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On Charlie Sheen, HIV and White Privilege

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This week, longtime actor and notorious bad boy Charlie Sheen revealed… Read More

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Judge Calls for Chicago Police to Release Laquan McDonald Dash Cam Video

by #teamEBONY

Chicago police must release dash cam video believed to show an officer fatally shooting a 17-year-old male 16 times. Cook County Judge Franklin Valderrama… Read More

The Future Seems Bleak for People of Color, Muslims After Paris Attack

The Future Seems Bleak for People of Color, Muslims After Paris Attack

by Dolores Bakela

Raw. This is how everyone seems to be feeling at the moment in Paris. As I cross Square Léon in the north of Paris… Read More

Portraits of Black Faculty Members Defaced at Harvard

Portraits of Black Faculty Members Defaced at Harvard

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In response to a nationwide protest held by Black college students attending predominantly white institutions, the portraits of some of Harvard University's… Read More

Suspected Mastermind Behind Paris Attacks Killed in Raid

Suspected Mastermind Behind Paris Attacks Killed in Raid

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The Belgian extremist suspected of masterminding the deadly attacks in Paris last week is dead, according to French officials. 27-year-old… Read More

Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting Escape Charges

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by #teamEBONY

The mother of a 12-year-old Black child who was shot and killed by a white Cleveland police officer will testify before a grand jury soon. Samaria… Read More

You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

by Charles Robinson

“I will give anyone in this room a thousand dollars if they will produce a list of Black Republican staffers who work on Capitol Hill,”… Read More

Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting Escape Charges

One Year Later: Justice for Tamir Rice

by #teamEBONY

Nov. 23 will mark one year since 12-year-old Tamir Rice was gunned down by a Cleveland police officer while playing near his home. The investigation… Read More

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

by Renee Bracey Sherman

As state anti-choice legislation shutters abortion clinics, abortion rights advocates say the country is beginning to see the impact on access to… Read More

At Least 31 Dead, 72 Injured in Nigerian Bomb Blast

At Least 31 Dead, 72 Injured in Nigerian Bomb Blast

by #teamEBONY

At least 31 people were killed and 72 others injured in a bomb blast in the northeastern Nigerian city of Yola late Tuesday. An official… Read More

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