Study Points to Just How Dangerous It Is To Be A Black Man in America

Study Points to Just How Dangerous It Is To Be A Black Man in America

by #teamEBONY

A new study shows just how dangerous it is to be a Black man in America. Referred to by researchers as “legal intervention,” the findings show... Read More

To Tell The Truth…About Racism in Education

To Tell The Truth…About Racism in Education

by James E. Ford / Education Post

“If we would start telling the truth in schools, we would not have racism. We could cure racism in this country” —Jane Elliott These... Read More

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Will a Trump Presidency Mean More Police Abuse?

by Dorian Warren

The week earlier this month that the district attorney in Charlotte, N.C. determined that the police officer who killed a Black man was justified... Read More

White High Schooler Who Raped Black, Disabled Teen Avoids Jail Time

White High Schooler Who Raped Black, Disabled Teen Avoids Jail Time

by Shantell E. Jamison

A White teen originally charged with sexually assaulting a Black, mentally disabled teammate in Idaho after an Oct. 2015 football practice will avoid jail... Read More

The Way ‘The Talk’ Between Black Fathers and Sons Has Evolved

The Way ‘The Talk’ Between Black Fathers and Sons Has Evolved

by Dr. Larry J. Walker

Recently I had a conversation with a friend discussing how the relationship between fathers and sons has dramatically changed. In the past fathers would... Read More

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Arkansas Boy, 3, Dies in Senseless Road Rage Incident

by #teamEBONY

A 3-year-old boy who was out for a holiday shopping trip with his grandmother died in what police say was a road rage incident, leaving... Read More

Electoral

Our Messy Electoral College Won’t Change Overnight, But It Can Be Changed

by Richard Fowler

Since its creation, the Electoral College has continuously confused much of the American public and created ongoing controversies during election cycles. This year’s election... Read More

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

As Donald Trump’s forthcoming presidential term advances upon us, everyday becomes an exercise in resisting the many systems who aim to normalize his irregularities.... Read More

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

by #teamEBONY

Howard Bingham, a photographer who spent much of his career taking images of Muhammad Ali died Thursday after a lengthy illness. Read More

President Obama Vows Action Against Russia for Suspected Hack

President Obama Vows Action Against Russia for Suspected Hack

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama is promising that the U.S. will retaliate against Russia for its suspected meddling in America’s election process, an accusation the Kremlin... Read More