Why Thousands of Women Are Marching on Washington

Why Thousands of Women Are Marching on Washington

by #teamEBONY

Donald Trump’s presidential victory over Hillary Clinton came as a shock to many, and for many minorities—particularly women who opposed his election to the... Read More

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Ex-Campus Officer to Be Retried in Killing of Black Cincinnati Motorist

by #teamEBONY

Ray Tensing, the White former University of Cincinnati policeman who was charged with the killing of African-American motorist Sam DuBose during a traffic stop... Read More

Flint residents Marcus Shelton, from left, Roland Young, and Darius Martin walk on an ice-covered street as they retrieve free water. AP

Updating the Flint Water Crisis: 5 Things to Know Right Now

by Christopher Harris

With the presidential election and police violence taking up much of the news cycle this year, many other items that were focused on earlier... Read More

Willie Rogers, Oldest Surviving Tuskegee Airman Dies

Willie Rogers, Oldest Surviving Tuskegee Airman Dies

by #teamEBONY

Willie Rogers, the oldest surviving member of the original Tuskegee Airmen, has died. He was 101. Rogers largely served in logistics during his time... Read More

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Why Dak Prescott is Getting So Much Love Right Now from the Internet

by #teamEBONY

It’s one of those things about the Internet that you just can’t really explain. One of the NFL’s biggest midseason stories this year is... Read More

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Police, Demonstrators Clash at Site of North Dakota Pipeline

by #teamEBONY

Water cannons and what appeared to be tear gas was used on demonstrators in Cannon Ball, N.D., protesting the Dakota Access pipeline as they... Read More

Students

What I Told My Black Students to Remember Under a Trump Presidency

by Sharif El-Mekki / Education Post

The morning after the election, Philadelphia was fresh off a six-day public transit strike. Now our students, who had demonstrated high levels of grit... Read More

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The Racial Undertones of Phil Jackson’s ‘Posse’ Remark About LeBron James

by Marcus Lamar

Timing is everything so they say, but in the case of Phil Jackson, the New York Knicks President of Basketball Operations, his timing couldn’t... Read More

Pro-Trump Officer Canned after Racist Michelle Obama Memes

Pro-Trump Officer Canned after Racist Michelle Obama Memes

by LaToya Cross

Another case in "when racism rewards you with a pink-slip" Read More

How Ferguson Changed America

This Republican Lawmaker Wants to Ban Protesters

by #teamEBONY

A Republican senator is preparing a bill that would create a new crime of “economic terrorism” that would allow felony prosecution of protesters, WJW reports. The... Read More