Suspect’s wife in pastor killing had filed rape complaint against victim

Pastor Murdered in Pulpit Accused of Rape

by The Grio

The wife of a Louisiana man charged with killing a preacher had filed a rape complaint against the pastor two days before the shooting… Read More

Marissa Alexander

What We've Learned From the Marissa Alexander Case

by #teamEBONY

I am passionate about domestic violence, because I am a childhood survivor of domestic violence. I know all too well the ways in… Read More

What You Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

What You Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

by The Washington Post

A government shutdown starting Tuesday, Oct. 1, is now upon us. The House and Senate couldn't agree on a bill to fund the government… Read More

Reversing the Black Male College Drop-Out Crisis

Reversing the Black Male College Drop-Out Crisis

by Dr. Donald E. Grant, Jr.

Contrary to popular belief, there are  Read More

Will Obamacare Succeed?

Will Obamacare Succeed?

by Riley Wilson

As today begins the era of Obamacare, the debate over the president's healthcare reform plan continues. There’s a wonder… Read More

OBAMACARE IS NOW<br />
(And Here’s What You Need to Know)<br />
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OBAMACARE IS NOW
(And Here’s What You Need to Know)

by Zerlina Maxwell

The historic and controversial Obamacare is now in effect. Beginning today, you can go to  Read More

Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill

First Government Shutdown in 17 Years Approaching

by The Washington Post

The U.S. government was bracing on Monday for its first shutdown in nearly two decades, with frustrated and weary lawmakers gathering… Read More

[ENOUGH] Black Teachers Hit Hardest by Chicago School Layoffs

[ENOUGH] Black Teachers Hit Hardest by Chicago School Layoffs

by Rod McCullom

Chicago Public Schools have laid off Read More

Ugandan Women ‘BeadforLife’<br />

Ugandan Women ‘BeadforLife’

by Princess Gabbara

At first glance, a BeadforLife piece may look like any another bracelet —but the story behind it just might be enough to convince… Read More

Ted Cruz.

Republicans Know Obamacare Will Work

by #teamEBONY

What is it about Obamacare that compels seemingly intelligent people to explode in bubbling spasms of stupid? Are they misinformed?… Read More

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