Electoral

Our Messy Electoral College Won’t Change Overnight, But It Can Be Changed

by Richard Fowler

Since its creation, the Electoral College has continuously confused much of the American public and created ongoing controversies during election cycles. This year’s election... Read More

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

As Donald Trump’s forthcoming presidential term advances upon us, everyday becomes an exercise in resisting the many systems who aim to normalize his irregularities.... Read More

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

by #teamEBONY

Howard Bingham, a photographer who spent much of his career taking images of Muhammad Ali died Thursday after a lengthy illness. Read More

President Obama Vows Action Against Russia for Suspected Hack

President Obama Vows Action Against Russia for Suspected Hack

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama is promising that the U.S. will retaliate against Russia for its suspected meddling in America’s election process, an accusation the Kremlin... Read More

Family of Man Killed by Police Files Lawsuit

Family of Man Killed by Police Files Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

The family of an unarmed D.C.-area Black man who was shot and killed by a Washington police officer has filed a lawsuit, Reuters reports.... Read More

Ali

Documents Show FBI Focused on Muhammad Ali in Mid-60s

by Madison J. Gray

The FBI, which monitored several figures during the 50s and 60s they considered to be “subversive” including Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Angela Davis,... Read More

barack obama my brothers keeper

My Brother’s Keeper: Obama Vows to ‘Stay Invested’ After White House

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama’s exit from the White House may be nearing, but one thing’s for sure: he plans to stick around for his “My... Read More

Official Gets Job Back After Offensive Michelle Obama Post

Official Gets Job Back After Offensive Michelle Obama Post

by LaToya Cross

#ThatHappened: Pamela Ramsey Taylor insulted FLOTUS, served a suspension and is returning to work ahead of the holiday Read More

Roof

Dylann Roof Found Guilty: 5 Facts You Need to Know

by #teamEBONY

Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old loner who lived in a predominately Black town in South Carolina, but espoused violent hatred toward Blacks was found guilty... Read More

Attorneys: Philando Castile Was ‘High’ During Shooting Incident

Attorneys: Philando Castile Was ‘High’ During Shooting Incident

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys representing the Minnesota cop who fatally shot Philando Castile filed a motion Wednesday for charges against their client to be dropped, Twin Cities... Read More