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... Obama for America calls out Mitt Romney’s tax plan for what it really… Read More

Chavis Carter

Details Emerge in Chavis Carter Case

by #teamEBONY

An incident report via one of the officers on the scene of Chavis Carter's death gives a version of what may have occurred and… Read More

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Popular Somali Comedian Killed

by #teamEBONY

A popular Somali comedian and playwright who mocked Islamist militants for brainwashing children… Read More

Chavis Carter

Handcuffed Man Killed in Police Car Backseat

by #teamEBONY

Teresa Carter is astounded by what she has been told by Jonesboro, Arkansas… Read More

Has the National Bar Association Turned Its Back on Black LGBT Lawyers?

Has the National Bar Association Turned Its Back on Black LGBT Lawyers?

by Kimberley McLeod

Founded in 1925, the National Bar Association (NBA) is the nation's oldest and largest… Read More

Black Skin, Orange Shorts:<br />
A Hooters Girl Narrative

Black Skin, Orange Shorts:
A Hooters Girl Narrative

by Rachel E. Cook

I have been asked many times 'What is it like to be a Hooters Girl?' More specifically, 'What is it like to be an… Read More

SHE WORE WHAT?<br />
(Focus on the Issues, Please)

SHE WORE WHAT?
(Focus on the Issues, Please)

by Michael Arceneaux

Hopefully you’re sitting down as I relay this shocking message to you: Conservatives are cranky over something concerning Michelle… Read More

Motel 6

Racial Slur Message Greets Man at Motel 6

by #teamEBONY

Joseph Ross, a Dayton, Ohio, resident, was planning on attending a Cincinnati jazz festival… Read More

Fried Frustration: The Problem with the Chick-Fil-A Outrage

Fried Frustration: The Problem with the Chick-Fil-A Outrage

by Michael Arceneaux

Like many gays, I’ve been conflicted about how to reconcile my love of both same sex relationships and chicken sandwiches in… Read More

TJ Holmes

DRIVING WHILE BLACK:
New Victim, Same Story

by Damon Young

A few months ago, I was followed and pulled over by the police after leaving a neighborhood Starbucks. Within a minute of being stopped… Read More

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