Eddie Long

Eddie Long Sued Over Ponzi Scheme

by Black Enterprise

Eddie Long, the embattled leader of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Ga, is being sued by a dozen former members… Read More

Jesse Jackson Jr.

Stuff Gets in the Way

by The Washington Post

Why would a couple risk so much — respect and even their freedom — for furs, furniture and a fedora? This… Read More

COLORISM:<br />
The War at Home

COLORISM:
The War at Home

by Chris Williams

The "color complex" has remains a source of great controversy and pain in the African American community and across much… Read More

The Voting Rights Act:<br />
Under Fire

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Section 5 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act (VRA) is being challenged before the U.S. Supreme Court and next week, the nine justices… Read More

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On the Treatment of Black Immigrants

by #teamEBONY

After record-breaking levels of detentions and deportations… Read More

JC Watts

Will J.C. Watts Help GOP Win Blacks?

by The Root

Still reeling from its losses in the 2012 election, the Republican Party has begun doing some serious soul-searching. Increasingly… Read More

Molly Madness:<br />
A Club Drug Goes Viral<br />
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Molly Madness:
A Club Drug Goes Viral


“Popped a Molly/I’m sweating, whoooo!” – Trinidad James If this refrain is not familiar to you… Read More

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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?!" 2/18 Woman… Read More

Elaine Brown

Elaine Brown on Obama, Gun Control

by The Root

Elaine Brown, the only woman to head the Black Panther Party, became chairman when Huey P. Newton fled to Cuba to… Read More

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