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54 Dead in Latest Boko Haram Attack

by #teamEBONY

Suspected Islamic extremists killed at least 54 people when they detonated explosive devices in crowded places Sunday night in Maiduguri the capital… Read More

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Social Media Gets Invaded on #BlackOutDay

by Cory Townes

If you've been seeing a surge of pictures today of our beautiful Black boys and girls from across the globe all… Read More

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Ben Carson Says Muslims Shouldn't Be President

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Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says Islam is antithetical to the Constitution, and he doesn’t believe that a Muslim should be… Read More

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Pastor, Congregation Hailed As Heroes in Church Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The pastor and members of the congregation that wrestled a gun away from a man police say opened fired in an Alabama church are being praised as heroes. James… Read More

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Fixing a Broken Justice System from Within

by Cassie M. Chew

In the two years since the acquittal of a neighborhood watchman for the killing of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, there have been nearly a dozen… Read More

Terrell Owens Incident Could Be Investigated As Hate Crime

Terrell Owens Incident Could Be Investigated As Hate Crime

by #teamEBONY

Earlier this week, we reported on former NFL pro Terrell Owens' very bizarre encounter with a man involving a Starbuck's coffee cup. According… Read More

Virginia Teens Suspended for Wearing Confederate Flag to School

Virginia Teens Suspended for Wearing Confederate Flag to School

by #teamEBONY

More than 20 students at a Virginia high school… Read More

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Police caught on video in forceful arrest of teen

by #teamEBONY

Officials are investigating an incident in which nine Stockton, Calif., police officers were caught on video using apparent excessive force while… Read More

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Friend of Charleston Shooting Suspect Charged with Lying to FBI

by #teamEBONY

A friend of the man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a Charleston church is charged with lying to federal authorities and concealing information… Read More

Are Black Women Paying the Costs of Incarceration?<br />

Are Black Women Paying the Costs of Incarceration?

by Monique W. Morris

With more than 2.4 million people in jails and prisons, the United States spends $80 billion a year to sustain its system of incarceration—more… Read More

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