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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?!" 5/19 Woman… Read More

Nigerian President Cancels Trip to "Missing Girls" Town, Still Hasn't Visited

Goodluck Jonathan Cancels Trip to Town Girls Were Taken From

by #teamEBONY

Goodluck Jonathan cancels visit to village where Boko Haram kidnapped 200 schoolgirls.  Nigeria's… Read More

Nigerian villagers fight off attacks by Boko Haram

Villagers Fight Back Against Boko Haram

by #teamEBONY

Nigerian villagers fight back against Boko Haram, killing at least 200 members. Residents of three villages in… Read More

Still Separate and Unequal

American Schools and Segregation

by Slate

American schools are becoming more segregated, and the predominately Black schools often struggle.  While… Read More

Kadeem Edwards and Demetrius Rhaney Tennessee State University

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Kentucky State University president Mary Sias becomes yet another HBCU president to resign from their position this year, following… Read More

Why Your Vote Counts

Why Your Vote Counts

by Michael H. Cottman

Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge walks the halls of the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill, focused on the solution to help improve the quality… Read More

U.S. Deploys Drones in Search for Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

Drones Deployed in Search for Kidnapped Girls

by #teamEBONY

Drones have been deployed to aid in the search of the kidnapped Nigerian girls. The United States has deployed… Read More

boko haram bring back our girls kidnapping

Who Fights for Black Girls?

by Dr. Khalilah L. Brown-Dean

I hate metaphors. I find them overdone and rarely effective. Certain things should stand on their own and exceed comparison. For… Read More

Clark Atlanta University awarded $7.4M NIH grant for cancer research

NIH Gives Clark Atlanta $7.4 Million for Cancer Research

by #teamEBONY

HBCU Clark Atlanta University was given a $7.4 million cancer research grant.  Clark Atlanta University in… Read More

Woman’s cancer killed by measles virus in unprecedented trial

Measles Virus Kills Woman's Cancer

by The Washington Post

Injection of the measles virus rids woman of cancer. Her name is Stacy Erholtz. For years, the 50-year-old mom… Read More

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