Yo-Landi Vi$$er of Die Antwoord, in the video for "Fatty Boom Boom"

South African Rap Group Dons Blackface in New Video

by #teamEBONY

Writer Aisha Harris examines a disturbing video from a (White) South African rap group, reminding us that blackface is too delicate of a topic to… Read More

Student Loan Debt Up Again Among New College Grads

Student Loan Debt Up Again Among New College Grads

by #teamEBONY

Two-thirds of the national college class of 2011 finished school with loan debt averaging $26,600, up about 5… Read More

Why Jerks Are Having the Best Year Ever

Why Jerks Are Having the Best Year Ever

by Michael Arceneaux

When I read about the three White high school students re-enacting a 2009 domestic… Read More

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Bernette Johnson Becomes Louisiana's First Black Chief Justice

by #teamEBONY

The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Bernette Johnson should be the state's first… Read More

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How Obama Won the Second Debate

by #teamEBONY

President Obama followed the model of his vice-president in his second debate with Mitt Romney, repeatedly accusing… Read More

Obama Nails Romney in Second Debate

Obama Nails Romney in Second Debate

by Michael Arceneaux

Mitt Romney’s strategy to duplicate his behavior in the first second presidential debate in the second was evident the moment… Read More

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When Facebook + Politics Don’t Mix<br />

[LIFE AND TECH]
When Facebook + Politics Don’t Mix

by Stephanie Humphrey

As the old saying goes, two things that you should never talk about in polite company are religion… Read More

Birth Control for Men:<br />
Could it Work?

Birth Control for Men:
Could it Work?

by Herina Ayot

“If you have to choose to keep one and lose the other---gun to your head---which do you lose? Your eyes or your penis?” My… Read More

Rubbie McCoy, Plaintiff

ACLU to Sue Morgan Stanley

by #teamEBONY

The ACLU, along with the National Consumer Law Center and the law firm of Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann &… Read More

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A Tale of Two Tapes

by Damon Young

Even if you haven't actually watched the video itself, if you've been online at all in the past few days, there's little doubt that you've… Read More

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