Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

by #teamEBONY

Despite the strong objections of the global LGBTQ community, a Kenyan court on Thursday upheld the use of anal examinations to determine a suspect's… Read More

Muhammad Ali, Orlando, and the Privilege of Fear

Muhammad Ali, Orlando, and the Privilege of Fear

by Michael Harriot

I don’t believe in White Privilege. The phrase became popular when Peggy McIntosh wrote “Unpacking… Read More

Judge to Review Defense's Request for Acquittal in Gray Trial

Judge to Review Defense's Request for Acquittal in Gray Trial

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Proceedings were scheduled to continue Thursday morning with discussion of a defense request for acquittal regarding the case against Baltimore Police… Read More

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An autopsy has determined that former NFL star Lawrence Phillips committed suicide by hanging himself with a bed sheet in his prison cell. Read More

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Donald Trump apparently has a new BFF in someone who wanted the job he's going for. He's even defending the billionaire against allegations… Read More

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Officials with Johnson Publishing Company announced Tuesday that EBONY Magazine, EBONY.com and JETMag.com have been sold to Austin, Tex.-based ClearView… Read More

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[Watch Live] Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey Headline United State of Women

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The United State of Women conferece is a daylong summit addressing multiple issues concerning women including economic empowerment, education, health… Read More

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The Orlando Shooting Provides Another Chance to Do the Right Thing on Guns

by AJ Springer

“Each day is another chance to do the things I should’ve done the day before but didn’t and known I could’ve” -… Read More

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by Kira Shepherd

As the LGBTQ community mourns the victims of the tragic mass shooting in Orlando, it’s important to look at how some religious beliefs have… Read More

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“Am I putting students first?” That’s the mantra of Meria Carstarphen, Ed.D, whose role, as the superintendent of Atlanta… Read More

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