta Suit over Morris Brown Property Backed by Ga. Supreme Court

Clark Atlanta Suit over Morris Brown Property Backed by Ga. Supreme Court

by #teamEBONY

The Georgia Supreme Court is allowing Clark Atlanta University to proceed with a lawsuit in which it claims that it owns parts of Morris Brown College… Read More

Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

by #teamEBONY

Dwight Boone-Doty, 22, was charged Monday night in the execution-style murder of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee. In November of 2015, Lee was… Read More

To Be Black, Southern and Unchurched

To Be Black, Southern and Unchurched

by Blavity.com

I call my mama and grandmama every Sunday. Sometimes my aunt (grandmama’s sister) and Big Mama (mama’s grandmama on her daddy’s… Read More

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

by Opal Tometi

On Feb. 24, Mohamedtaha Omar, 23, Adam K. Mekki, 20, and Muhannad A. Tairab, 17, three Black Muslim refugees from Sudan… Read More

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

by #teamEBONY

New York City is retooling its longtime strategy of trying to reduce serious crime by cracking down on people who commit minor offenses, like… Read More

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