George Zimmerman Is Not A Celebrity

George Zimmerman Is Not a Celebrity
[And, Thus, We Will Not Treat Him as Such]

by Jamilah Lemieux

Today, word hit the internet that there are plans for a possible "celebrity" boxing match between George Zimmerman, who… Read More

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July 28 New Date for Marissa Alexander's Trial

by #teamEBONY

On Thursday, January 30, Marissa Alexander was granted a request to have her trial rescheduled for July 28th. Alexander's attorney… Read More

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DMX to Box George Zimmerman

by #teamEBONY

Seems like the former neighborhood watchman has found yet another way to remain in the public limelight. This time, he'll be… Read More

Alfred Wright

Alfred Wright's Death Investigated by Department of Justice

by #teamEBONY

The United States Department of Justice will now open an investigation into the death of Jasper native Alfred Wright. Sheila… Read More

Soon-Yi Previn; Woody Allen

To the Woody Allen Defenders

by Michael Arceneaux

In an essay entitled “Don't… Read More

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Ghana Spawns

by Bolanle Omisore

Last summer, I was told unequivocally that I should bleach my skin. It was a well-intentioned suggestion from a neighbor, a woman… Read More

President Barack Obama

Our Voice, Our Values, Our Vote Series Launched by DNC

by #teamEBONY

The DNC is launching the “Our Values, Our Voice, Our Vote” series online at to celebrate the diversity… Read More

Jordan Davis and Lucia McBath

Jordan Davis's Mother, Lucia McBath, on the Death of Her Son

by The Atlantic

In the wake of Jordan Davis's death, his mother Lucia McBath has become active in the fight against Stand Your Ground laws. She… Read More

The Massive Liberal Failure on Race

How Integration was Hurt by Liberal's Love of Busing

by Slate

For the decade after Brown, White schools in the South evaded and resisted integration. Then, under Lyndon Johnson, the Department… Read More

University of California-Irvine Chancellor Michael Drake

Michael Drake First Black Head of Ohio State University

by Huffington Post

Ohio State University trustees picked a California educator as the school's next president Thursday, ending a search that began… Read More

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