What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 3/15 Man… Read More

Cleveland Police Dept. Investigated By Feds Following Timothy Russell, Malissa Williams Shooting

Cleveland Police Department Investigated by Feds

by Huffington Post

The U.S. Justice Department said Thursday it will open a wide-ranging civil rights investigation into the use of force by Cleveland's… Read More

Find Me: Have You Seen Maayimuna N'Diaye?

Find Me: Have You Seen Maayimuna N'Diaye?

by #teamEBONY

Help us find Maayimuna Nyeeleni Njayi N'Diaye! Maayimuna was allegedly abducted by her father, Ibrahim N'Diaye… Read More

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:<br />
This Week In Politics

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:
This Week In Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was... ●      Only time will tell whether President Obama’s… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
Black Students Overwhelmingly Affected by Chicago Public Schools’ Proposed Closures<br />

[ENOUGH]
Black Students Overwhelmingly Affected by Chicago Public Schools’ Proposed Closures

by Rod McCullom

Nine out of 10 of the Chicago Public School students potentially  Read More

HIV

Poor Heterosexuals at Risk for HIV Infection

by #teamEBONY

Some 2.3 percent of 8,500 poor heterosexuals living in… Read More

Johnny Williams

Wrongly Convicted Man "Happy" After 14 Years in Prison

by #teamEBONY

Johnny Williams spent 14 years in prison for an attempted rape he never committed. On Friday, a judge overturned… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
Chicago's Gang Culture Remixed

[ENOUGH]
Chicago's Gang Culture Remixed

by Natalie Y. Moore

When I arrived at Howard University in the fall of 1994, I experienced culture shock.  But not the kind you’d expect from… Read More

Racism and the Death Penalty:<br />
New Evidence

Racism and the Death Penalty:
New Evidence

by Lumumba Akinwole Bandele

A significant new study finding racial bias in Harris County’s death penalty system was released today in Read More

Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson

Is It Time for the First Black Pope?

by #teamEBONY

On Sundays in the Ghanaian city of Cape Coast, the pews in Roman Catholic churches do something most Americans would find surprising. They… Read More

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