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Ferguson Police:
As Bad as We Thought, So Now What?

by Katina Parker

"Well, hopefully, the Department of Justice will look into it.” Words from a Black radio personality whose name I don't… Read More

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From Ferguson to Selma

by Larry Fellows, III

I'm riding with folks from St. Louis on a nine hour trip to Selma. A fellow activist, Tiffany, asks the group… Read More

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Dr. Willie Parker:
A Soldier for Choice [INTERVIEW]

by Renee Bracey Sherman

Being an abortion provider is a dangerous and often thankless job. Those who dedicate their lives to ensuring that patients can safely… Read More

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Stop Saying Jussie Smollett 'Came Out'

by Michael Arceneaux

There’s a difference between making a declarative statement and dancing around one. So while I totally respect Jussie… Read More

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President Obama's Moving #Selma50 Speech

by #teamEBONY

It is a rare honor in this life to follow one of your heroes.  And John Lewis is one of my heroes. Now, I have to imagine… Read More

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Conservatives Plan for 2016 at Annual CPAC Gathering

by Chelsi P. Henry, Esq.

The Conservative Political Action Conference, hosted by the American Conservative Union, is an annual gathering where thousands… Read More

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POTUS, Activists Gather to Commemorate Bloody Sunday

#SELMA50:
POTUS, Activists Gather to Commemorate Bloody Sunday

by Katina Parker

On Saturday, March 7th, Amelia Boynton, age 103, posed for photos with President Barack Obama and hundreds of other dignitaries on… Read More

#ThisIsLuv: I am Octavia Y. Lewis: Black, woman, transgender, and loved

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by Octavia Y. Lewis

Society shows and tells women like me on a daily basis that we are disposable and unworthy of love. So I ask the question: what is… Read More

SLU Protest Protesters Disrupt Prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s First Public Appearance

'What Side Are You On'
McCulloch Defends Himself, St. Louis Police

by Katina Parker

The criminal justice system is not “screwed up,” St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch brazenly stated to a packed… Read More

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Stay Clueless, Stacy

by Michael Arceneaux

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

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