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President Obama unveiled his historic program “My Brother’s Keeper” at the White House this Thursday, surrounded… Read More

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How Madison Avenue has Failed on Race

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The liberal establishment’s third and perhaps biggest blunder in dealing with the legacy of Jim Crow isn’t tied to the… Read More

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100 Lesbian, Queer, Bisexual, and Transsexual Black Women You Should Know

by #teamEBONY

Black lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and transgender women represent a vibrant and visible portion of the LGBTQ community. In addition… Read More

Obama Looks to Boost Young Minorities

President Obama Launches My Brother's Keeper

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama on Thursday launched a new initiative to provide greater opportunities for young Black and Hispanic men, a… Read More

Asean Johnson

Asean Johnson:
Chicago's Activist 4th Grader Fights for Educational Equality

by Kristin Braswell

When a then 9-year-old Asean Johnson took… Read More

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Film to Explore George Stinney, Jr. Execution

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In 1944 in Alcolu, South Carolina, a then-14-year-old George Stinney Jr. was outside tending to his family's cows with his sister… Read More

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by The Washington Post

Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center on Thursday morning after experiencing faintness… Read More

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on Education for Black Youth

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Starting next month, the White House Initiative for Educational Excellence for African Americans and EBONY Magazine Read More

White House Announces Young Black Male Empowerment Initiative

White House Announces Young Black Male Empowerment Initiative

by #teamEBONY

Today, the White House will launch the "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, in order to empower Black boys and young men… Read More

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