Why the Worst Week in the Donald Trump Campaign Could Kill the GOP

Why the Worst Week in the Donald Trump Campaign Could Kill the GOP

by Jamilah Lemieux

This week proves it.  Donald Trump is, quite possibly, the worst type of human being on the face of the earth. He is a walking parody… Read More

Omarosa, Who Are You Calling a Queen?

Omarosa, Who Are You Calling a Queen?

by Michael Arceneaux

Based on past comments he’s made about race, racism, and Read More

The Dangers of Zero-Tolerance Policies in Charter Schools

The Dangers of Zero-Tolerance Policies in Charter Schools

by Marilyn Anderson Rhames

I’m an avid supporter of charter schools. I work at one. I send my kids to one. I donate to one. I’m making this disclaimer early, lest… Read More

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

by Josie Duffy

Shortly after he was shot and killed by a White police officer in Ferguson, Mo., news of Mike Brown’s death began to spread across social media… Read More

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

by #teamEBONY

Some politicians have the gift of gab, but apparently others, like Baltimore’s Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, have the talent for tweets. “The… Read More

D'Angelo Russell: Over the Line and Way Out of Bounds

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by Najja Parker

No one wanted to be the last kid selected by their peers during P.E. class. It's pretty lonely standing there alone as one unlucky team leader… Read More

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Detroit School Principals Hit With Bribery Charge

by #teamEBONY

According to court records, a dozen current and former principals in the Detroit public school system have been charged with bribery. The… Read More

Order of Black Nuns Celebrate 100 Years of Service and a Renewed Calling

Order of Black Nuns Celebrate 100 Years of Service and a Renewed Calling

by Alexandra Olivier

Harlem’s rich history is overflowing with an abundance of of jazz and art, but tucked away down West 124th Street, right across the… Read More

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How Comparing a Black Murder Defendant to 'King Kong' Affected His Trial

by The Marshall Project

A federal trial judge in South Carolina last week overturned the death sentence… Read More

Flying While Black? Black Lives Matter Supporter Kicked Off American Airlines Flight

Flying While Black? Black Lives Matter Supporter Kicked Off American Airlines Flight

by #teamEBONY

A supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement claims she was booted from an American Airlines aircraft and banned from flying with the commercial… Read More

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