Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

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(But Do YOU Care?)

by Jamilah Lemieux

Two teen girls were found dead in Duval County, Florida and now, we wait for answers and the predictable lack of outrage from people… Read More

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Handcuffed Man Killed by Police

by #teamEBONY

Around 100 people gathered in the streets pushing for answers about Charles Smith's shooting death at the hands of a Savannah… Read More

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Two Black Teens Found Dead, Tied Together, On Side of the Road

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The bodies of two Tampa teenagers were discovered Thursday morning on a roadside in Duval County. Angelia Mangum, 19, and… Read More

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Jury Selected for Detroit Policeman Who Killed 7-Year-Old Girl

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A jury has been seated in the trial of a Detroit police officer who unintentionally killed a 7-year-old girl during a hunt for a… Read More

President Obama Launches "It's On Us"

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President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will announce a new public awareness and education campaign Friday designed to… Read More

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Police: Officers Fatally Shoot Man Near St. Louis

by Associated Press

JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) — County police officers shot and killed a man after he pointed a rifle at them during a chase in suburban St. Louis, less… Read More

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Huge Gap With How Blacks, Whites Feel About Michael Brown

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Early in the Ferguson protests, the Pew Research Center polled reactions to the Michael Brown shooting nationally. For Blacks, it… Read More

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Questions Remain in Death of John Crawford III

by #teamEBONY

While the police shooting of an unarmed Black teen in Ferguson, Mo., continues to get considerable attention, another shooting of… Read More

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Be Present

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Death is difficult. Whether it’s a family member, friend, colleague or even a beloved celebrity, loss is always painful. And no matter how much… Read More

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