Charges in Flint Water Crisis Are Tip of the Iceberg

Charges in Flint Water Crisis Are Tip of the Iceberg

by Bankole Thompson

Michigan Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette’s decision to charge Mike Glasgow, Stephen Busch and Mike Prysby, three low level employees… Read More

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Why More Black Men Must Be Feminists

by Wade A. Davis, II

The first time I read Melissa Harris Perry’s book Sister Citizen, I realized I knew even less than I imagined about what it means to… Read More

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W. Kamau Bell went to some extreme lengths to tackle the always uncomfortable, often dangerous, topic of race in America for his new CNN docu-series… Read More

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A Baltimore judge will hear a motion by prosecutors to compel a second police officer to testify against his colleague on charges stemming from the… Read More

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When Akai Gurley was killed in November 2014, his death was not muddied by the controversy that plagued the high profile cases of Eric… Read More

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President Obama said laws that would discriminate against members of Mississippi and North Carolina's LGBT population should be overturned. In… Read More

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by Madison J. Gray

Prince's body was cremated Saturday, and a private ceremony held for his family in the wake of his death after he was found unresponsive at his… Read More

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Is My Brother’s Keeper Too Worried About Sitting With The Cool Kids?

by Tansy Breshears

As was reported in multiple news outlets a few days ago, musician Rick Ross was attending a meeting at the White House… Read More

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

by #teamEBONY

Six men arrested during the unrest prompted by Freddie Gray’s death in police custody sued the Baltimore Police Department, the state and more… Read More

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