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Activists Ask LeBron James to Boycott Games in Response to Tamir Rice Verdict

by #teamEBONY

Ohio protesters are calling on LeBron James to get involved in a movement formed in response to a grand jury's verdict to not indict two… Read More

Bill Cosby Bail Set at $1 Million in Sexual Assault Case

Bill Cosby Bail Set at $1 Million in Sexual Assault Case

by #teamEBONY

Bill Cosby was charged Wednesday with the sexual assault, of a woman at his home 12 years ago, prosecutors said. They are the first criminal… Read More

They Don’t Hear Us Though: On Black Millennials and Pandering<br />

They Don’t Hear Us Though: On Black Millennials and Pandering

by Blavity.com

This presidential election cycle has had historic levels of fanfare and spectacle. From the Republican party’s head clown and biggest liability, Donald… Read More

Byron Allen Scores a 'Win' in AT&T Discrimination Suit<br />

Byron Allen Scores a 'Win' in AT&T Discrimination Suit

by LaToya Cross

Entertainment entrepreneur Byron Allen has reason to rejoice.   Following the resolution of a racial discrimination lawsuit  against… Read More

Officer Who Fatally Shot Laquan McDonald Enters Plea

Officer Who Fatally Shot Laquan McDonald Enters Plea

by #teamEBONY

A white Chicago police officer charged in the death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald has pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court. Jason Van Dyke… Read More

Tamir Rice

Prosecutors Cite Mistakes in Tamir Rice Shooting Death

by #teamEBONY

A grand jury has decided not to indict two white Cleveland police officers who fatally shot a 12-year-old Cleveland boy last November. Tamir… Read More

Exclusive: Open Letter to Tamir Rice

Exclusive: Open Letter to Tamir Rice

by Rev. Osagyefo Sekou

Dearest Tamir, America has failed you, yet again. This nation gorges on our flesh, and yet it is never satiated. Your mother’s… Read More

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by Kyra Kyles

EBONY.com is known for our team’s willingness to embrace, and lead the discourse on, provocative issues of race, class, gender and religion. … Read More

Pass or Fail?Evaluating President Obama in 2015

Pass or Fail?Evaluating President Obama in 2015

by Richard Fowler

Throughout the past year, I have heard over and over again that President Obama hasn’t done enough for the Black community.  And with double-digit… Read More

Tamir Rice and the Value of Life

Breaking: Tamir Rice Grand Jury Declines Indictment

by #teamEBONY

In news that is shocking to no-one, but should be chilling to everyone, a grand jury has declined to indict a rookie Cleveland police officer or… Read More

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