Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

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Richard Sherman spoke at length about race relations on Wednesday after an impostor made a social media post under his name that gained attention. Sherman… Read More

One In Three

One In Three

by Glenn E. Martin

My journey to intellectual and spiritual freedom began in 1995 with the bone-crushing grip of a pair of NYPD handcuffs. What followed was a six-year… Read More

Scholar Ta-Nehisi Coates Up for National Book Award

Scholar Ta-Nehisi Coates Up for National Book Award

by #teamEBONY

"Between the World and Me," Ta-Nehisi Coates’ blunt and impassioned letter to his son about racism and police violence, is a finalist… Read More

Mass Incarceration, Racial Profiling at Center of Congressional Black Caucus Town Hall

Mass Incarceration, Racial Profiling at Center of Congressional Black Caucus Town Hall

by #teamEBONY

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation will prioritize racial profiling, police brutality, and other discriminatory practices in the criminal justice… Read More

Minister Louis Farrakhan Urges Black Consumers to Boycott Christmas

Minister Louis Farrakhan Urges Black Consumers to Boycott Christmas

by #teamEBONY

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Michael Eric Dyson Writes of Emerging Black Intelligentsia

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by #teamEBONY

Twenty years ago, less than two years after I’d received my doctorate in religion from Princeton, I appeared with Cornel West, Derrick Bell… Read More

First Protester Arrested Outside of Freddie Gray Hearing

First Protester Arrested Outside of Freddie Gray Hearing

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A spokeswoman for the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office says a protester was arrested outside the courthouse where a judge is hearing arguments… Read More

Ill. Church Criticized for 'Black Lives Matter' Sign

Ill. Church Criticized for 'Black Lives Matter' Sign

by #teamEBONY

A Chicago-area church is receiving backlash for posting “Black Lives Matter” on its church sign. Beverly Unitarian Church (BUC)… Read More

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by Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr.

The struggle of people of color for equality in the 20th century has become a struggle for existence in the 21st century… Read More

Black Lives Matter Network Responds to Fox

Black Lives Matter Network Responds to Fox

by #teamEBONY

Representatives of the Black Lives Matter movement are not too pleased with how Fox News pundits and other right-winged TV personalities have presented… Read More

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