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Why HIV/AIDS is Both a Public Health and a Civil Rights Issue

by C. Virginia Fields

Since the first cases of AIDS were reported more than three decades ago, the medical community has made significant progress in prevention and treatment… Read More

White House Kicks Off Millennial Entrepreneur Video Campaign

White House Kicks Off Millennial Entrepreneur Video Campaign

by #teamEBONY

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative has unveiled a new video series hosted by Mike… Read More

Jury Process Shows High Stakes in Freddie Gray Cop Trial

Jury Process Shows High Stakes in Freddie Gray Cop Trial

by Charles Robinson

Amid demonstrations, calls for calm and a city closely watching, the process of picking an impartial jury in the trial of Officer William Porter is… Read More

Freddie Gray Trial: Second Day of Jury Selection Begins

Freddie Gray Trial: Second Day of Jury Selection Begins

by #teamEBONY

Jury selection has entered its second day in the trial of William Porter, one of six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a 25-year-old… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Update: The Community Crusader YOU picked for the EBONY Power 100 is: Reginald L. Cotton --… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

One of two Minneapolis police officers involved in the fatal shooting of 24-year-old Jamar Clark had a federal lawsuit filed against him four years… Read More

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How Do You Age in Hip-Hop? The Tension Between Relevance and Legacy

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“Relevant” is the most overused word in discussions about hip-hop today. It’s often misunderstood as a synonym for “good,”… Read More

Not Guilty Plea for Cop Who Killed Laquan McDonald

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by #teamEBONY

The attorney representing a police officer charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Chicago teenager says his client will enter… Read More

Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting Escape Charges

Lawyers for Family of Tamir Rice Release Independent Reports

by #teamEBONY

Lawyers for the family of 12-year-old boy fatally shot last year by a Cleveland police officer have presented Ohio prosecutors with two independent… Read More

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The Freddie Gray Trial Begins: What to Expect

by Charles Robinson

The lasting image in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray of Baltimore is his city on fire. All that is about to change with the trials of six officers… Read More

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