Are Black Greeks Doing Enough for the Modern Civil Rights Fight?

Are Black Greeks Doing Enough for the Modern Civil Rights Fight?

by George Johnson

History and Tradition. Values and Morals. Legacy and Leadership.  Since 1906, Black Greek Letter Organizations (BGLO) have been… Read More

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Can Martin’s Place 'Keep the Dream Alive' for NJ Job Seekers?

by #teamEBONY

Last week, a bipartisan lineup of political heavy hitters assembled at 398 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Jersey City, New Jersey… Read More

5 Reason Why "I Love Howard" is a Fundraising Game Changer for HBCUs

5 Reasons Why "I Love Howard" is a Fundraising Game Changer for HBCUs

by Michelle Janaye

We launched the I Love Howard Campaign, a grassroots fundraising effort… Read More

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'I've Spent More Time In Jail Than Darren Wilson'

by Alexis Templeton

In an open letter titled, To My People, Assata Shakur… Read More

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Black Girls Murdered
(But Do YOU Care?)

by Jamilah Lemieux

Two teen girls were found dead in Duval County, Florida and now, we wait for answers and the predictable lack of outrage from people… Read More

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Black Women and the Crime Bill,
20 Years Later

by Monique W. Morris

In 1994, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Violent Crime… Read More

Holder Launches New Initiative to Build Trust Between Law Enforcement and Communities

Holder Launches New Initiative to Build Trust Between Law Enforcement and Communities

by Susana Morris

Ferguson, Missouri has been in the national spotlight since the August 9th killing of unarmed Black teen, Michael Brown, Jr. The… Read More

Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

by David Wall Rice and Shaun R. Harper

For a host of mostly ridiculous reasons—including the fabled post-racialism—questions are repeatedly posed about the… Read More

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'We Are Left to Make This Moment Into a Movement'

by Taurean Russell

Dear World,   Over the past month, events surrounding the killing of Michael Brown, Jr.---a murder, in my eyes… Read More

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Black Men and the Stain of Colorism

by Joshua Adams

When I was a sophomore in college, watching The Boondocks with friends was a weekly ritual. After enjoying the satirical… Read More

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