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You Can’t Be Pro-Black With Conditions

by George Johnson

“Can’t we all just get along?” Rodney King said it best in that clichéd, yet powerful, statement that grew out the response… Read More

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Ex-Miss Alabama's Facebook Post on Police Violence Alarms TV Station

by Alex Titus

Kalyn Chapman James, the first African American Miss Alabama, landed in hot water for her comments regarding the recent Dallas shooting on Facebook… Read More

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses Interfaith Service in Dallas

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses Interfaith Service in Dallas

by #teamEBONY

President Obama has traveled to Dallas to speak to an interfaith memorial service for the victims of the violence there last week. He appears… Read More

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Black Americans and the Paradox of Concealed Carry Laws

by Zainab Karim

A wide nose. That’s where it all began. In a… Read More

La. Prosecutor Steps Down from Police Shooting Investigation

La. Prosecutor Steps Down from Police Shooting Investigation

by #teamEBONY

The East Baton Rouge, La., District Attorney, citing a conflict of interests, has chosen to distance himself from the federal investigation into… Read More

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Sometimes, the Diaspora Needs to Have a Seat and Listen

by France François

“With your blog post, you’re supporting the very regime that crushes my Afro-Cuban brothers and sisters,” came an angry response… Read More

After Dallas, What Happens to Criminal Justice Reform?

After Dallas, What Happens to Criminal Justice Reform?

by Simone Weichselbaum, Maurice Chammah and Ken Armstrong / THE MARSHALL PROJECT

When five police officers were shot and killed in Dallas on Thursday, with seven others wounded, the sniper fire threatened to leave another casualty:… Read More

Working While Black: Demographics and Destiny

Working While Black: Demographics and Destiny

by Marc Bayard

The Black and Brown revolution is coming. People of color will be a majority of the American working class by 2032, according to a new Read More

A Letter to the Men of Morehouse

A Letter to the Men of Morehouse

by #teamEBONY

The following letter was written and sent on Friday to the student body of Morehouse College in Atlanta  by the school's president John… Read More

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Apparently, Black People Have No Rights

by Michael Harriot

I had no idea. Perhaps I should blame all my social studies teachers. Especially Mr. Baldwin, my 8th grade American History teacher and football… Read More

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