Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting Escape Charges

Mother of Tamir Rice to Testify Before Grand Jury

by #teamEBONY

The mother of a 12-year-old Black child who was shot and killed by a white Cleveland police officer will testify before a grand jury soon. Samaria… Read More

You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

by Charles Robinson

“I will give anyone in this room a thousand dollars if they will produce a list of Black Republican staffers who work on Capitol Hill,”… Read More

Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting Escape Charges

One Year Later: Justice for Tamir Rice

by #teamEBONY

Nov. 23 will mark one year since 12-year-old Tamir Rice was gunned down by a Cleveland police officer while playing near his home. The investigation… Read More

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

by Renee Bracey Sherman

As state anti-choice legislation shutters abortion clinics, abortion rights advocates say the country is beginning to see the impact on access to… Read More

At Least 31 Dead, 72 Injured in Nigerian Bomb Blast

At Least 31 Dead, 72 Injured in Nigerian Bomb Blast

by #teamEBONY

At least 31 people were killed and 72 others injured in a bomb blast in the northeastern Nigerian city of Yola late Tuesday. An official… Read More

Being Black at Mizzou, Then and Now

Being Black at Mizzou, Then and Now

by Minkah Makalani

I don’t know what it’s like to be an average Black student at Mizzou in 2015, though I imagine it’s not very different from… Read More

Patti LaBelle's Pie Craze is Serious Business

Patti LaBelle's Pie Craze is Serious Business

by #teamEBONY

James Wright Chanel posted the video that… Read More

Charlie Sheen's HIV Reveal Shows Need for More Dialogue Among Blacks

Charlie Sheen's HIV Reveal Shows Need for More Dialogue Among Blacks

by George Johnson

Actor Charlie Sheen disclosed he is living with HIV Tuesday morning in an interview on NBC’s TODAY show -- or rather more correctly, on Monday… Read More

Floyd Mayweather Defends Ronda Rousey from Internet Trolls

Floyd Mayweather Defends Ronda Rousey from Internet Trolls

by #teamEBONY

Ronda Rousey lost her first fight this past weekend, and the UFC champion got support from one unlikely candidate. Floyd Mayweather came… Read More

Northwestern University Cancels 'Black House' Integration Plans

Northwestern University Cancels 'Black House' Integration Plans

by #teamEBONY

Proposed changes to Northwestern University's Black House have been canceled. School administrators made the announcement Monday during… Read More

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