Why I Won’t Shop This Friday:An open letter from a member of Blackout for Human Rights.

Blackout for Human Rights:
Did the Campaign Keep Shoppers Home?

by Chinaka Hodge

As retailers total up their sales from Black Friday 2014, early reports suggest that sales were down significantly from recent… Read More

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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the… Read More

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Ferguson and the Sin of Racism

by Rev. Darlene Garner

America’s original sin of racism played out in Ferguson, Missouri. How did we get here?  To understand this moment, we… Read More

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

by Jamilah Lemieux

Protests in solidarity with Ferguson, Missouri have taken place across the world since August 9th and in the wake of this week’s… Read More

NO INDICTMENT:<br />
Racism and Incompetence in Ferguson

NO INDICTMENT:
Racism and Incompetence in Ferguson

by Jason Johnson

African Americans are used to the government ignoring us, oppressing us and simply not functioning in an equitable way. This has… Read More

[FERGUSON FORWARD]<br />
How Bob McCullough Won

[FERGUSON FORWARD]
How Bob McCullough Won

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

As many of us continue to grapple with the gut-wrenching news out of Ferguson, there is the prevailing sense of confusion surrounding… Read More

Ferguson: NAACP "Deeply Disappointed"

Ferguson: NAACP "Deeply Disappointed"

by #teamEBONY

BALTIMORE, MD – Tonight, a St. Louis County grand jury declined to indict officer Darren Wilson, 28, for the shooting and killing of unarmed… Read More

Celebs React to Ferguson Decision on Twitter

Celebs React to Ferguson Decision on Twitter

by #teamEBONY

Submitting a predictably tragic verdict, a grand jury turned in a decision exonerating officer Darren Wilson of… Read More

Grand Jury Decides No Indictment for Ferguson Cop

Grand Jury Decides No Indictment for Ferguson Cop

by #teamEBONY

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – A grand jury has reached a decision to not indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. As… Read More

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