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Family Calls for Texas Jail to Release Sandra Bland Evidence

by #teamEBONY

The attorney representing Sandra Bland’s family is asking the Prairie View Police Department to hand over all dash cam video and other related… Read More

5 Takeaways from the GOP Debate...and How They Missed Black Issues

5 Takeaways from the GOP Debate...and How They Missed Black Issues

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

As far as Google Trends is concerned, a black man won Tuesday night’s GOP debate on the Fox Business News channel. Ben Carson, the embattled… Read More

No Charges for Cop Who Fatally Shot Dontra Hamilton

No Charges for Cop Who Fatally Shot Dontra Hamilton

by #teamEBONY

On Tuesday, the Justice Department announced that there was insufficient evidence to pursue federal criminal civil rights charges against former Milwaukee… Read More

Black Students Threatened, Taunted at Mizzou

Black Students Threatened, Taunted at Mizzou

by #teamEBONY

Just one day after the resignation of the University of Missouri's President, Tim Wolfe, Black students were threatened on campus. On… Read More

Mizzou Police Charge Suspect With Sending Threats to Campus<br />

Mizzou Police Charge Suspect With Sending Threats to Campus

by #teamEBONY

Police at the University of Missouri have arrested a suspect who posted threats to the campus in the wake of student protests over racially charged… Read More

FBI: Suspects Planned to Bomb Black Churches

FBI: Suspects Planned to Bomb Black Churches

by #teamEBONY

The FBI has arrested two men they say were plotting to bomb a church in order to start a "race war." Robert Doyle and Ronald Chaney… Read More

Mizzou Names Chuck Henson Interim Vice Chancellor for Inclusion

Mizzou Names Chuck Henson Interim Vice Chancellor for Inclusion

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University of Missouri Provost Garnett Stokes announced today that Chuck Henson, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Trial Practice in the MU… Read More

When Racial Profiling Involves Pro Athletes

When Racial Profiling Involves Pro Athletes

by Kenneth St. George

The Atlanta Hawks traveled to Madison Square Garden on a crisp, October evening to face off against the New York Knicks. At the end of the Hawks bench… Read More

Regeneration, Not Gentrification: Being Black in Gentrified D.C.<br />

Regeneration, Not Gentrification: Being Black in Gentrified D.C.

by Blavity.com

Washington, D.C., once known as “Chocolate City,” it has turned more into a Chai Latte City. Small pockets of D.C. that were once locally-owned… Read More

Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

by #teamEBONY

When cotton balls were scattered outside the black culture center at the University of Missouri's flagship campus in 2010 in a clear reference… Read More

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