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EBONY.com is known for our team’s willingness to embrace, and lead the discourse on, provocative issues of race, class, gender and religion. … Read More

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Breaking: Tamir Rice Grand Jury Declines Indictment

by #teamEBONY

In news that is shocking to no-one, but should be chilling to everyone, a grand jury has declined to indict a rookie Cleveland police officer or… Read More

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Clemency Coup: Is it Curtains for the U.S. Prison Industrial System?

by Donna M. Owens

President Barack Obama recently granted clemency to nearly 100 men and women serving time in federal prisons nationwide, news delivered exactly… Read More

A Healer in Congo Now Needs Our Help Healing

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Pastor Marrion P’udongo earned the nickname “Schindler of Congo” in 2003 when he saved almost 100 people from being murdered by… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders issued a statement late Monday in response to a grand jury’s decision not to issue an… Read More

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No Indictment in Sandra Bland Case

by #teamEBONY

On Monday, a grand jury ruled that no felony crime was committed by the Waller County sheriff's office in connection to the July 2015 death of… Read More

Sandra Bland

2017 Trial Date Set for Bland Family Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

A judge has set a Jan. 2017 trial date for a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Sandra Bland's family on her behalf. Bland died in July… Read More

Fed Lawyers Want Mumia Abu-Jamal Lawsuit Scrapped

Fed Lawyers Want Mumia Abu-Jamal Lawsuit Scrapped

by Associated Press

Government attorneys urged a judge on Friday to throw out a lawsuit in which former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal claims prison officials have… Read More

Martin Shkreli Wu Tang

Martin Shkreli, AIDS Drug Villain, Arrested for Securities Fraud

by Kyra Kyles

**Maleficent voice** Well, well, well. It looks like karmageddon has come to pay a lil' visit to Martin Shkreli, the "pharma… Read More

Kwame Rose

Freddie Gray Protester Kwame Rose Released From Jail

by #teamEBONY

A protester arrested outside the courthouse after a mistrial was declared in the trial of police officer William Porter has been released. Twenty-one-year-old… Read More

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