Family of Man Killed by Police Files Lawsuit

Family of Man Killed by Police Files Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

The family of an unarmed D.C.-area Black man who was shot and killed by a Washington police officer has filed a lawsuit, Reuters reports.... Read More

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Documents Show FBI Focused on Muhammad Ali in Mid-60s

by Madison J. Gray

The FBI, which monitored several figures during the 50s and 60s they considered to be “subversive” including Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Angela Davis,... Read More

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My Brother’s Keeper: Obama Vows to ‘Stay Invested’ After White House

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama’s exit from the White House may be nearing, but one thing’s for sure: he plans to stick around for his “My... Read More

Official Gets Job Back After Offensive Michelle Obama Post

Official Gets Job Back After Offensive Michelle Obama Post

by LaToya Cross

#ThatHappened: Pamela Ramsey Taylor insulted FLOTUS, served a suspension and is returning to work ahead of the holiday Read More

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Dylann Roof Found Guilty: 5 Facts You Need to Know

by #teamEBONY

Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old loner who lived in a predominately Black town in South Carolina, but espoused violent hatred toward Blacks was found guilty... Read More

Attorneys: Philando Castile Was ‘High’ During Shooting Incident

Attorneys: Philando Castile Was ‘High’ During Shooting Incident

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys representing the Minnesota cop who fatally shot Philando Castile filed a motion Wednesday for charges against their client to be dropped, Twin Cities... Read More

8 Myths About HBCUs That Simply Aren’t True — And Why

8 Myths About HBCUs That Simply Aren’t True — And Why

by S. Tia Brown

Every year EBONY celebrates young Black women and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) with its Campus Queens competition. Inevitably, after the excited chatter... Read More

Delta Officials Confirm Passenger Dragged Off Plane by MI Police

Delta Officials Confirm Passenger Dragged Off Plane by MI Police

by #teamEBONY

A passenger on a Dec. 12 Delta airlines flight recorded Michigan police officers dragging a Black female passenger off of a plane, The Washington... Read More

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On Trump, Kanye and Legitimizing White Supremacy

by LaSha

Eleven years ago when Kanye West stared into a camera and uttered, “George Bush does not care about Black people,” during a fundraiser for... Read More

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In Emotional Testimony, Survivor of Charleston Shooting Describes Chaotic Scene

by #teamEBONY

At the federal hate crimes trial of Dylann Roof, a woman who survived the massacre of nine people at the Emanuel A.M.E. church in... Read More