'Uneqal Opportunity' Video Spawns Controversy

'Uneqal Opportunity' Video Spawns Controversy

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A controversy has brewed over the showing of a video that metaphorically describes an uneven racial playing field in society and has been derided… Read More

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Black Lives Matter Activist Rejects White House Invite

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The co-founder of Black Lives Matter Chicago has rejected an invitation from the White House to meet with President Obama and a group of Civil Rights… Read More

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[YARD REPORT] Hampton Grad Wins Grammy

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Hampton Graduate DJ BabeyDrew Wins Grammy A Hampton University graduate and acclaimed DJ for artists like Chris Brown… Read More

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Exclusive: Hudson Family Killer Speaks Out

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The man convicted of killing the family of famed entertainer Jennifer Hudson is speaking out for the first time. During an exclusive interview with… Read More

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In an unprecedented move, Maryland’s Court of Special Appeals has placed on hold five of the six trials in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray… Read More

2016’s Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad, No-Good Presidential Election

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There are 262 days left until the 2016 Presidential Election, or as I like to say, Americans have nearly nine months left to serve on our sentence… Read More

MAC Instagram Photo Prompts Racist Comments

MAC Instagram Photo Prompts Racist Comments

by #teamEBONY

MAC posted a beautiful image of a Black woman's lips that brought the ugly out of some. Late Wednesday evening, the cosmetics brand shared… Read More

Cop Resigns After Instructing Motorists to Run Over #BLM Activists

Cop Resigns After Instructing Motorists to Run Over #BLM Activists

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A Minnesota police sergeant who told drivers to run over Black Lives Matter protesters in a Facebook comment has resigned. Last month, Jeffrey Rothecker… Read More

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Pope Suggests Contraception in Zika Crisis

by #teamEBONY

Pope Francis has suggested that women threatened with the Zika virus could use artificial contraception, saying there’s a clear moral difference… Read More

Does Rape Culture Have an Opposite?

Does Rape Culture Have an Opposite?

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I teach at an HBCU. Doing so is equal parts education, activism and glee. While most of us only get to experience youthful Black… Read More

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