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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
Mall Cops Suspended for Beating Black Teen

by D. Smith

WAVY-TV reports that a man died at the scene of an officer-involved shooting early morning on July 4 in Newport News, Virginia. An… Read More

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Burning Churches Should Set Black Souls on Fire

by Stephanie Clintonia Boddie

Shrug Avery was on to something in a tragically timeless way when she wailed, “God is trying to tell you something” in… Read More

Anti-Choice Billboards Return to the South

Anti-Choice Billboards Return to the South

by Monica Simpson

Black lives continue to be devalued; in Charleston, in Albany with the arrest of Read More

New Campaign Calls on Media to ‘Check’ Its Racial Bias

New Campaign Calls on Media to ‘Check’ Its Racial Bias

by Daniel Kerry

A campaign launched last week is challenging media professionals to take the Implicit Association test (IAT) and share their results… Read More

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[SHADE BRIGADE]
Tyga's Latest Moved a Backpack Full of Units

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

FINALLY FINISHED:<br />
How Is Your Bill Cosby Defense Holding Up Today?

FINALLY FINISHED:
How Is Your Bill Cosby Defense Holding Up Today?

by Jamilah Lemieux

Despite the efforts of lawyers, former co-stars and misguided pseudo-Black Nationalists who have fought desperately over the past… Read More

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Amber Roof Is the Worst Sister of a Mass Murderer Ever

by Jamilah Lemieux

When my oldest sister got married in 2002, our middle sister made about being hungry and made the two of them late for the ceremony… Read More

Same-sex Couples Can Love,<br />
But Where Can They Live?

Same-sex Couples Can Love,
But Where Can They Live?

by Nicole Barden

Same-sex couples’ right to marry is now protected, but do they have the right to housing? It is not only possible but also… Read More

Maybe Same Sex Marriage IS God's Will

Maybe Same Sex Marriage IS God's Will

by Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington

We are not the same America. We are not the same America that we were 20 or even 10 years ago. For decades, civil… Read More

Marcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey, Gay Africans and the Journey to Freedom

by Pastor Joseph Tolton

In August 1914, Marcus Garvey founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association because he believed strongly that people of African… Read More

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