Larry Ward

"Gun Appreciation Day" Founder Argues Slavery Could Have Been Prevented With Guns

by The Grio

Pro-gun advocate Larry Ward has been making the rounds on cable news programs this week to promote his  Read More

The NRA says it "will not allow law-abiding gun owners to be blamed for the acts of criminals and madmen"

NRA “Disappointed,” Says Biden Meeting had “Agenda to Attack the Second Amendment”

by #teamEBONY

The National Rifle Association didn’t waste time making nice, releasing a statement Thursday afternoon blasting the White… Read More

Stop-and-frisk protest in the Bronx, N.Y., in 2012

Is This the End of Stop and Frisk?

by The Root

New York City's stop-and-frisk program has exploded by 600 percent under Mayor Michael Bloomberg -- garnering… Read More

‘I Stopped Telling Women to Smile<br />
(and You Should, Too)’

‘I Stopped Telling Women to Smile
(and You Should, Too)’

by Damon Young

I never quite understood it when women---relatives, friends, co-workers, etc---complained about men asking them to smile. "You… Read More

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:<br />
This Week In Politics

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:
This Week In Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was... ●      Vice President Joe Biden’s… Read More

 Mya Foster

FIND ME FRIDAY: HAVE YOU SEEN MYA FOSTER?

by #teamEBONY

Help us find Mya Foster! She was last seen on January 8, 2013 in New Orleans, LA. Foster never returned home from school and… Read More

Junior Seau

NFL Player Junior Seau Had Degenerative Brain Disease CTE

by #teamEBONY

Following the apparent suicide of NFL player Junior Seau last May, an initial autopsy showed no signs of head trauma… Read More

‘WakaWaka’ solar power project aims to bring light to Haiti

WakaWaka Solar Power Project Aims to Bring Light to Haiti

by The Grio

An innovative initiative using portable solar powdered lamps has been launched to help bring light to Haitians struggling… Read More

Attorney General Eric Holder

Attorney General Eric Holder Staying On

by #teamEBONY

Lots of personnel news coming out of the White House today. Attorney General Eric Holder will be staying in his… Read More

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