Criminalized for Candy Swiping? How Society Silences, Scars Our Black Girls

Criminalized for Candy Swiping? How Society Silences, Scars Our Black Girls

by Josie Pickens

After tech executive turned feminist activist and author Sheryl Sandberg published her bestselling book Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead… Read More

25 Years Later, L.A. Remembers Latasha Harlins

25 Years Later, L.A. Remembers Latasha Harlins

by #teamEBONY

Family members, community leaders and those who remember gathered in Los Angeles on Wednesday to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the… Read More

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My Regrets as a Juror Who Sent a Man to Death Row

by The Marshall Project

In 2008, Sven Berger got a letter instructing him to report for jury duty. He ended up on the jury of Paul Storey, a young Black man on trial… Read More

Say What? Racist Slurs on Chicago Police Scanner

Say What? Racist Slurs on Chicago Police Scanner

by #teamEBONY

In a recording tweeted out on Monday by independent journalist, Justin Glawe, a man who may be a police officer is heard describing African Americans… Read More

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Looks Back at the Rodney King Incident 25 Years Later

by The Marshall Project

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. spoke with Bill Keller, Editor-in-Chief of The Marshall Project, a non-profit news organization which focuses on the American… Read More

Black and Missing, But Not Forgotten

Black and Missing, But Not Forgotten

by Shantell E. Jamison

"If we go by the media, you would think no Black people go missing." And the truth is this would still be the case if it weren't… Read More

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Mark Zuckerberg Responds to Racist Employees

by #teamEBONY

Racial profiling, racism and police brutality experienced by African Americans has been amplified thanks to many social justice movements in recent… Read More

Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

Is the Fight Itself Killing Black Activists?

by Blavity.com

On February 8th, Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn… Read More

California High School Plans Walk-out

California High School Plans Walk-out

by #teamEBONY

A California high school has planned a walk-out in protest of a poster that many say is offensive to Black History Month. On Feb. 5, a poster… Read More

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

Fifty years after the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, the agenda and style of the legendary Black revolutionary organization… Read More

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