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

Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll

Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll Resigns

by #teamEBONY

Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll abruptly resigned amid law enforcement questions about a Florida Internet sweepstakes company at the center… Read More

Paul Ryan

GOP Budget Takes Aim at Obamacare

by #teamEBONY

House Republicans unveiled their latest budget outline on Tuesday, sticking to their plans to try to repeal so-called Obamacare,… Read More

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

Are Women in Their Own Way?

by #teamEBONY

While Sandberg makes some valid points about women downplaying their worth or being afraid to negotiate for raises (this goes back… Read More

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Mandela May Face Murder Inquiry

by #teamEBONY

South African authorities may launch a murder inquiry involving Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the ex-wife of former president Nelson… Read More

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Racism is Bad for Our Bodies

by #teamEBONY

Trial in the federal class action lawsuit on the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy, Floyd, et… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
Chicago Murder by the Numbers

[ENOUGH]
Chicago Murder by the Numbers

by Dr. Peter K. B. St. Jean

Much of what you believe about murders in Chicago may not be true. Consider the recent widespread media coverage of Chicago… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
The Cost of Education vs. Incarceration

[ENOUGH]
The Cost of Education vs. Incarceration

by Chris Williams

Just how much is Black life worth? Over the past four centuries, the answer to this question has been complex. And the… Read More

South African Police Denied Bail in Dragging Case

South African Police Denied Bail in Dragging Case

by #teamEBONY

Nine South African police officers charged with murdering a Mozambican taxi driver who was dragged from a police vehicle have been… Read More

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