William Filene, Caitlin Cimeno, and Greg Cimeno

Meet the People Who Thought Trayvon Martin Halloween Costumes Would be Funny

by #teamEBONY

On the left, dressed in blackface and a hoodie, is William Filene, 25, of Cape Coral, Florida. Since misfortune and crime are hilarious… Read More

San Jose State University Crowns First Black Homecoming King And Queen

Oldest California University Crowns First Black Homecoming King and Queen

by #teamEBONY

  California’s oldest university just named its first black homecoming king and queen. Seniors Daniel… Read More

Light Skin Simps, Dark Skin Studs:<br />
Black Men and Colorism

Light Skin Simps, Dark Skin Studs:
Black Men and Colorism

by Gerren Keith Gaynor

While skimming through my Instagram timeline recently, I came across a photo of actor Michael Ealy with some very colorful captions: “We outta… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 27

#31forMARISSA
Day 27

by Esther Armah

Today is day 27 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
DAY 26

#31forMARISSA
DAY 26

by Esther Armah

Today is day 26 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 25

#31forMARISSA
Day 25

by Esther Armah

Today is day 25 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

President Barack Obama

POTUS Heads to Brooklyn

by Grant Yanney

Today, President Obama heads to the Big Apple to meet students at Brooklyn's Pathways in Technology Early College High School… Read More

President Obama Designates Judge Patricia E. Campbell-Smith to Serve as Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Obama Appoints First Black Chief Judge of U.S. Federal Claims Court

by #teamEBONY

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Obama announced that he has designated Judge Patricia E. Campbell-Smith to be the Chief Judge of the U.S… Read More

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A Tale of Two Austins

[GENTRIFICATION DIARIES]
A Tale of Two Austins

by Adam Harris

Secure in the fact that a move from Lubbock would be ideal after graduating from Texas Tech University, my fiancé and I were… Read More

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