New York City Tries to Shame Its Teens Into Not Having Babies

New York City Tries to Shame Teens Into Not Having Babies

by Colorlines

A 27 percent drop in teen pregnancy rates over the past decade apparently isn’t good enough for politicians in New York City. This… Read More

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Arkansas Adopts Country's Most Restrictive Abortion Law

by #teamEBONY

Arkansas now has the nation's most restrictive abortion law - a near-ban on the procedure from the 12th week of pregnancy - unless… Read More

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Eric Holder: Drone Strike to Kill U.S. Citizen on American Soil Legal

by Huffington Post

The Obama administration believes it could technically use military force to kill an American on U.S. soil in an "extraordinary… Read More

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Bennie Thompson: Marco McMillian's Death Should be Investigated by FBI

by Huffington Post

A Mississippi congressman on Tuesday asked the FBI to review the slaying of an openly gay mayoral candidate to determine if any federal… Read More

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Howard Students Sue to Get into Sorority

by #teamEBONY

Howard University seniors and sorority hopefuls Laurin Compton and Lauren Cofield find themselves in a plot with elements… Read More

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Being White (and Racist) in Philly

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Being White (and Racist) in Philly

by Jamilah Lemieux

Due to the widespread refusal of Whites to address, acknowledge or even comprehend the persistence of racism, there is often an absence… Read More

Remembering Hugo Chavez

Remembering Hugo Chavez

by Jamila Aisha Brown

“Chávez, an icon in Venezuela,” reads the March 5th edition of the Spanish language international publication… Read More

Mango's 'Slave Style' Necklaces Are Causing An Uproar

Mango's 'Slave Style' Necklaces Cause Uproar

by #teamEBONY

Spanish fast-fashion retailer Mango is being ridiculed for advertising a line of "slave style" necklaces on its French… Read More

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Oberlin College's KKK Robe Sighting May Have Been a Woman in a Blanket

by #teamEBONY

A few updates to a story from yesterday about Oberlin… Read More

Sex-Ed in Kindergarten?

Sex-Ed in Kindergarten?

by Michael Arceneaux

My mama taught me about sex before I learned to write in cursive. She is a devout Christian, but she is also a registered nurse who… Read More

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