Barack Obama

Department of Education Launches Pilot Pell Program for Incarcerated Individuals

by #teamEBONY

As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to create a fairer, more effective criminal justice system, reduce recidivism… Read More

Ray Tensing

Ray Tensing Pleads Not Guilty

by JET

A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist after stopping him over a missing front license plate pleaded not guilty… Read More

Wyatt Cenac

On Being the "Lone Representative"

by #teamEBONY

The Stewart-Cenac exchange illustrates what those of us who are often The Only One In The Room tend to know: It sucks. But it turns… Read More

Ray Tensing

Many Lies Found in Sam DuBose Police Report

by Slate

Allen raised the important point that Tensing’s story that he was dragged by the car before shooting—which Deters roundly… Read More

sandra bland

Questionable "Facts" in Sandra Bland Report

by Jezebel

University of Florida toxicology professor Bruce Goldberger was quoted as saying, ““I don’t think it’s possible… Read More

Ray Tensin

Cincinnati Cop Charged with Murder in Killing of Sam DuBose

by JET

A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted… Read More

Raynette Turner

Black Woman Found Dead in NY Holding Cell

by #teamEBONY

Officials are investigating the death of 42-year-old Raynette Turner in her holding cell in Mount Vernon, New York. Turner is a mother… Read More

Zion Harvey

Eight-Year-Old Boy Gets Double Hand Transplant

by #teamEBONY

In a surgical first, Philadelphia doctors have transplanted donor hands and forearms onto an 8-year-old boy whose own hands were… Read More

Samuel Dubose

Chief Claims Footage of Death of Sam Dubose is "Not Good"

by JET

Cincinnati Police Chief Jeffrey Blackwell said the unreleased footage from a University of Cincinnati officer’s body camera… Read More

Family of woman found dead in jail outside of Cleveland asks for answers

Ralkina Jones Found Dead in Jail Cell

by #teamEBONY

The family of a Black woman who was found dead in a suburban jail outside of Cleveland, Ohio, is asking for answers about her death… Read More

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