Love Wins:  Or How My Dad Became a Queer Black Feminist

#ThisIsLuv:
How My Dad Became a Queer Black Feminist

by Alexis Pauline Gumbs

I am sitting in the passenger seat of a large SUV.  My father is driving, and I am on the edge of sleep. I have spent countless… Read More

This Is Luv

#ThisIsLuv:
Black Families+LGBT People= Love

by Wade A. Davis, II

“Mr. Davis, I have to leave my mom’s home," the old self-identified “stud” lesbian told me. … Read More

(left) Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha.

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Standing In Solidarity with Our Muslim Brothers and Sisters

by Katina Parker

Wednesday night, I gathered with thousands for a vigil to honor the lives of three young Muslims who were murdered by their White… Read More

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Oh, Kanye...So Kanye

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

Meghan O'Donnell, 29, from St. Louis, prays at the spot where Michael Brown was killed Sunday evening

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A Timeline

by Katina Parker

It’s been 6 months since the killing of Mike Brown, an unarmed St. Louis teen, who was shot dead by Officer Darren Wilson… Read More

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You Are No Missy, and You Never Shall Be

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

#BlackLivesMatter #FergusonSolidarityUK at parliament tonight

Black Lives Matter Goes Abroad

by Kristian Davis Bailey

The US movement to fight anti-Black racism continues to grow on a global scale. On Tuesday night, co-founder of the Read More

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BLACK GIRLS MATTER

by Monique W. Morris

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Can 'Restorative Justice' Save Black Kids from Suspensions?

Can 'Restorative Justice' Save Black Kids from Suspensions?

by Monique W. Morris

President Obama’s recent State of the Union address presented an exciting narrative of American progress, particularly… Read More

The Game Plan

The Game Plan

by #teamEBONY

Like many of us, U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) is launching into the new year with a bevy of personal and professional goals. Booker is one of just… Read More

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