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Homeless Man Killed by LAPD

by Slate

Los Angeles police shot and killed a homeless man on Sunday during a disturbing confrontation that was caught on video. The video… Read More

Nigerian mob kills girl accused of being suicide bomber

Girl Killed by Mob in Nigeria

by Jezebel

A young girl suspected to have been planning a suicide bombing was beaten to death and then set on fire in a Nigerian vegetable market… Read More

12-year-old Tamir Rice caused his own death by failing to ‘avoid injury’

Cleveland: Tamir Rice Caused His Own Death

by #teamEBONY

According to court documents obtained by BuzzFeed’s Stephanie McNeal, the city of Cleveland, Ohio is claiming that 12-year-old… Read More

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

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Those two researchers are Redzo Mujcic and Paul Frijters, and their paper describes the results of an experiment… Read More

D.C. Shrugs Off GOP Threats, Legalizes Recreational Weed Anyway

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by Slate

Recreational weed is now legal in the nation's capital—despite House Republicans' best efforts to stop it. The new… Read More

Three years after Trayvon Martin killing, two women's lives intersect

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by #teamEBONY

Despite the half century separating the deaths of Medgar Evers and Trayvon Martin, the grieving women-turned-activists have lived… Read More

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Hopes Trayvon Martin 'Whooped The Sh-t Out Of George Zimmerman'

Melissa Harris-Perry: "I Hope (Trayvon) Whooped the Sh*t Out of George Zimmerman"

by Huffington Post

On Tuesday, news broke that the U.S. Department of Justice would not bring charges against George Zimmerman for the slaying of unarmed… Read More

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The School-Based Racism Little Black Girls Face

by #teamEBONY

Racism is a national disaster in this country. It robs us of brilliance, ingenuity, and progress. And in a country where policymakers… Read More

Dori Maynard, journalist and diversity champion, dies at 56

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by #teamEBONY

Dori J. Maynard, a journalist and champion of diversity in news coverage, died Tuesday at her Oakland home, the journalism education… Read More

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