Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 51

Hundreds Killed by Boko Haram in Past Week

by JET

Two bombs blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram exploded at a crowded mosque and a posh Muslim restaurant in Nigeria’s… Read More

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Amber Roof Is the Worst Sister of a Mass Murderer Ever

by Jamilah Lemieux

When my oldest sister got married in 2002, our middle sister made about being hungry and made the two of them late for the ceremony… Read More

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Officials: No Shots Fired at D.C. Navy Yard

by #teamEBONY

Despite reports of gunfire, a Federal law enforcement official said there were no shots fired at the Washington Navy Yard on Thursday morning. The… Read More

Fire at black church in S.C. was not arson, feds say

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by #teamEBONY

Since the June 17 killing of nine people at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., six predominantly black churches in the… Read More

1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

by #teamEBONY

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One man has been arrested after a fight over the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse. The… Read More

Obama eulogizes pastor in Charleston shooting

President Obama Delivers Amazing Eulogy for Clementa Pinckney

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama on Friday eulogized the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the victims in last week's church massacre, calling… Read More

#MicCheckRacism Unites Young People Through Poetry Against Racism

#MicCheckRacism Unites Young People Through Poetry Against Racism

by JET

The coverage of the Charleston shooting has sparked outrage and led to many people calling out mainstream platforms for their biased… Read More

Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

by JET

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples… Read More

S.C. Gets No 'Pat on the Back' for Efforts to Take Down Flag

S.C. Gets No 'Pat on the Back' for Efforts to Take Down Flag

by Bradford J. Howard

I’m not about to give the state of South Carolina a pat on the back. It has been… Read More

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