Minneapolis Cop To Black Teen: 'F**k With Me, I'll Break Your Leg' (VIDEO)

Cop Caught on Camera Threatening to Break Leg of Black Teen

by Huffington Post

A Minneapolis cop was caught on camera threatening to break the leg of a teenager who said he was racially profiled. Hamza Jeylani… Read More

Two Black Candidates Elected to Ferguson City Council

Ferguson Elects Two Black Candidates to City Council

by #teamEBONY

Voters in Ferguson, Missouri, elected two African-American candidates to City Council Tuesday in the first election since Michael… Read More

New Maya Angelou Postage Stamp Features Thing Maya Angelou Didn't Say

Maya Angelou Postage Stamp Features Wrong Quote

by Jezebel

A new Forever stamp issued by the USPS has Maya Angelou’s face on it. Beside her face is the name “Maya Angelou.”… Read More

Carbon monoxide blamed in deaths of father, 7 children in Princess Anne

Father, Seven Children Killed by Carbon Monoxide

by #teamEBONY

Rodney Todd cared for his seven children, running their Princess Anne household, preparing meals and then working in dining services… Read More

South Carolina Police Officer Charged With Murder After Shooting Man In Back Michael Slager Walter Scott

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by #teamEBONY

A white police officer who shot and killed a black man after a traffic stop was charged with murder in North Charleston, S.C., on Tuesday.   The… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

“Tomorrow Rand Paul plans to officially enter the 2016 presidential race vowing to be a ‘new type of Republican.’… Read More

Black Turnout Matters

How Ferguson's City Council Election Can Change the City

by The Atlantic

Campaigners noted how little muscle Black voters have flexed at the polls in Ferguson. Some experts blamed low registration on a… Read More

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by D. Smith

Seventeen-year-old Hakeem Kuta died last week, days after falling from the roof of a Bronx high-rise. According… Read More

Al-Shabaab Trying to Create Muslim-Christian Tension That Doesn’t Exist, Says One Kenyan Student

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Is Al-Shabaab Trying to Create Muslim-Christian Tension?

by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond

Less than two years after shoppers in Nairobi’s… Read More

Majority of whites approve of police hitting people, according to new poll

Poll: Most Whites Approve of Police Using Violent Force

by The Grio

Whites in the United States approve of police officers hitting people in far greater numbers than Blacks and Hispanics do, a striking… Read More

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