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Huge Development in Bobbi Kristina Court Drama

by #teamEBONY

A little over a year since the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown and some of the many questions surrounding the tragic passing of Whitney Houston’s... Read More

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The Smithsonian’s New Black History Museum and the Riches Within

by Greg Carr

Jefferson Davis, a U.S. senator from Mississippi and subsequent president of the Confederate States of America, was a founding member of the Smithsonian Institution’s... Read More

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Sandra Bland’s Family Reaches Settlement, Wins Commitments to Reform

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys for Sandra Bland’s family say a settlement has been reached in their civil suit more than a year after her death in police... Read More

The Tyre King Shooting: Five Fast Facts We Know Right Now

The Tyre King Shooting: Five Fast Facts We Know Right Now

by #teamEBONY

Columbus police say a 13-year-old boy identified as Tyre King was shot by an officer Wednesday evening. The case is being investigated by internal... Read More

Attica’s Ghosts: Echoes of a Rebellion of Black Men

Attica’s Ghosts: Echoes of a Rebellion of Black Men

by Tom Robbins / The Marshall Project

On the morning of September 13, 1971, shortly after state police launched an armed assault to retake Attica prison from its rebelling inmates, a... Read More

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Colin Powell’s Best Leaked E-Mail Jabs at Donald Trump

by Madison J. Gray

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell made it clear how he felt about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, in leaked e-mails that surfaced Wednesday,... Read More

How Colin Kaepernick Won

How Colin Kaepernick Won

by Michael Harriot

Growing up, I was a skinny, wisp of a kid who didn’t cross the 100-pound threshold until I was a sophomore in college. In... Read More

The Kendra Childs Murder: 5 Things We Know Right Now

The Kendra Childs Murder: 5 Things We Know Right Now

by #teamEBONY

Kendra Childs, the Houston mother of a two-year-old child was killed a day before her 20th birthday and police are looking for suspects and... Read More

Step Forward: How Peer-to-Peer Engagement Addresses Sexual Harassment

Step Forward: How Peer-to-Peer Engagement Addresses Sexual Harassment

by Kennedy Moore

A few months ago, I made a trip to the store to grab a few items in the middle of the day. The store... Read More

Say What?! Judge Blames Rape Victim for Assault

Say What?! Judge Blames Rape Victim for Assault

by Terrence Chappell

In an unsurprising case of victim blaming, a Canadian judge is under fire for asking a woman in a rape case why she couldn’t... Read More