Black Panthers 50 Years Later: What They Wanted Is What We (Still) Need

Black Panthers 50 Years Later: What They Wanted Is What We (Still) Need

by Team Ebony

Drafted by founders Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in 1966, the Ten-Point Program and Platform (commonly referred to as “The Ten-Point Program”) was the... Read More

Family of Philando Castile Calls for Federal Investigation

Family of Philando Castile Calls for Federal Investigation

by Team Ebony

The family of a Black man fatally shot by suburban Minneapolis police is calling for a federal investigation into his death, New York Daily... Read More

Donald Trump Claims Remarks About Obama, ISIS Were ‘Sarcastic’

Donald Trump Claims Remarks About Obama, ISIS Were ‘Sarcastic’

by Team Ebony

After days of alleging repeatedly that President Barack Obama literally founded the Islamic State group, Donald Trump abruptly shifted tone on Friday and insisted... Read More

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

by Team Ebony

A Mississippi woman who once sought to disguise a planned journey to join ISIS as her honeymoon was sentenced by a federal judge on... Read More

‘Neighborhood Watchman’ Who Killed Kouren Thomas Was Not Part of Patrol

‘Neighborhood Watchman’ Who Killed Kouren Thomas Was Not Part of Patrol

by Team Ebony

The white Raleigh, North Carolina homeowner who shot and killed a 20-year-old Black partygoer Sunday was not part of any local patrol group, neighbors... Read More

Trump Says Obama Founded ISIS

Trump Says Obama Founded ISIS

by Team Ebony

Donald Trump has reached a new level of petty. The 2016 GOP presidential nominee reaffirmed his contention that President Obama was effectively the "founder"... Read More

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‘Grim Sleeper’ Gets Death Sentence

by Team Ebony

The serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper" was sentenced to death Wednesday for the murders of nine women and a teenage girl that went unsolved... Read More

Looking at the Bratton Era in NYC Through a Clear Lens

Looking at the Bratton Era in NYC Through a Clear Lens

by simone-weichselbaum-the-marshall-project

A flood of predictable reactions — from police and protest circles — greeted the announcement Tuesday that New York Police Commissioner William J. Bratton... Read More

Another Trayvon Martin? NC ‘Neighborhood Watchman’ Kills Black Man

Another Trayvon Martin? NC ‘Neighborhood Watchman’ Kills Black Man

by Team Ebony

 A Raleigh, North Carolina Black man is dead after being killed by a white homeowner who told police that he was "locked and loaded"... Read More

DOJ Report Condemns Baltimore Police

DOJ Report Condemns Baltimore Police

by Team Ebony

A harshly critical Justice Department report says Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against Blacks, use excessive force and are not adequately disciplined for misconduct.... Read More