Dallas Police Lieutenant Regina Smith aka Lucille Baller

Texas Cop Placed on Leave Due to Violent ‘Lucille Baller’ Rap Alter Ego

by #teamEBONY

High-ranking Dallas Police Lieutenant Regina Smith is under fire, not for excessive force or being a dirty cop, but because of her… Read More

President Obama and former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney talk in the Oval Office after their lunch.

Obama, Romney Eat Chili, Talk Leadership

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In their first face-to-face meeting since the third and final presidential debate, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney joined… Read More

FIND ME FRIDAY: Have You Seen Larry Darnell Stackhouse, Jr?

FIND ME FRIDAY: Have You Seen Larry Darnell Stackhouse, Jr?

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Help us find Larry Darnell Stackhouse, Jr! He was last seen at approximately 6:30PM leaving his residence in the vicinity of the… Read More

BLACK BOYS UNDER THE GUN<br />

BLACK BOYS UNDER THE GUN

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A day after the Thanksgiving holiday, seventeen-year old Jordan Russell Davis was shot by a 45-year old assailant, Michael David… Read More

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 A look at the political week that was... House Republicans fill… Read More

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I am thinking hard and critically about a "civil rights" complaint taken to the United States Department of Education by… Read More

Is Music Getting Worse, or Am I Just Getting Old?

Is Music Getting Worse, or Am I Just Getting Old?

by Damon Young

Two things immediately stood out to me while watching the Soul Train awards on BET last weekend. 1… Read More

Tawana Brawley

Tawana Brawley Case: 25 Years Later

by #teamEBONY

It was the most perfect, imperfect hate crime: a Black teen girl was abducted and raped by six White cops. Three weeks before her Sweet 16… Read More

Tyler Perry

Author Sues Tyler Perry Over Plot of 2012 Film

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An American author sued the prolific filmmaker  Read More

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IT’S NOT HALLE’S FAULT

by Zerlina Maxwell

Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Gabriel Aubry and actor Olivier Martinez got… Read More

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