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President Obama Announces Launch of My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

by Brandon Robinson

In front of a packed house at Lehman University’s Apex Center, President Barack Obama announced the My Brother’s Keeper… Read More

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Are We Witnessing the Emergence of A Black Spring?

by Priscilla Ocen and Khaled A. Beydoun

In the spring of 2010, we witnessed massive protests in the Arab World. The people of Egypt, Tunisia and Libya had enough; they had… Read More

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Mother of Brandon Tate Brown Files Lawsuit

by D. Smith

On April 27, Tanya Brown-Dickerson, the mother of a motorist who was shot and killed by Philadelphia… Read More

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Hillary Clinton Can’t End Mass Incarceration Without Reducing Arrests

by Cherise Fanno Burdeen

Last week, Hillary Clinton presented a plan to end “the era of mass incarceration” in America. Her plan was strong on… Read More

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Kevin Liles Pens Letter to Baltimore

by #teamEBONY

Dear Baltimore, Even for a city that has known its share of hardship, it has been a tough week for Baltimore. Once again… Read More

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[SHADE BRIGADE]
MD Politician: Take Food Stamps from Baltimore Protestors

by Michael Arceneaux

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

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Joseph Kent Free After Baltimore 'Kidnapping'

by D. Smith

Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia announced last Friday that two Read More

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Today we conclude part 3 of our ‘emotional justice’ conversation, inspired by the rift between Cornel West and Michael… Read More

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[BALTIMORE UPRISING]
#BlackLivesMatter Stands with Baltimore

by Opal Tometi

Do not be afraid. There is an uprising happening in Black communities across the country. This moment is necessary and has been on… Read More

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Esther Armah and Kiese Laymon on Revolutionary Love, Emotional Justice & Toxic Masculinities

by #teamEBONY

We continue our "Emotional Justice" conversation inspired by the rift between Cornel West and Michael Eric Dyson. Today… Read More

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