Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

by Blavity.com

On February 8th, Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn… Read More

California High School Plans Walk-out

California High School Plans Walk-out

by #teamEBONY

A California high school has planned a walk-out in protest of a poster that many say is offensive to Black History Month. On Feb. 5, a poster… Read More

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

Fifty years after the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, the agenda and style of the legendary Black revolutionary organization… Read More

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We Fight, We Love -- A Revolutionary Act

by Dante Barry

I was at a bar with friends the night George Zimmerman was found not guilty of murdering Trayvon Martin, and I remember the anger… Read More

For Activist Rev. Sekou, ‘The Revolution Has Come’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

For Activist Rev. Sekou, ‘The Revolution Has Come’ [INTERVIEW]

by Brooke Obie

This week, St. Louis activist and theologian Reverend Osagyefo Sekou was acquitted of charges stemming from his involvement in a… Read More

King Honored by #BlackLivesMatter Generation

King Honored by #BlackLivesMatter Generation

by Matthew Allen

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) has been home to one of the largests tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for 30 years. An event… Read More

Did the EPA Fail to Protect a Black Community from Environmental Racism?

Did the EPA Fail to Protect a Black Community from Environmental Racism?

by Jazelle Hunt

Over the last 14 years, a landfill has been consuming Ronald Smith’s hometown. The aptly named Stone’s Throw Landfill is situated… Read More

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Martin Luther King's Decades Old "Lost" Speech Surfaces

by Charles Robinson

As the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday approached this year, the National Press Club recently went public last week with excerpts from… Read More

The Amazing Race (of people) EBONY Magazine Harry Belanfonte, Jesse Williams and Zendaya Coleman

The Amazing Race (of People)

by Kierna Mayo and Jamilah Lemieux

Mr. Harry Belafonte, 88, a legend among men, a king among kings, is the embodiment of Black resistance. A born star, and Hollywood royalty… Read More

'Birdie Africa,' Child Icon Of 1985 Philly MOVE Bombing, Dies

Why the MOVE Bombing is So Relevant Today

by Blavity.com

I will never forget hearing about the MOVE bombing for the first time. I was in eighth-grade and activist Romona Africa along with other members of… Read More

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