Does the Fourth Amendment Really Protect People of Color?

Does the Fourth Amendment Really Protect People of Color?

by Janae Bonsu

You may think that you should be able to leave your home at any time without fear of being stopped and questioned by law enforcement officials for… Read More

With Another Loss in Freddie Gray Case, Prosecution Feels the Pressure

With Another Loss in Freddie Gray Case, Prosecution Feels the Pressure

by Charles Robinson

Now that Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson, Jr. has been acquitted of all charges involving the death of Freddie Gray, weaknesses in the case… Read More

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Black Twitter Hilariously Celebrates SCOTUS' Affirmative Action Decision

by #teamEBONY

After news of the Supreme Court ruling upholding Affirmative Action in… Read More

Freddie Gray Trial: Judge Acquits Second Officer in Case

Freddie Gray Trial: Judge Acquits Second Officer in Case

by #teamEBONY

A judge has found a Baltimore Police van driver not guilty of all charges in the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, whose broken neck in police custody… Read More

Supreme Court Upholds University of Texas' Affirmative Action Program

Supreme Court Upholds University of Texas' Affirmative Action Program

by #teamEBONY

Court on Thursday upheld the University of Texas admissions program that takes account of race. The justices voted in favor of the Texas program by… Read More

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Democrats Conclude Gun Control Sit-in

by #teamEBONY

House Democrats have ended their 25 1/2 hour sit-in on the chamber's floor that they've been staging to demand votes on gun control Thursday. With… Read More

Are Black Vendors Getting Dissed by the Democrats?

Are Black Vendors Getting Dissed by the Democrats?

by Josh Peterson/Urban News Service

While Democrats scramble to secure the African American community's support post-Obama, Black contractors complain that they are not getting their… Read More

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DNA Test Reveals Inmate Is Not Prince's Son

by #teamEBONY

DNA test results show a Colorado prison inmate is not Prince's son, a person who has seen a sealed document said Wednesday. The finding… Read More

Like Black Lives, Kendrick Johnson’s Case Shows Black Deaths Don’t Matter<br />

Like Black Lives, Kendrick Johnson’s Case Shows Black Deaths Don’t Matter

by LaSha

Progress. There's no word America loves more to describe the racial climate in this country than progress. "We've got a long way to go… Read More

For Gun Control Measure Vote, Rep. John Lewis Brings Back Sit-In

For Gun Control Measure Vote, Rep. John Lewis Brings Back Sit-In

by #teamEBONY

Updated: 4:15 p.m. In an attempt to force a vote on gun control measures a group of Democrats disrupted the House of Representatives… Read More

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