Bill Cosby to Be Deposed on Sexual Assault Allegations in October

Brown University Rescinds Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree

by #teamEBONY

Brown University has rescinded the honorary degree it granted Bill Cosby, becoming the third university to take such action in less than a week. Brown… Read More

Black Cleveland Gripped with Redefining Strained Relationship with Police<br />

Black Cleveland Gripped with Redefining Strained Relationship with Police

by Afi Scruggs

It's been almost a year since Cleveleand police fatally shot Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old who had played with a replica gun in a city park. … Read More

A Year after Ferguson, U.S. Injustice Resonates as Far Away as Russia

A Year after Ferguson, U.S. Injustice Resonates as Far Away as Russia

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In the days of chaos following Mike Brown's death at the hands of a police officer, Ferguson, Mo. residents and those who traveled from across… Read More

In Rare '60 Minutes' Interview, Vladimir Putin Mentions Ferguson, Police Brutality

In Rare '60 Minutes' Interview, Vladimir Putin Mentions Ferguson, Police Brutality

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In a rare, televised interview with American media, Russian President Vladimir Putin mentioned the tensions in Ferguson, Missouri to prove a point… Read More

Delaware Police Fatally Shoot Man in Wheelchair [Video]

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by #teamEBONY

Warning: Video may be disturbing to some viewers. A graphic video showing a Delaware police officer fatally shooting a Black… Read More

Bobbi Kristina Brown Is Awake, Says Bobby Brown

Judge Seals Bobbi Kristina Autopsy Results with Court Order

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The cause of Bobbi Kristina Brown's death has been determined, but the medical examiner's office won't publicly unveil autopsy results… Read More

Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

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An 18-year-old Indianapolis teen is dead after complaining about breathing troubles while in police custody. IMPD officials say Terrell Day… Read More

Dream Defenders

Dream Defenders Take Social Media Break to Focus on Grassroots Organizing

by Kristian Davis Bailey

The Florida-based Dream Defenders is taking an eight-week break from social media to focus on building the organization’s grassroots membership… Read More

Can Pope Francis Bring Attention to America's Broken Prison System?

Can Pope Francis Bring Attention to America's Broken Prison System?

by Madison J. Gray

Pope Francis begins his visit to America on Tuesday, and after meeting with heads of state, laypeople and clergy, one of his final stops this weekend… Read More

Why American Education Has Much to Learn About Cultural Competence

Why American Education Has Much to Learn About Cultural Competence

by Jovan Brown

Our American society is loaded with a false sense of cultural competence. This mentality tends to govern our country's idea of educational for… Read More

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