Diversity Advocate Hank Williams Dead at 50

Diversity Advocate Hank Williams Dead at 50

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Veteran tech entrepreneur and diversity advocate Hank Williams has died. He was 50. Williams, a resident of New York, died Sunday… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The Cleveland police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Tamir Rice contend that they were not deliberately indifferent to the 12-year-old's… Read More

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Can Collegiate Athletes Affect Change Without Repercussions?

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University of Missouri coach Gary Pinkel’s announcement that he will retire at the end of this season because of non-Hodgkin's… Read More

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The tragic timing of the Paris terrorist attacks on Friday gave Hillary Clinton the chance to show off her foreign policy chops during Saturday evening’s… Read More

In New Supreme Court Case, Stakes Are High for Black Women in Texas

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by Marva Sadler

Starting in 2013 with Wendy Davis’ now-famous pink-sneakered filibuster, the raging battle to keep Texas’ abortion clinics open has become… Read More

Palm Beach Gardens Police Officer Who Killed Corey Jones Fired

Palm Beach Gardens Police Officer Who Killed Corey Jones Fired

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A Florida police officer who fatally shot a man whose car broke down last month has been fired. Palm Beach Gardens police Officer Nouman… Read More

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Donald Trump Calls Mizzou Protests 'Disgusting'

by #teamEBONY

Real estate mogul and 2016 GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump blasted the recent protests happening at the University of Missouri, and referred… Read More

E.E.O.C. Chairwoman Jacqueline Berrien Dead at 53

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by #teamEBONY

Jacqueline Berrien, a civil rights lawyer who served as President Obama's chairwoman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, has died. She… Read More

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The New Double Standard in Attitudes Toward Drugs

by Lauren Craig

That thumping sound you heard last week? The collective pat on the back that White, monied Americans are giving themselves for successfully shifting… Read More

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