Black farmers to receive payouts in $1.2 billion from federal lawsuit settlement

$1.2 Billion Settlement Given to Black Farmers

by Black Enterprise

After years of protests and lawsuits, Black farmers in the south will begin receiving payments this week as a result of a $1.2 billion… Read More

Gun Violence's No. 1 Target: Black Children

Black Children Hurt by Gun Violence the Most

by The Root

In the weeks since the Washington Navy Yard shooting, the city of New Orleans reached a tragic milestone. All told, 108… Read More

If Miriam Carey Were White,<br />
Would She Still Be Alive?

If Miriam Carey Were White,
Would She Still Be Alive?

by Tanya Steele

I cannot get the image of Miriam Carey's daughter out of my head. During coverage of Read More

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‘Dear ’Publicans’<br />

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‘Dear ’Publicans’

by Asha French

Dear Members of Congress, I hear Read More

#31forMARISSA:<br />
Day 6

#31forMARISSA:
Day 6

by Esther Armah

Today is day 6 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support… Read More

#31forMARISSA:<br />
Day 5

#31forMARISSA:
Day 5

by Esther Armah

Today is day 5 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support… Read More

#31forMARISSA:<br />
Day 4

#31forMARISSA:
Day 4

by Esther Armah

Today is day 4 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support… Read More

Kids and Families:<br />
The REAL Victims of the GOP Shutdown<br />
<br />

Kids and Families:
The REAL Victims of the GOP Shutdown

by Dr. Khalilah L. Brown-Dean

One of the things I love most about being a political scientist is that there are always fascinating political developments… Read More

Miriam Carey, Capitol Suspect, Suffered Post-Partum Depression

Miriam Carey Possibly Suffered From Post-Partum Depression

by #teamEBONY

A woman killed by police today after a high-speed chase through Washington, D.C., that led to a lockdown of Capitol Hill suffered… Read More

Death Toll of African Migrants Still Rising in Horrific Shipwreck off Italian Coast

Over 100 African Immigrants Killed in Italian Shipwreck

by Slate

The death toll continued to rise late on Thursday in the horrific shipwreck off the coast of southern Italy, with Italian officials… Read More

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