ICYMI: Sheriff David Clarke and Don Lemon Get Heated

ICYMI: Sheriff David Clarke and Don Lemon Get Heated

by #teamEBONY

It's not a surprise that Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has no love for Black Lives Matter because he's made that clear in the past… Read More

Grappling With the Divide Between Cops and Community

Grappling With the Divide Between Cops and Community

by Corey G. Johnson / The Marshall Project

For many throughout the country, the police-involved shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Philando Castile in Minneapolis, as well as the killings… Read More

Chicago Poets Come Together to Speak on #BLACKLIFE

Chicago Poets Come Together to Speak on #BLACKLIFE

In an effort to address the recent police-involved shootings of a growing list of Black people, including Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, EBONY… Read More

CPD Facing Hate Crime Lawsuit

CPD Facing Hate Crime Lawsuit

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The family of a college student who was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer has amended a lawsuit to label the shooting a hate crime. The lawyer… Read More

Lawmaker Tells of His Own Unnerving Encounters with Police

Lawmaker Tells of His Own Unnerving Encounters with Police

by #teamEBONY

Issues between the African American community and law enforcement run deep, so deep in fact that members of Congress are revealing their own encounters… Read More

A Marathon Vigil In Memory of Alton Sterling

A Marathon Vigil In Memory of Alton Sterling

by Mable Ivory

Outside the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where Alton Sterling was slain by the police a week ago, the community gathered together… Read More

[Watch Live] President Obama and The People: A National Town Hall

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After the violent events of last week, emotions are remaining high and President Obama is convening a national conversation on race. Spurred by the… Read More

Flint Water Crisis: City to Replace Lead Lines

Flint Water Crisis: City to Replace Lead Lines

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Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said she would ask the city council to approve contracts this week to hire two companies to replace 250 of the city's… Read More

ACLU Sues Baton Rouge Police Department

ACLU Sues Baton Rouge Police Department

by #teamEBONY

Louisiana state police and Baton Rouge law enforcement officials are being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and four other social… Read More

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Black People Have No Reason to Trust the Police

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Almost two years ago, the world watched Eric Garner die at the hands of police officers on an endless loop, the consequences of the 24-hour news cycle… Read More

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