MAC Instagram Photo Prompts Racist Comments

MAC Instagram Photo Prompts Racist Comments

by #teamEBONY

MAC posted a beautiful image of a Black woman's lips that brought the ugly out of some. Late Wednesday evening, the cosmetics brand shared… Read More

Cop Resigns After Instructing Motorists to Run Over #BLM Activists

Cop Resigns After Instructing Motorists to Run Over #BLM Activists

by #teamEBONY

A Minnesota police sergeant who told drivers to run over Black Lives Matter protesters in a Facebook comment has resigned. Last month, Jeffrey Rothecker… Read More

Pope Suggests Contraception in Zika Crisis

Pope Suggests Contraception in Zika Crisis

by #teamEBONY

Pope Francis has suggested that women threatened with the Zika virus could use artificial contraception, saying there’s a clear moral difference… Read More

Does Rape Culture Have an Opposite?

Does Rape Culture Have an Opposite?

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I teach at an HBCU. Doing so is equal parts education, activism and glee. While most of us only get to experience youthful Black… Read More

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Poll Reveals States With the Most Politically Engaged Blacks

by #teamEBONY

To say that the Black vote matters is an understatement. Just about every potential nominee has vied for the Black vote, with the exception of Donald… Read More

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Chicago Police to Release Police Shooting Footage Sooner

by #teamEBONY

The city of Chicago said it will start releasing footage of police shootings more quickly, as activists critical of how authorities… Read More

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

Fifty years after the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, the agenda and style of the legendary Black revolutionary organization… Read More

Laquan McDonald Coalition Calls for Special Prosecutor

Laquan McDonald Coalition Calls for Special Prosecutor

by #teamEBONY

A coalition of elected leaders, activists and attorneys filed a petition asking that a special prosecutor be appointed to take over the case of Laquan… Read More

UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dies

UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dies

by #teamEBONY

Former United Nations secretary general Boutros Boutros-Ghali has died. He was 93. Boutros-Ghali, who was the first UN secretary… Read More

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Report: Blacks Choosing Low-Paying Majors

by #teamEBONY

African Americans are graduating from college at a historically higher rate, but according to new research, they are choosing majors at the low end… Read More

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