Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

by Renee Bracey Sherman

As state anti-choice legislation shutters abortion clinics, abortion rights advocates say the country is beginning to see the impact on access to… Read More

E.E.O.C. Chairwoman Jacqueline Berrien Dead at 53

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by #teamEBONY

Jacqueline Berrien, a civil rights lawyer who served as President Obama's chairwoman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, has died. She… Read More

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Northwestern University Students Seek to Keep 'Black House' Black

by Shantell E. Jamison

The University of Missouri-Columbia's… Read More

University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe Resigns

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by Associated Press

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The president of the University of Missouri system resigned Monday amid criticism of his handling of student complaints… Read More

University of Missouri Football Players Join Student Protest

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by Associated Press

Missouri football players announced Saturday night on Twitter that they will not participate in team activities until the university president is… Read More

Berkeley High Students Protest Lynching Threat

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by #teamEBONY

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Police Violence Has Impact on Public Health, Panelists Say

by Deborah Douglas

During a panel on the health impact of police brutality and killings in the United States at the American Public Health Association’s annual… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King's Twitter account was suspended on Wednesday. The move comes after King posted a screenshot… Read More

Women Should Also Count in the President's Reintegration Initiative

Women Should Also Count in the President's Reintegration Initiative

by Monique W. Morris

Earlier this week, President Barack Obama announced a series of important efforts to improve the re-entry process for the formerly incarcerated. The… Read More

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2016 Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton will headline the "60th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott: NBA CLE Civil Rights… Read More

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