Eric Holder Visits Ebenezer: 5 Major Takeaways

Eric Holder Visits Ebenezer: 5 Major Takeaways

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Last night, United States Attorney General Eric Holder spoke at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA. Holder’s… Read More

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From Local Movement to Global Action

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From Local Movement to Global Action

by #teamEBONY

I did not begin the holiday season in a very festive mood.  When Robert McCullough announced the Grand Jury’s decision… Read More

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Rams Players Put ‘Hands Up,’
St. Louis Police Want Them Down

by Jamilah Lemieux

No less than six players from the St. Louis Rams made a bold and necessary statement before their 52-0 shutout against Oakland Raiders… Read More

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Missouri's Government Has Failed

by Chelsi P. Henry, Esq.

Buildings burning to the ground. Rioters throwing bricks into businesses and through car window shields. Gunshots fired in the crowds… Read More

Why I Won’t Shop This Friday:An open letter from a member of Blackout for Human Rights.

Blackout for Human Rights:
Did the Campaign Keep Shoppers Home?

by Chinaka Hodge

As retailers total up their sales from Black Friday 2014, early reports suggest that sales were down significantly from recent… Read More

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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the… Read More

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Ferguson and the Sin of Racism

by Rev. Darlene Garner

America’s original sin of racism played out in Ferguson, Missouri. How did we get here?  To understand this moment, we… Read More

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

by Jamilah Lemieux

Protests in solidarity with Ferguson, Missouri have taken place across the world since August 9th and in the wake of this week’s… Read More

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Racism and Incompetence in Ferguson

NO INDICTMENT:
Racism and Incompetence in Ferguson

by Jason Johnson

African Americans are used to the government ignoring us, oppressing us and simply not functioning in an equitable way. This has… Read More

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How Bob McCullough Won

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How Bob McCullough Won

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

As many of us continue to grapple with the gut-wrenching news out of Ferguson, there is the prevailing sense of confusion surrounding… Read More

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