Are African-Americans More Vulnerable to Climate Change?<br />

Are African-Americans More Vulnerable to Climate Change?

by Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd

This weekend, major urban areas of the northeast United States experienced an epic blizzard. This follows months of challenging… Read More

Leonard Pitts

On Guns, Conservatives Rewrite, Disrespect African-American History

by #teamEBONY

Rush Limbaugh thinks John Lewis should have been armed. “If a lot of African-Americans back in the ’60s had… Read More

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First Lady to Attend Hadiya Pendleton Funeral

by #teamEBONY

First Lady Michelle Obama is expected to attend the funeral of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton who was  Read More

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Christopher Dorner Manhunt

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Police launched a massive manhunt for a former Los Angeles officer suspected of killing a couple over the weekend and opening fire… Read More

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Essie Mae Washington-Williams, Black Daughter of Strom Thurmond, Dies

by #teamEBONY

It’s time to say goodbye to Essie Mae: a woman the world didn’t know until she was 78, and a woman whose very existence… Read More

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Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Points to 'Systemic Failure' in Fatal Police Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Mike DeWine said Tuesday that a November police chase that ended with the fatal shooting of two… Read More

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The State of HIV/AIDS in Black America

by Rod McCullom

There is some good news and not-so-good news to report on National Black HIV/AIDS… Read More

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Needs Work

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by Zerlina Maxwell

The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) turned 20 years old this week, but there are still areas where the law could be improved and… Read More

Remembering Terry Glover

Remembering Terry Glover

by #teamEBONY

We have lost one of our own: Terry Glover, the magazine’s beloved managing editor, recently passed away after a prolonged illness… Read More

Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence

Slain Cal State Fullerton Coach, Fiance Remembered by Friends, Family

by #teamEBONY

Family and friends had only praise for a Cal State Fullerton coach and her fiance Monday, a day after the recently engaged college… Read More

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