Christian Responses to Charleston are Killing Black Women<br />

Christian Responses to Charleston are Killing Black Women

by Candice Benbow

Like everyone, the tragic events at Mother Emanuel AME Church have left me reeling. These have been days of intense grief, anger… Read More

MD Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

Baltimore Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

by JET

Someone painted the words “Black Lives Matter” on a statue honoring Confederate soldiers in Baltimore. The… Read More

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Would Cleveland Officials Rather Have a Riot Than Justice?

by Bakari Kitwana

Two weeks ago today, I, along with seven… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The White House stands by President Obama’s use of the N word in his interview on the WTF podcast released Monday. Press secretary… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called for the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state Capitol Monday, less… Read More

Black America should stop forgiving white racists

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by The Washington Post

Historically, Black churches have nurtured the politics of forgiveness so that Black people can anticipate divine justice and liberation… Read More

9 dead in ‘hate crime’ shooting at historic African American church in Charleston

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by JET

Weak media coverage, no one is here for it. Voices across the Interwebs are fed up with clueless, biased and inaccurate… Read More

Letter to a Black Girl Born in a (Never Ending) Time of Terror

Letter to a Black Girl Born in a (Never Ending) Time of Terror

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To my darling niece, Ximena: I do not know the day you were born, yet you are here. You chose to come a few months… Read More

Charleston shooting: Emanuel AME church reopens for first service

Emanuel AME Church Holds First Service Since Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The South Carolina church where nine people died in a gun attack by an alleged White supremacist less than a week ago reopened to… Read More

The GOP’s uneasy relationship with the Confederate flag

The GOP and the Confederate Flag

by The Washington Post

South Carolina state Rep. Norman Brannon (R) said Friday night he'll introduce a bill to remove the flag from capitol grounds… Read More

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