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Are Black Communities Ready for Disaster?

by Jacqui Patterson & Lillian Singh

When Ms. Sadie secured a coveted space in the New York City public housing system, she never envisioned being stuck for five days… Read More

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We Found the 'Flaws,' Beyonce

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week… Read More

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Civil Disobedience and Civil Rights in Ferguson

by Susana Morris

Missouri continues to be the epicenter of a burgeoning civil rights movement that is also Read More

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What You Need to Know to Stay Safe

by Dr. Caleph B. Wilson

As we discuss the current Ebola virus outbreaks, it is critical that we avoid both panic and the spread of misinformation. The… Read More

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3 Possible Ways to Address Police Brutality

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

No sooner than I prepared to write about our community’s response to one of the most… Read More

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John Boehner's First Cool Point Ever

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week… Read More

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FYI: You Are Trash and Amber Rose Is a Treasure

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week… Read More

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That's Not How It Works, Nate Parker, That's Not How Any of This Works!

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week… Read More

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“Growing Up Locked Down” Conference Shines Light on Child Incarceration

by Susana Morris

There is an epidemic raging across the United States, a plague that is ravishing communities of color one by one. No, it is not Ebola… Read More

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What Happens When a Cop Kills a Black Man?
Again, Nothing

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Prosecutors in Beavercreek, OH announced yesterday that a grand jury would not indict Beavercreek Police Officer Sean Williams… Read More

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