Is #JusticeForTrayvon a Fad?

Is #JusticeForTrayvon a Fad?

by Riley Wilson

If social injustice campaigns like Occupy Wallstreet and KONY 2012 have taught us anything, it’s that the use of social media… Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Dear Robert Zimmerman,Jr.

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Robert Zimmerman,Jr.

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear Robert Zimmerman, Jr.: Given that bashing Black people seems to be the family pastime, I imagine you don’t… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Black Youth Project 100 Responds

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Black Youth Project 100 Responds

by #teamEBONY

To the Family of Brother Trayvon Martin and to the Black Community: May this statement find us in the spirit of peace and… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Benjamin Crump Speaks [EXCLUSIVE]

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Benjamin Crump Speaks [EXCLUSIVE]

by Makkada B. Selah

After 16 1/2 hours of deliberation, the mostly-if-not-all White and all-female jury in the State of Florida vs. Zimmerman handed down a verdict of… Read More

The Black Community Is Not at War with Immigration Reform

The Black Community Is Not at War with Immigration Reform

by Maya Rupert

    The Black American Leadership Alliance (BALA), a Black anti-immigration reform organization, plans… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Now What?

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Now What?

by Charles H.F. Davis III

“Well, the first difficulty is really so simple that it’s usually overlooked: to be Negro in this country and to be relatively… Read More

What George Zimmerman Can Do Now

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
What Went Wrong?

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

I never met Trayvon Martin. I never had an opportunity to see him smile or hear him laugh. I became familiar with his wonderful mother… Read More

Climate Change: It’s Time to Pay Attention

Climate Change: It’s Time to Pay Attention

by Gelasia Croom

Last year was the hottest year on record in the United States. Approximately one-third of the U.S. population experienced 100-degree… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Zimmerman Trial Day 21

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Zimmerman Trial Day 21

by Veronica Byrd

“A teenager is dead. He is dead through no fault of his own. He is dead because another man made assumptions. That man assumed certain things… Read More

Prison Sterilizations and "Choice"

Prison Sterilizations and "Choice"

by Dani McClain

Since Sunday, the Internet has been abuzz with talk of an investigative report out of California’s women’s prisons. The… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter