George Zimmerman

Zimmerman Recounts Shooting in Police Interview

by #teamEBONY

George Zimmerman's defense team released a series of audio and video files late on Wednesday, including a recording of… Read More

Martin Family, Legal Team Respond to Recent Firing of Sanford, Florida Police Chief Bill Lee<br />

Martin Family, Legal Team Respond to Recent Firing of Sanford, Florida Police Chief Bill Lee

by #teamEBONY

The family of Trayvon Martin and their legal team held an exclusive news conference at the National Association of Black… Read More

Eric Holder

Attorney General Holder to be Held in Contempt of Congress

by Zerlina Maxwell

House Republicans are on track to hold the first Black attorney general Eric Holder in contempt… Read More

Conrad Murray

Dr. Conrad Murray's Complaints about LA Jail Conditions Heard

by #teamEBONY

A few days after complaining about his treatment behind bars, Dr. Conrad Murray's prayers have been answered. Murray, who… Read More

President Mugabe

Crash Involving Robert Mugabe Kills One and Injures 15

by #teamEBONY

A car in Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe's motorcade hit a commuter bus near the rural town of Zvimba… Read More

NAACP Protests New York's Controversial 'Stop and Frisk' Policy

NAACP Protests New York's Controversial 'Stop and Frisk' Policy

by Zerlina Maxwell

Thousands of silent marchers made their way down New York City’s Fifth Avenue this weekend in protest of the NYPD’s controversial… Read More

Rodney King

Foul Play Suspected in Rodney King's Death

by #teamEBONY

The unexpected and tragic death of Rodney King has taken a suspicious turn, as police are now zeroing in on his fiancée, Cynthia… Read More

Can Kenya Lead Africa Forward on Gay Rights?

Can Kenya Lead Africa Forward on Gay Rights?

by Rod McCullom

Pop quiz: Which developing nation has recently called for decriminalizing same-sex relations, virtually banned anti-gay political advertisements and… Read More

Adidas and the Truth About 'Slavery Sneakers'

Adidas and the Truth About 'Slavery Sneakers'

by David Leonard

Adidas’ planned release of its “JS Roundhouse Mids” shoes has been put on hold, but the rightful outrage continues.  The… Read More

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