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Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

by #teamEBONY

Six men arrested during the unrest prompted by Freddie Gray’s death in police custody sued the Baltimore Police Department, the state and more… Read More

Family of Chicago Teen Fatally Shot By Police to Sue

Family of Chicago Teen Fatally Shot By Police to Sue

by #teamEBONY

The family of a 16-year-old boy fatally shot by Chicago police has filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday… Read More

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Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist who was born a slave, will stand with George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Benjamin Franklin… Read More

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Michigan's attorney general will announce criminal charges Wednesday against two state regulators and a Flint employee, alleging wrongdoing related… Read More

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by Kassandra Frederique

Today is the day that dedicated weed enthusiasts around the world will celebrate by blazing up in unison. You’ll read stories that make it sound… Read More

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20 Months Later: Journalists Still Facing Charges From Ferguson Coverage

by #teamEBONY

Wesley Lowery a reporter for the Washington Post and Ryan Reilly, who writes for The Huffington Post, were among the many journalists who converged… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A former police officer convicted in the accidental shooting death of… Read More

Buzzfeed Calls “Black People Questions” Video a 'Mistake'

Buzzfeed Calls “Black People Questions” Video a 'Mistake'

by #teamEBONY

Buzzfeed finally (and formally) addressed a video that had Black folk deep in their feelings last week…and not in a good way.   The… Read More

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In This Election, Solutions Weigh Heavier Than Hot Sauce

by Richard Fowler

On Monday, New York’s Power 105.1 featured Hillary Clinton… Read More

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