Rhonda A. Lee

Meteorologist Fired for Responding to "Racist" Facebook Post

by #teamEBONY

Social media can land employees in a heap of trouble, and meteorologist Rhonda A. Lee found that truth out firsthand. Ms. Lee lost… Read More

U.S. Appeals Court Strikes Down State's Concealed-Carry Ban

U.S. Appeals Court Strikes Down State's Concealed-Carry Ban

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The state of Illinois would have to allow ordinary citizens to carry weapons under a federal appeals court ruling issued today, but… Read More

George Zimmerman

Judge Denies Bond Motions in Trayvon Martin Case

by #teamEBONY

A Florida judge has denied defense… Read More

Are Black People Really Bad Tippers?

Are Black People Really Bad Tippers?

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It's no secret that Black people are generally thought to be bad tippers. Actually, "bad tippers" is being kind. If… Read More

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Justice Scalia Makes Incendiary Remarks on LGBT Rights

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Monday found himself defending his legal writings that some find offensive and… Read More

Why Whites Should Stop Weighing in on Black Authenticity<br />

Why Whites Should Stop Weighing in on Black Authenticity

by Tracey Ross

On Sunday, CNN premiered the fifth installment of Soledad O’Brien’s Black in America series… Read More

Stop Complimenting Ghana on ‘Stable’ Elections

Stop Complimenting Ghana on ‘Stable’ Elections

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On Friday December 7th, Ghana held its Presidential and Parliamentary elections with voting extended into Saturday due… Read More

What The?! This Week<br />

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 12/10 Danish… Read More

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LAPD Apologizes to Notorious B.I.G.’s Family

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Police detectives apologized to the family of Notorious B.I.G. for failing to warn them about the planned release of his autopsy… Read More

Students at a PWI and an HBCU

4 Debates That Need a Rest

by Alisha Tillery

The avenues to engage in conversation are limitless these days. You can text, tweet, Skype, Facebook, comment on Instagram posts… Read More

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