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Fifteen minutes. That’s how long it took for me to stop crying, compose myself, and drag my groceries inside my apartment after watching 32-year-old… Read More

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Let's Call Police Killings What They Are: Lynchings

by Madison J. Gray

My grandmother never spoke much about growing up in the South. She would only say she left because “I didn’t like the laws.”… Read More

[Video] Officer Responds to Alton Sterling Death, Tells Bad Cops to Step Down

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A Black Cleveland police officer’s Facebook video responding to the deadly police-involved shooting in Louisiana has gone viral. The video… Read More

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Yes, Black People Are Angry As Hell, and We Demand Justice

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Live Streamed Video Shows Death of Another Black Man at Police Hands

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The aftermath of a police-involved shooting was captured on Facebook Live by a woman identifying herself as the victim’s girlfriend. The video… Read More

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I don’t remember what I was doing when George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin. I’m sure I was watching the All-Stars game, as I had done… Read More

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Just the Facts: The Questions Surrounding Alton Sterling's Death

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Protests in Baton Rouge are growing as residents there demand to know the details behind the Read More

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Two weeks ago, Democrats sat-in on the House floor overnight to bolster gun-control legislation. But one of the bill’s biggest boosters was… Read More

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Asking Her Partner to Share the Load Could Save a Black Woman’s Life

by Josie Pickens

One piece of advice I give young women most as they set their sights on marriage is to make sure they marry people who are willing to be their full… Read More

Third Officer in Freddie Gray Case Opts for Bench Trial

Third Officer in Freddie Gray Case Opts for Bench Trial

by #teamEBONY

Prosecutors could have an uphill battle trying Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice in the death of Freddie Gray. The judge says they can't use 4,000… Read More

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