Anjohnito "AJ" Willet, 16

Arrest Made in Pittsburgh High School Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Police have made an arrest in the shooting near Brashear High School. Anjohnito "AJ" Willet, 16, was taken into custody… Read More

Renisha McBride

Murdered for Asking for Help While Black

by #teamEBONY

The murder of Renisha McBride suggests that asking for help while Black is a capital offense. It has long been a crime. The right… Read More

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The Problem With the Lack of Black Judges in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia

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Most of the conversation about President Barack Obama's judicial nominations these days focuses on the unprecedented Republican… Read More

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Betting on Black Communities

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The Interracial Marriage Gag Reflex?

by #teamEBONY

Cotton-topped ladies man Richard Cohen hilariously poses as a "liberal" columnist at the Washington Post, despite… Read More

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

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Students and faculty rallied at Alabama State University last Friday to show support for the school as the search… Read More

Kalief Browder

Teenager Unjustly Jailed for Three Years, Released With No Apology

by #teamEBONY

20-year-old Kalief Browder may be physically free, but mentally he is still trapped behind bars on Rikers, where every day was a… Read More

Renisha McBride

Renisha McBride Murder Ruled Homicide by Medical Examiner

by #teamEBONY

An autopsy report on a 19-year-old woman, who was shot and killed on a front porch in Detroit, determined that she was shot in the… Read More

Craig Cobb

Surprise! White Separatist Learns He Has Black Blood

by #teamEBONY

A White supremacist best known for his efforts to erect a Whites-only enclave in North Dakota was stunned into awkward silence after… Read More

Dave Wilson

How to Win an Election as a Republican? Pretend to be Black

by #teamEBONY

A White, anti-gay Republican candidate for public office stunned many in Houston last week when he defeated his African-American… Read More

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