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The New Double Standard in Attitudes Toward Drugs

by Lauren Craig

That thumping sound you heard last week? The collective pat on the back that White, monied Americans are giving themselves for successfully shifting… Read More

Howard Increases Security After Campus Threat

Howard Increases Security After Campus Threat

by #teamEBONY

Howard University has increased security on its campus after a violent threat by an anonymous person was made Thursday. The threat, allegedly… Read More

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Mizzou Black Culture Center Sign Vandalized

by #teamEBONY

Just two days after receiving a phone call threat, the University of Missouri-Columbia's Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center's sign was vandalized. A… Read More

Man Dies After Being Tased, Shackled While in Police Custody

Man Dies After Being Tased, Shackled While in Police Custody

by #teamEBONY

Three Virginia police officers put Linwood Lambert, 46, in a squad car around 5 a.m. on May 4, 2013. They said they were taking him to the… Read More

Northwestern University Students Seek to Keep 'Black House' Black

Northwestern University Students Seek to Keep 'Black House' Black

by Shantell E. Jamison

The University of Missouri-Columbia's… Read More

Veterans Day Google Doodle Raises Racial Ire

Veterans Day Google Doodle Raises Racial Ire

by #teamEBONY

Wait, what?  Apparently lacking in things to do, some folk are taking the Veterans Day Google Doodle to task for being too diverse.  Mic.com… Read More

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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

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