Grand Jury Decides No Indictment for Ferguson Cop

Grand Jury Decides No Indictment for Ferguson Cop

by #teamEBONY

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – A grand jury has reached a decision to not indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. As… Read More

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What do you do when you’re born bad? If you are a problem for simply living and breathing, then what exactly are you to do… Read More

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by Bradford J. Howard

Amidst resurrected allegations of comedian/cultural icon Bill Cosby sexually assaulting yet another of his former female associates… Read More

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by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

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The end of the year is a natural time for reflection. It’s a moment when we look back at the highs and lows with an informed perspective that… Read More

 Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission After Declaring State of Emergency

Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission

by Katina Parker

On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon--who has been heavily criticized for his response to the murder of Mike Brown and subsequent… Read More

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Andrew Goodman Foundation Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer

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What are you willing to die for? It’s a bold question, but an important one nonetheless. In Andrew Goodman’s case, fighting… Read More

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Apology Can't Fix Lincoln President's Rape Comments

by Michael Arceneaux

If you are of a certain age and work in an environment in which the subject of sexual assault has made repeated headlines and you… Read More

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by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

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Why Obama Needs Loretta Lynch

by Jason Johnson

Mario Puzzo’s generation-spanning opus provides a great allegory for considering the selection of a US Attorney General.  In… Read More

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