Blacks, Low-Wage Employment and the Fight for $15

Blacks, Low-Wage Employment and the Fight for $15

by Marc Bayard

Earlier this month Terrence Wise, a 36-year old second-generation African American fast-food worker, introduced President Barack Obama at the White… Read More

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Students Call Attention to Racism on Social Media

by #teamEBONY

WASHINGTON — American University students are calling attention to racist comments they see on social media and demanding the administration… Read More

Biden's Decision Means Dems Should Push Agendas with Hillary Clinton

Biden's Decision Means Dems Should Push Agendas with Hillary Clinton

by Richard Fowler

As the Democratic party faithful waited with baited breath, Vice President Biden announced on Wednesday that he would not seek a nomination to run… Read More

Blaming Victims of Domestic Violence Must Stop

Blaming Victims of Domestic Violence Must Stop

by Josie Pickens

The latest photograph… Read More

Policeman’s Death Shouldn’t Shore Up Support for Lethal Tactics

Policeman’s Death Shouldn’t Shore Up Support for Lethal Tactics

by Madison J. Gray

By now the pundits on both sides are getting themselves ready to weigh in on the endless debate over police, violence in the streets, the safety of… Read More

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Breaking: Joe Biden Announces He Will Not Run for President

by #teamEBONY

Vice President Joe Biden declared Wednesday he won't run for president in 2016, ending a months-long flirtation with a third White House campaign… Read More

A Woman's Worth: Bill Cosby and Beyond

A Woman's Worth: Bill Cosby and Beyond

by Tamara Winfrey Harris

Recently, Ebony magazine released the Read More

#BlackLivesMatter Calls For BLM-Themed Debate

#BlackLivesMatter Calls For BLM-Themed Debate

by #teamEBONY

Members of Black Lives Matter and its allies are calling for a #BlackLivesMatter-themed Presidential debate, according to a press release sent by… Read More

Affordable Childcare Out of Reach for Too Many Families

Affordable Childcare Out of Reach for Too Many Families

by Rochean Cofield

When I worked attended school, both full time, I received no assistance with childcare because according to federal guidelines I made too much money. So… Read More

The Danger of Militarizing Campus Police Forces<br />

The Danger of Militarizing Campus Police Forces

by Dante Barry and Pete Haviland-Eduah

Earlier this year, Martese Johnson was out with friends when he was confronted by University of Virginia law enforcement officials. He was beaten… Read More

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