One Year After Sandy,<br />
Youth Work to Rebuild Rockaway

One Year After Sandy,
Youth Work to Rebuild Rockaway

by Ravelle Worthington

One year ago, a hurricane – the worst storm the Northeast had ever seen – touched land, wreaking havoc on communities… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 24

#31forMARISSA
Day 24

by Esther Armah

Today is day 24 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

Music Teacher Segregates Class By Race & Insults Black Children

Music Teacher Segregates Class by Race

by #teamEBONY

Fifth graders at Hazel Harvey Peace Elementary… Read More

Kayla Phillips

Another Black Shopper Targeted by Barney's

by #teamEBONY

Less than 24 hours after the news that Barneys and the New York Police Department are being… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 23

#31forMARISSA
Day 23

by Esther Armah

Today is day 23 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

Farryn Johnson

Black Woman Fired from Hooters Because of Blonde Highlights

by #teamEBONY

  When will the foolishness and hoopla around black people's hair stop? Over the past year we've had to hear about a  Read More

Major R. Owens

Major Owens Dies at 77

by #teamEBONY

Major R. Owens, a former librarian who went to Congress from Brooklyn and remained there for 24 years, fighting for more federal… Read More

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Terror in Kenya: Whose Frankenstein?

[AFRICAN CONNECTION]
Terror in Kenya: Whose Frankenstein?

by Mukoma Wa Ngugi

Al Shabab’s attack of the Westgate mall in Kenya had the single goal of creating a spectacle of terror. Ostensibly, the goal… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 22

#31forMARISSA
Day 22

by Esther Armah

Today is day 22 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

African Girl Trafficked Into Britain For “Organ Harvesting”

Somali Girl Trafficked into Britain for "Organ Harvesting"

by #teamEBONY

In something that reads like a horror story, it’s been discovered that a young Somali girl was smuggled into Britain for the sole purpose of… Read More

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