Majority of whites approve of police hitting people, according to new poll

Poll: Most Whites Approve of Police Using Violent Force

by The Grio

Whites in the United States approve of police officers hitting people in far greater numbers than Blacks and Hispanics do, a striking… Read More

Christians from the World Victory Centre sing hymns during an Easter crusade service in Nairobi for the victims of the Garissa University attack.

Son of Kenyan Official Identified as One of the Gunman in School Attack

by The Washington Post

Authorities have identified one of the al-Shabab gunmen responsible for the massacre last week at a Kenyan university that killed… Read More

Florida Prison Officers Charged With KKK Plot to Kill Black Inmate

Florida Prison Officers Plot to Kill Black Inmate

by #teamEBONY

Three KKK members who are current or former employees of the Florida Department of Corrections were arrested Thursday for allegedly… Read More

147 dead, Islamist gunmen killed after attack at Kenya college

147 Killed in Attack on Kenyan University

by #teamEBONY

The massacre that killed 147 people and wounded scores of others at a Kenyan university lasted for hours Thursday before the terror… Read More

Alabama Man Ordered to Be Released After 30 Years on Death Row

Man Released After 30 Years on Death Row

by Slate

An Alabama man on death row for nearly 30 years was ordered on Thursday to be set free, after new evidence discredited the prosecutions… Read More

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Chris Rock Profiled, Isaiah Washington Says "Adapt!"

by Michael Arceneaux

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

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Matters,  No Matter Your Sexual Orientation

Why Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Should Scare You

by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs

Even though Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act seems to be all about gay rights, it’s worth keeping an eye on… Read More

Cosmopolitan Kills Black Styles to Let White Girls Live

Cosmopolitan Kills Black Styles to Let White Girls Live

by The Root

Cosmopolitan, the holy grail of how-to-orgasm and fashion tips, is under fire for a recent article about what’s considered an “R.I.P.”… Read More

Why I now say “no” to street harassment cat calling

Breaking Up with Street Harassment

by Veralyn Williams

Fifteen-year-old Veralyn would have chuckled at the idea of one day organizing to stop street harassment. I vividly remember… Read More

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Teen Violently Arrested for Having Safety Pin

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