POLITICS AS (UN)USUAL:<br />
This Week in Politics

POLITICS AS (UN)USUAL:
This Week in Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell

 A look at the political week that was... House Republicans fill… Read More

The Civil Rights Wrong of Blaming Admissions Tests

The Civil Rights Wrong of Blaming the Elite High School Admission Test

by #teamEBONY

I am thinking hard and critically about a "civil rights" complaint taken to the United States Department of Education by… Read More

Is Music Getting Worse, or Am I Just Getting Old?

Is Music Getting Worse, or Am I Just Getting Old?

by Damon Young

Two things immediately stood out to me while watching the Soul Train awards on BET last weekend. 1… Read More

Tawana Brawley

Tawana Brawley Case: 25 Years Later

by #teamEBONY

It was the most perfect, imperfect hate crime: a Black teen girl was abducted and raped by six White cops. Three weeks before her Sweet 16… Read More

Tyler Perry

Author Sues Tyler Perry Over Plot of 2012 Film

by #teamEBONY

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IT’S NOT HALLE’S FAULT

IT’S NOT HALLE’S FAULT

by Zerlina Maxwell

Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Gabriel Aubry and actor Olivier Martinez got… Read More

New York Athletic Club gym facilities

Sexual Harassment, Racism Rampant at New York Athletic Club

by The Grio

A private New York club with 144 years of elite history studded by Olympic medals has found itself in the midst of accusations of… Read More

Study Finds Most Pork Contaminated

Study Finds Most Pork Contaminated

by #teamEBONY

A sample of raw pork products from supermarkets around the United States found that yersinia… Read More

ANOTHER TRAYVON:<br />
Florida Teen Killed By White Man

ANOTHER TRAYVON:
Florida Teen Killed By White Man

by Jamilah Lemieux

Nine months after the shooting of Trayvon Martin, a White man has killed another Florida teen under troubling circumstances. Read More

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$3.4B Indian Lawsuit Ends, Disbursements Begin

by #teamEBONY

After nearly 17 years of courtroom arguments, congressional negotiations and Indian Country bickering, hundreds of thousands of Native… Read More

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