Deny the Past, Deny the Future:<br />
Jada Williams, Fredrick Douglass and Educational Disparity

Deny the Past, Deny the Future:
Jada Williams, Fredrick Douglass and Educational Disparity

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

At the close of each Black History Month I often feel a profound sense of loss. This feeling is not because there will be less programming… Read More

NO WAY OUT:<br />
Mother Jailed for 'Stealing' Child's Education

NO WAY OUT:
Mother Jailed for 'Stealing' Child's Education

by David Leonard

Tanya McDowell has joined the ranks of millions of people, mostly of color, facing incarceration.  In April 2011, Read More

Autism Detected Late in Minority Children

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by #teamEBONY

Preliminary research has found a delay in autism diagnosis for minority children. On average, the developmental disability is diagnosed… Read More

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Has School Desegregation Been Good for Blacks?

DEBATE!
Has School Desegregation Been Good for Blacks?

by The Loop 21

There’s something to be gained from turning an eye to the Black history moments that directly influence every aspect of our lives today… Read More

Julianne Malveaux&nbsp;Steps Down as Bennett College President

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by #teamEBONY

Well renowned in the world of economy, Julianne Malveaux is stepping down in May from her post as president of Bennett College… Read More

Black Student Sole Valedictorian

Black Student Sole Valedictorian

by #teamEBONY

Controversy began when Gainesville High School student Cody Stephens was slated to be co-valedictorian with… Read More

Maryland's HBCUs Sue for Equality

Maryland's HBCUs Sue for Equality

by #teamEBONY

Records show that Maryland's four HBCUs --- Morgan State, Bowie State, Coppin State, and… Read More

Policing Our Schools: When Discipline Goes Wrong

Policing Our Schools: When Discipline Goes Wrong

by Josie Pickens

There is a war going on in our schools and our children are collecting the types of battle scars that we spend our lives hoping to… Read More

Realizing Black Male Success

Realizing Black Male Success

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

"Black male success". These three words are elusive in the press and too rarely associated with the brothers in our everyday… Read More

LeVar Burton Is Bringing Back Reading Rainbow Using Digital Media

LeVar Burton Is Bringing Back Reading Rainbow Using Digital Media

by #teamEBONY

Without a doubt, we bet you can sing the famous theme song to Reading Rainbow with your eyes closed and one hand tied behind… Read More

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