What The?! This Week

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

Emergency contraceptives

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

[OPINION] In Defense of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Cuba Trip<br />

[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

Investigators: Suspect Shot Officer, Then Himself

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

Legalizing Marijuana

Most Americans For Legalizing Marijuana

by #teamEBONY

For the first time in four decades of polling, a majority of Americans support legalizing the use of marijuana. A… Read More

Jack Johnson

Activists Seek Pardon for Jack Johnson

by #teamEBONY

Civil rights activists in Texas are seeking a pardon from  Read More

Javaris Crittenton

Former NBA Player Charged With Murder, Indicted


Former NBA player and Atlanta native Javaris Crittenton was… Read More

Wendell Pierce

Wendall Pierce Opens Grocery Store Chain in New Orleans

by Jezebel

Wendell Pierce, AKA the bunk, AKA the best actor and possibly best person alive, launched Sterling Farms, a chain of grocery and… Read More

The Atlanta indictment alleges a top-down conspiracy.

A Breakdown of the Atlanta Cheating Scandal

by Slate

A March 29 grand jury indictment details… Read More

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