No Clear Motive Seen in Louisiana Shooter’s Journal

No Clear Motive Seen in Louisiana Shooter’s Journal

by #teamEBONY

A journal left behind by the gunman who launched a mass attack in a Louisiana movie theater last summer did not provide a clear motive for the deadly… Read More

Baltimore Approves $200,000 Police Van Safety Budget

Baltimore Approves $200,000 Police Van Safety Budget

by #teamEBONY

Baltimore officials have approved spending $200,000 for equipment meant to improve the safety of police department vans for the city. The… Read More

Are Chicago's School Principals Ready to Walk Away?

Are Chicago's School Principals Ready to Walk Away?

by Marilyn Rhames

Reprinted with permission of Educationpost.org  If… Read More

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[YARD REPORT] John Lewis Speaks at Morehouse

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John Lewis Speaks at Morehouse January 21 Congressman John Lewis, one of the original “Big Six”… Read More

Who Is to Blame for the Flint, Michigan Water Crisis?

Who Is to Blame for the Flint, Michigan Water Crisis?

by Bankole Thompson

Since the devastation associated with Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, America has not seen a level of absolute bureaucratic inertia and total abandonment… Read More

How Elle Misses the Point of #BlackGirlMagic

How Elle Misses the Point of #BlackGirlMagic

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The hashtag and overall sentiment #blackgirlsaremagic was coined by Cashawn Thompson, who gives laughs, love and life on Twitter… Read More

Oxford Campaign to Remove Colonial Statue Heats Up

Oxford Campaign to Remove Colonial Statue Heats Up

by #teamEBONY

Oxford University's chancellor says he will not "rewrite history" in response to a student-led campagin to remove a statue of 19th century… Read More

Autopsy Planned for 12-Year-Old Killed by Constable

Autopsy Planned for 12-Year-Old Killed by Constable

by #teamEBONY

A 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl was shot and killed by a constable serving her father with an eviction notice. The girl’s father, Donald… Read More

In Final State of the Union, Obama Answers Critics, Forges Vision

In Final State of the Union, Obama Answers Critics, Forges Vision

by Richard Fowler

In his final State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama handled things a lot differently. Instead of laying out a laundry list of unachievable… Read More

Obama Casts Legacy in Final State of the Union

Obama Casts Legacy in Final State of the Union

by #teamEBONY

Eyeing the end of his presidency, Barack Obama urged Americans Tuesday night to rekindle their belief in the promise of change that first carried… Read More

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