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The Fairfax County Sheriff's Office released video of deputies trying to restrain an inmate who later died. In the video, deputies… Read More

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Nuanced, full, expository Black stories matter, maybe more today than ever.  As a renewed fire breathes lives into the ongoing Black struggle… Read More

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Bail Hearing for Ex-Cop in Walter Scott Case

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A judge said Friday he will rule "as expeditiously as possible" on whether to grant bail for a white ex-police officer charged with murder… Read More

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Relatives of Sept. 11 victims marked the anniversary of the terror attacks Friday at ground zero with grief, gratitude and appeals to keep the toll… Read More

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A Chicago-based church supported the Black Lives Matter movement, and got hell for it. On Wednesday, we reported on the criticism in response… Read More

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In his first nationally-televised interview since announcing the 20th Anniversary Million Man March “Justice of Else!” rally, Minister… Read More

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Twenty years ago, less than two years after I’d received my doctorate in religion from Princeton, I appeared with Cornel West, Derrick Bell… Read More

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A spokeswoman for the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office says a protester was arrested outside the courthouse where a judge is hearing arguments… Read More

Former Tennis Star James Blake Slammed to Ground by NYPD

Former Tennis Star James Blake Slammed to Ground by NYPD

by #teamEBONY

Five white undercover cops slammed retired black tennis star James Blake to the ground outside his midtown hotel Wednesday in a violent case of mistaken… Read More

Ill. Church Criticized for 'Black Lives Matter' Sign

Ill. Church Criticized for 'Black Lives Matter' Sign

by #teamEBONY

A Chicago-area church is receiving backlash for posting “Black Lives Matter” on its church sign. Beverly Unitarian Church (BUC)… Read More

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