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 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

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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

Dean Baquet Named Executive Editor of The New York Times

New York Times Names Dean Baquet Executive Editor

by #teamEBONY

Dean Baquet named executive editor of the New York Times. The New York Times announced today that… Read More

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New Literary Mag Creates a 'Black Gay Utopia' in Print

by Kristin Braswell

In the landscape of mainstream media, stories of the Black gay experience are still largely missing or warped. Wanting to express… Read More

Rescuing the kidnapped girls should be only a first step for Nigeria to counter Boko Haram

Nigeria Needs to Change How it Handles Boko Haram

by The Washington Post

The attention the kidnapped schoolgirls has brought Nigeria has shed a light on the flawed way the Nigerian government deals with Boko… Read More

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