[Powered by DonorsChoose.org] Five Ways to Empower Black Students

[Powered by DonorsChoose.org] Five Ways to Empower Black Students

by #teamEBONY

It’s been 70 years since EBONY magazine first debuted on newsstands. Documenting the Black experience with articles on the latest in news and… Read More

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

by #teamEBONY

It has been about a… Read More

5 Ways to Safeguard Your Purchases During the Holidays

5 Ways to Safeguard Your Purchases During the Holidays

by Kara I. Stevens

The holiday season is not only a time for giving, but it’s also a time for taking. Yes, it’s sad but true. While you may… Read More

Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

by #teamEBONY

The city of Chicago is preparing for more massive protests after authorities released video footage of a white police officer fatally shooting a Black… Read More

Despite Passage of Time, Rage in Baltimore Has Potential to Reheat<br />

Despite Passage of Time, Rage in Baltimore Has Potential to Reheat

by Charles Robinson

The first of the police officers who were charged with Freddie Gray’s death goes on trial at the end of November. The judge has imposed a gag… Read More

The World Watches: Shocking LaQuan McDonald Dash Camera Footage

The World Watches: Shocking LaQuan McDonald Dash Camera Footage

by #teamEBONY

Authorities have released dash cam footage showing a 17-year-old Black male being shot 16 times by a Chicago police officer. LaQuan McDonald… Read More

Hate Speech Incident Investigated At Western Washington University

Hate Speech Incident Investigated At Western Washington University

by #teamEBONY

All classes were suspended Tuesday at Western Washington University due to an alleged incident of hate speech targeting students of color. In… Read More

Chicago Tension Thickens as LaQuan McDonald Video Is Released

Chicago Tension Thickens as LaQuan McDonald Video Is Released

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

Updated: Nov. 24, 2015. 7:07 p.m. Chicago is on edge and the timing of everything that has us on edge is, frankly, suspect. We… Read More

Chicago Police Superintendent Moves to Fire Cop in Rekia Boyd Shooting

Chicago Police Superintendent Moves to Fire Cop in Rekia Boyd Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has moved to fire Detective Dante Servin for fatally wounding a 22-year-old woman while off duty in 2012. A… Read More

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