[NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY]<br />
Yes, Coming Out Matters

[NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY]
Yes, Coming Out Matters

by Karess Taylor-Hughes

I come from a small town in Long Island with large African-American and Latino populations. It was a fairly socially conservative… Read More

[NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY]<br />
A Senior's Story

[NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY]
A Senior's Story

by Kimberley McLeod

Often times, the face of “coming out” stories is school-age adolescents, overlooking the many lesbian, gay, bisexual… Read More

They Have a Dream

They Have a Dream

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

It’s a fact: Young people are historically the highest-profile activists in most social and civic movements for change. Consider this: A 20-something… Read More

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'We Are Family'

[NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY]
'We Are Family'

by Sharon J. Lettman-Hicks

It’s impossible for me to talk about the fight for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) equality without talking… Read More

"Negro Bed Wench?"<br />
Negro, Please

"Negro Bed Wench?"
Negro, Please

by Shafiqah Hudson

It is extremely difficult to draw true parallels between the lives/experiences of Black people in the United States in the present… Read More

Kwame Kilpatrick

Kwame Kilpatrick Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison

by Huffington Post

Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison Thursday, seven months after he was convicted of public corruption in federal… Read More

Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck

Air Conditioning is the Ugly Side of Welfare? "Yes!" Says Elizabeth Hasselbeck

by #teamEBONY

Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Thursday suggested that welfare recipients who had air conditioning and cell phones were part… Read More

#31forMARISSA<br />
Day 10

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Day 10

by Esther Armah

Today is day 10 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support of Marissa Alexander… Read More

Obamacare saved my family from financial ruin

Obamacare Saved My Family

by The Washington Post

House Speaker John Boehner and his tea party friends shut down the U.S. government because of people like me. I am the mother of… Read More

Obama on GOP: “The only thing not on their list is my resignation”

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by #teamEBONY

According to a New York Times report, President Obama told House Democrats tonight that Republicans are demanding everything… Read More

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