[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Behind Bars

Percentage of Black Women in Prison Drops Sharply

by Huffington Post

The percentage of African American women versus White women behind bars dropped nearly in half between 2000 and 2009, according to… Read More

SAT exam to be redesigned

SAT Exam to be Redesigned

by The Washington Post

The famed SAT college admissions exam will undergo a thorough redesign by the College Board, which is calling it an “ambitious… Read More

75 Republicans Sign On to Gay-Marriage Push

Some Republicans Come Out in Support of Gay Marriage

by #teamEBONY

At least 75 prominent Republicans, including two sitting members of Congress, will file a brief with the Supreme Court… Read More

City of Memphis approves KKK demonstration permit

Memphis Approves KKK Permit

by #teamEBONY

A permit was issued to the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, allowing them to hold a rally on March 30 in Memphis. The… Read More

Remembering Trayvon

Remembering Trayvon

“50 years ago, Emmitt Till was lynched!" yelled a short, dark haired woman as the sun began to set last night… Read More

Trayvon Martin: One Year Later

Trayvon Martin: One Year Later

by Zerlina Maxwell

On February 26, 2012, Trayvon… Read More

U.S. Census Bureau Drops 'Negro' From Surveys

Census Bureau Drops "Negro"

by #teamEBONY

The U.S. Census Bureau is bidding farewell to "Negro" on its surveys and forms after more than 100 years of use. The… Read More

16-Year-Old White Girl Poses in ‘African Queen’ Editorial

White Teenager Poses in ‘African Queen' Editorial

by Jezebel

Here we go again. Here's 16-year-old White model Ondria… Read More

Florida town remembers Trayvon Martin a year after killing

Florida Town Remembers Trayvon One Year Later

by #teamEBONY

Trayvon Martin, 17, was gunned down on February 26, 2012, as he walked to his father's fiancee's home in one of Sanford's… Read More

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