The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden 'black site'

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by #teamEBONY

The Chicago police department operates an off-the-books interrogation compound, rendering Americans unable to be found by family… Read More

No federal charges for Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin death

George Zimmerman to Face No Federal Charges

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The Justice Department said Tuesday its independent investigation found "insufficient evidence" to charge George Zimmerman… Read More

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Disney star Zendaya hit the Oscars red carpet on Sunday night with long dreadlocks flowing down her back. Vogue heralded… Read More

Obama Administration Moves To Overturn Judge's Immigration Ruling

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The Department of Justice officially filed on Monday an appeal and a request for a stay of a judge's recent decision to block… Read More

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Girl bomber kills five, wounds dozens in northeast Nigeria

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A young girl with explosives strapped to her killed five people and wounded dozens at a security checkpoint outside a market in the… Read More


Why Was Mo'Nique 'Blacklisted'?

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Rudy Giuliani is right that Obama isn’t like his predecessors.

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by Slate

The obvious question is, Why? Why is Obama more circumspect than his presidential peers? Why does his praise come with a note of… Read More

Daily Show's Jessica Williams: Stop Telling Me to Lean In

Dear White Feminists: Jessica Williams Doesn't Need Your Permission

by #teamEBONY

Jessica Williams absolutely needs to believe in herself and her talent in order to advance in her career. Not wanting to host The… Read More

Vandals Spray-Paint “NIGGER” on Lincoln University Sign

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by #teamEBONY

Someone spray-painted the "n"-word on a sign at the entrance of Lincoln University overnight, according to a message sent… Read More

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