[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Miley Cyrus

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Miley Cyrus

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear Miley Cyrus: Before we get started, let me just start off by saying I’m somewhat in fear of criticizing you… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Zimmerman Trial, Day 2

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Zimmerman Trial, Day 2

by #teamEBONY

Yesterday was Day 2 of jury selection in the trial of George Zimmerman, the self-appointed neighborhood watch captain accused of murdering unarmed… Read More

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Rethinking Crack

by asha bandele

In 1971, three years before he would be forced from presidential office, Richard Milhous Nixon said to hell with former president… Read More

Oprah Winfrey Gives $12 Million for Black Museum Construction

Oprah Winfrey Gives $12 Million for Black Museum Construction

by #teamEBONY

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture today announced that Oprah Winfrey will donate $12… Read More

Plan B One-Step available on store shelves without a prescription and with no age or ID restrictions.

Obama Administration Makes Plan B Available With No Restrictions

by Slate

The Obama administration announced late Monday that it would, finally, make  Read More

John F. Kennedy delivering the Civil Rights Address

How Dr. King and Birmingham Influenced Kennedy's Civil Rights Address

by The Atlantic

"Can you believe that White man not only stepped up to the plate, he hit it over the fence!" That was Martin Luther King… Read More

Terrilynn Monette

Body of Missing Teacher Identified

by #teamEBONY

The decomposed body found this weekend in a Louisiana bayou was identified Monday as that of a teacher missing for three months… Read More

The Supreme Court

Affirmative Action Support Continues to Drop

by #teamEBONY

As the Supreme Court prepares to once again weigh in on the issue of affirmative action, a record-low number of Americans support… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Zimmerman Trial, Day 1

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Zimmerman Trial, Day 1

by #teamEBONY

Jury selection began yesterday in the murder trial of George Zimmerman, as lawyers examine candidates' familiarity with the case and their thoughts… Read More

Ellie Hylton

Ellie Hylton, Harvard Summa Cum Laude

by #teamEBONY

I dreamed of attending Harvard since I was 12 years-old. Back then I knew fairly little about the university beyond its most… Read More

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