Flint-Linked Detroit Schools Chief to Step Down<br />

Flint-Linked Detroit Schools Chief to Step Down

by Bankole Thompson

With pressure building, it was just a matter of time before Darnell Earley, the embattled emergency manager of the Detroit Public Schools was either… Read More

Bill Cosby Accuser Chloe Goins Drops Sexual Assault Suit

Bill Cosby Accuser Chloe Goins Drops Sexual Assault Suit

by #teamEBONY

One of several women who have accused famed comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault has dropped her case. Chloe Goins voluntarily dropped… Read More

Zika Virus: 1st Case of Disease Spread Via Sexual Contact Confirmed

Zika Virus: 1st Case of Disease Spread Via Sexual Contact Confirmed

by #teamEBONY

Authorities in Dallas County, Tex. said they have confirmed the first case of the mosquito-borne Zika virus being acquired via sexual contact. In… Read More

#FlintWaterCrisis Is a Reproductive Justice Issue

#FlintWaterCrisis Is a Reproductive Justice Issue

by Josie Pickens

Russell Simmons has been chronicling his recent visit to Flint, Michigan, on Instragram… Read More

Looking at 'The People vs. O.J. Simpson' Through a Modern Lens

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by Jamilah Lemieux

Last October marked 20 years since O.J. Simpson was acquitted of charges relating to the gruesome murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald… Read More

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Cosby Lawyers Push to Throw Out Sexual Assault Case

by #teamEBONY

Bill Cosby arrived at court Tuesday to try to get the sexual assault charges against him thrown out because of what his lawyers say was a binding… Read More

Sandra Bland Family Lawyers Push for Unreleased Files

Sandra Bland Family Lawyers Push for Unreleased Files

by #teamEBONY

The family of Sandra Bland is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the 28-year-old… Read More

Zika Virus Declared International Emergency by WHO

Zika Virus Declared International Emergency by WHO

by #teamEBONY

The World Health Organization declared an international emergency on Monday over the explosive spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is linked… Read More

Boko Haram Burns Children Alive in Latest Attack

Boko Haram Burns Children Alive in Latest Attack

by #teamEBONY

A survivor who hid in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists burn children to death. The latest attack is one of many executed by Nigeria's… Read More

The History of Black History Month

The History of Black History Month

by Gregory Carr, Ph.D

“This is the meaning of Negro History Week.  It is not so much a Negro History Week as it is a History week.  We… Read More

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