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Writer B. Cayenne Bird lays out a good argument at the Daily Kos of why Shanesha Taylor doesn’t own you anything. The short… Read More

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A rookie police officer fatally shot an unarmed man late Thursday in a "pitch black" Pink Houses stairwell as his girlfriend… Read More

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Amidst resurrected allegations of comedian/cultural icon Bill Cosby sexually assaulting yet another of his former female associates… Read More

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

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President Obama tonight announced the most sweeping executive action on immigration in three decades, providing relief for an estimated… Read More

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The end of the year is a natural time for reflection. It’s a moment when we look back at the highs and lows with an informed perspective that… Read More

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On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon--who has been heavily criticized for his response to the murder of Mike Brown and subsequent… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A Gallup poll released Tuesday reveals that non-White Americans are less likely to feel that the police are serve and protect them. The… Read More

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