Derrick Rose Gang-Rape Suit Heads to Jury

by #teamEBONY

The rape lawsuit trial of NBA star Derrick Rose is heading to a jury. A Los Angeles panel is scheduled to begin deliberating Wednesday in... Read More

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7 Uses for White Tears (Because We’ve Finally Figured Out What They’re Good For)

by Shae Collins

Has anyone noticed how white tears have flowed ever so abundantly lately? Between people getting upset we were celebrating the Blackness of Luke Cage, athletes kneeling during the national... Read More


NAACP Resolution Makes Its Position on Charter Schools Clear

by #teamEBONY

The NAACP has outlined its position on further expansion of the charter school movement and has called for a moratorium on it. At its... Read More

Is Gun Target T-Shirt Meant as a Threat Against Colin Kaepernick?

Is Gun Target T-Shirt Meant as a Threat Against Colin Kaepernick?

by #teamEBONY

As San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick continues his gestures of kneeling in protest during the national anthem, he also continues to draw racially... Read More

Mayor Who Published Racist Posts May Get the Boot

Mayor Who Published Racist Posts May Get the Boot

by #teamEBONY

A Pennsylvania town council is expected to vote on a resignation proposal by the mayor after an uproar over racist posts on his Facebook... Read More


3 Charged in Killing of Daughter of Olympian Tyson Gay

by #teamEBONY

As the family of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay is left in shock and mourning over the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter, three men... Read More


Cincinnati Campus Cop Accused of Black Motorist Slay Appears in Court

by #teamEBONY

A former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murdering an unarmed Black motorist did not speak during his court appearance on Friday, which comes... Read More

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Ben Carson: ‘It Doesn’t Matter’ Whether or Not Donald Trump Committed Sexual Assault

by #teamEBONY

Ben Carson used to be an advocate for so many people. What happened? When the retired neurosurgeon dropped out of the 2016 presidential race, he... Read More


#WhatADoctorLooksLike Exposes Alleged Discrimination on Airline

by Shantell E. Jamison

A Black doctor says she was not allowed to assist a passenger on a Delta airline during a mid-flight medical emergency due to discrimination.... Read More


When the Black Church Matters, the Black Vote Matters

by Bishop Charles E. Blake

Since the enforcement of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, Black churches have always played a pivotal role in the electoral process.  During the Civil... Read More