stop-and-frisk practice

NYPD Should Have Ended Stop and Frisk Years Ago

by Slate

There is much that is extraordinary about Judge Shira A. Scheindlin’s decision in Floyd, et al. v. City of New York, et al… Read More

Paula Deen

Racial Discrimination Claims in Paula Deen Case Thrown Out

by Huffington Post

A federal judge Monday threw out race discrimination claims by a former Savannah restaurant manager whose lawsuit against Paula Deen… Read More

Swiss Shop Clerk Says Oprah "Cannibalized Her" With Racism Charge

Clerk Accused of Racism by Oprah Winfrey Responds

by #teamEBONY

One week after Oprah Winfrey told Entertainment Tonight about a run-in with an allegedly racist sales clerk in Zurich, the… Read More

Holder Seeks Limits on Mandatory Sentencing

Holder Seeks Limits on Mandatory Sentencing

by Zerlina Maxwell

Attorney General Eric Holder continued his push to eliminate the racial disparities in… Read More

Meet Cory Booker's Right-Hand Woman

Meet Cory Booker's Right-Hand Woman

by Brooke Obie

Cory Booker has been in the national spotlight for some time for his real-life Superman efforts, his work in Newark, New Jersey and… Read More

STOP AND FRISK:<br />
The Fight Has Just Begun

STOP AND FRISK:
The Fight Has Just Begun

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin Read More

Miami artist Huong unveiled the ‘We are All Trayvon Martin’ mural at the state capitol in Florida.

Mural Shows George Zimmerman Shooting a Faceless Trayvon Martin

by #teamEBONY

George Zimmerman blasts Trayvon Martin while Martin Luther King Jr. bleeds in the background of a new mural unveiled at the state… Read More

What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 8/12 A… Read More

We're Looking for Hometown Heroes!

We're Looking for Hometown Heroes!

by #teamEBONY

Every city has that special someone who goes out of his or her way to organize anti-violence walks or ensure the local scouting troops… Read More

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