Tony Dorsett, Brain Injury, and Giving Up on Football

Tony Dorsett, Brain Injury, and Giving Up on Football

by The Atlantic

Football is violence. Some running backs embrace this and broadcast this. I think of how Earl Campbell played offense like he was… Read More

President Obama Apologizes for Insurance Policy Cancellations

President Obama Apologizes for Insurance Policy Cancellations

by #teamEBONY

President Obama said in an interview with NBC News that he is sorry some Americans have lost their existing health coverage due to… Read More

Questions Arise from New Footage of Kendrick Johnson

Questions Arise from New Footage of Kendrick Johnson

by The Grio

The lawyers for the family of Kendrick Johnson held an impromptu media conference Thursday in response to hours-long surveillance… Read More

"Honorary Black Man" Richie Incognito Investigated for Molesting Black Woman

"Honorary Black Man" Richie Incognito Investigated for Molesting Black Woman

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Miami Dolphins lineman Richie Incognito was investigated last year for harassing a volunteer at the Dolphins' annual golf tournament… Read More

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Stay Black, Die

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What do you do in a world without sanctuary? How do you function when your ability to do so is literally threatened at every moment… Read More

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Detroit Demands Answers in McBride Killing

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by #teamEBONY

Community leaders are planning to assemble Thursday evening at the Dearborn Heights Police Department to demand answers… Read More

Can Science Help You Understand a Conservative's Way of Thinking?

Can Science Help You Understand a Conservative's Way of Thinking?

by #teamEBONY

A growing body of research suggests that we are a nation divided not only by partisanship or how we view various issues, but also… Read More

Prosecutors Investigating Murder of Renisha McBride

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by #teamEBONY

Prosecutors are seeking more information from police before deciding whether to charge a man who fatally shot 19-year-old Renisha… Read More

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Jim Jones on Gentrification

[THIS HAPPENED]
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by Michael Arceneaux

So there’s a petition out calling on Beyoncé to skip the KimYe wedding because, uh, apparently, some… Read More

Lonnie Johnson

Man Behind Super Soaker Gets $73 Million

by #teamEBONY

The Atlanta-based company behind the Super Soaker water gun and Nerf toy guns has been awarded nearly $73 million in royalties from… Read More

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