CDC: New HIV Cases Can Be Reduced by 185,000 by 2020

CDC: New HIV Cases Can Be Reduced by 185,000 by 2020

by #teamEBONY

Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new research showing that reaching specific targets of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy… Read More

Eric Garner Family to Receive $1M Settlement from Hospital

Eric Garner Family to Receive $1M Settlement from Hospital

by #teamEBONY

The New York hospital center that dispatched paramedics and treated Eric Garner as he died after being placed in a chokehold by a New York City police… Read More

Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

by Blavity.com

On February 8th, Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn… Read More

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Carson's Racial Quip: Who Gets to Claim Blackness?

by Sophia Nelson, Esq

On the eve of President Obama’s historic 2008 election victory, I penned a letter to my two biracial nieces, then ages 10 and six, about what… Read More

Ben Carson Says Obama Was 'Raised White'

Ben Carson Says Obama Was 'Raised White'

by #teamEBONY

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says President Barack Obama cannot truly understand the Black experience. Why? Because he was… Read More

Poll: Social Security, Unemployment Top Economic Concerns for Americans

Poll: Social Security, Unemployment Top Economic Concerns for Americans

by #teamEBONY

Ask people what economic issues will be important for the next president, and Democrats, Republicans and independents alike all put a high priority… Read More

California High School Plans Walk-out

California High School Plans Walk-out

by #teamEBONY

A California high school has planned a walk-out in protest of a poster that many say is offensive to Black History Month. On Feb. 5, a poster… Read More

The Dispute Over Who Gets to Attend Our Nation’s Top Schools

The Dispute Over Who Gets to Attend Our Nation’s Top Schools

by Paula Rogo

When Boston schools superintendent Tommy Chang reconvened the district's committee meeting last month, he knew it would be unlike any other. But… Read More

With Interim President, Haiti Seems to Find Stability -- For Now

With Interim President, Haiti Seems to Find Stability -- For Now

by Alexandra Olivier

It appears Haiti might be finding its way out of a political black hole. The Carribean nation just appointed a new interim president, former head… Read More

Kalamazoo Shooting Suspect Admits to Killings

Kalamazoo Shooting Suspect Admits to Killings

by #teamEBONY

The Uber driver suspected in a series of three random shootings in Michigan admitted carrying out the seemingly random attacks that killed six people… Read More

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