Missed It: The 10 Most Underreported Black Stories of 2015

Missed It: The 10 Most Underreported Black Stories of 2015

by Madison J. Gray

The daily news cycle is full of repetitive stories whose narrative we memorize over the course of days, and that is compounded by social media. But… Read More

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

People across the country are expressing their outrage at the seeming disregard for Black life at the hands of police.  This year, we've… Read More

The Cosby Case: How the Courts Will Determine His Fate

The Cosby Case: How the Courts Will Determine His Fate

by Sophia Nelson, Esq

For Black America there was no greater entertainment icon during the late 20th century than Bill Cosby.  But on Wednesday, the legendary comedian… Read More

Chicago Mayor Announces Police Reform Policy

Chicago Mayor Announces Police Reform Policy

by #teamEBONY

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said that police in the city must be better trained to distinguish between when they need to use force. The statement… Read More

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Activists Ask LeBron James to Boycott Games in Response to Tamir Rice Verdict

by #teamEBONY

Ohio protesters are calling on LeBron James to get involved in a movement formed in response to a grand jury's verdict to not indict two… Read More

Bill Cosby Bail Set at $1 Million in Sexual Assault Case

Bill Cosby Bail Set at $1 Million in Sexual Assault Case

by #teamEBONY

Bill Cosby was charged Wednesday with the sexual assault, of a woman at his home 12 years ago, prosecutors said. They are the first criminal… Read More

They Don’t Hear Us Though: On Black Millennials and Pandering<br />

They Don’t Hear Us Though: On Black Millennials and Pandering

by Blavity.com

This presidential election cycle has had historic levels of fanfare and spectacle. From the Republican party’s head clown and biggest liability, Donald… Read More

Byron Allen Scores a 'Win' in AT&T Discrimination Suit<br />

Byron Allen Scores a 'Win' in AT&T Discrimination Suit

by LaToya Cross

Entertainment entrepreneur Byron Allen has reason to rejoice.   Following the resolution of a racial discrimination lawsuit  against… Read More

Officer Who Fatally Shot Laquan McDonald Enters Plea

Officer Who Fatally Shot Laquan McDonald Enters Plea

by #teamEBONY

A white Chicago police officer charged in the death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald has pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court. Jason Van Dyke… Read More

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