The Danger of Militarizing Campus Police Forces<br />

The Danger of Militarizing Campus Police Forces

by Dante Barry and Pete Haviland-Eduah

Earlier this year, Martese Johnson was out with friends when he was confronted by University of Virginia law enforcement officials. He was beaten… Read More

Gun Violence on Black College Campuses Too Often Overlooked<br />

Gun Violence on Black College Campuses Too Often Overlooked

by Josie Pickens

My office blinds open and I watch students move to and fro on campus, some just finishing their midterms, and others on their way to take them. … Read More

Did a Toy Company Go Too Far in Depicting a ‘Black’ Character?

Did a Toy Company Go Too Far in Depicting a ‘Black’ Character?

by Jovan Brown

Toys edify children's social and intellectual development. They tell stories children cannot spell out for themselves and create worlds that children… Read More

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Blacks and Palestinians Unite and Unify in Visual Production

Activists in both America and Palestine are lending their voices to a new international cause that connects the streets of the United States, where… Read More

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Kobe Bryant Visits Lamar Odom at Hospital

by #teamEBONY

Kobe Bryant left a Lakers pre-season game early to rush to the bedside of his former teammate Lamar Odom, Read More

When Black Becomes 'Suspicious'

When Black Becomes 'Suspicious'

by #teamEBONY

If you're a Black man, you'll always be suspicious to somebody. It doesn't matter if you're walking home from the grocery… Read More

How The Candidates Measured Up: Grading the Democratic Debate

How The Candidates Measured Up: Grading the Democratic Debate

by Richard Fowler

The wait is finally over and the roller coaster ride has begun! The first Democratic presidential debate has taken place and before they dismantle… Read More

Planned Parenthood No Longer Taking Fetal Tissue Payments

Planned Parenthood No Longer Taking Fetal Tissue Payments

by #teamEBONY

Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue available… Read More

#JusticeorElse: People Who Were There Tell 'Why We March'

#JusticeorElse: People Who Were There Tell 'Why We March'

Thousands of people came across the country to support the Nation of Islam and Minister Louis Farrakhan's "Justice or Else" march… Read More

California Governor Bans Redskins Name at Public Schools

California Governor Bans Redskins Name at Public Schools

by #teamEBONY

Four California high schools will be forced to change mascots after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation making the state the first to bar public schools… Read More

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