[THE WAY FORWARD] How Black America Can Survive, Thrive in the Trump Era

[THE WAY FORWARD] How Black America Can Survive, Thrive in the Trump Era

by Kirsten West Savali

Revolutionary Black Love Will Keep Us Alive The greatest trick that White supremacy ever pulled was positioning racism as an individual’s belief system and... Read More

Black Waitress Gave ‘Great Service’ to Racist Couple Who Left No Tip

Black Waitress Gave ‘Great Service’ to Racist Couple Who Left No Tip

by Shantell E. Jamison

An Ashburn, Virginia, server was refused a tip despite providing “great service” due to the color of her skin. According to WTOP, a couple that was... Read More

Lawsuit Accuses Versace of Using ‘Secret Code’ for Black Customers

Lawsuit Accuses Versace of Using ‘Secret Code’ for Black Customers

by #teamEBONY

A former Versace employee is suing the brand for unfair business practices, CNN reports. 23-year-old Christopher Sampiro says he was fired for being mixed... Read More

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

As Donald Trump’s forthcoming presidential term advances upon us, everyday becomes an exercise in resisting the many systems who aim to normalize his irregularities.... Read More

Black Men Coddling White Fragility Isn’t Just Disappointing, It’s Dangerous

Black Men Coddling White Fragility Isn’t Just Disappointing, It’s Dangerous

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

“If a Black man can get away with killing a White man, we ought to be able to get away with killing a Black... Read More

KKK Leaders Charged in North Carolina Stabbing

KKK Leaders Charged in North Carolina Stabbing

by #teamEBONY

Two Ku Klux Klan leaders were arrested in North Carolina over the weekend in connection with a stabbing before a Klan parade honoring Donald... Read More

In Response to Rachel Dolezal’s Memoir on Racial Identity

In Response to Rachel Dolezal’s Memoir on Racial Identity

by Neffer Kerr

In 2015, the world found out that our Saltine American “sista” Ms. Rachel Dolezal had been “passing” as a Black woman, as well as running... Read More

If the Bundys Were Black Would They Be Free?

If the Bundys Were Black Would They Be Free?

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Earlier this week, an investigative journalist released a harrowing report about his time infiltrating a heavily armed, right-wing, white militia group. The story provided an intriguing level... Read More

Emmett Till

Emmett Till Marker Defiled, Displaying a Lingering Racist Ugliness

by Shantell E. Jamison

Last year marked the 60th anniversary of Emmett Till’s brutal murder, and a marker sits at the site where his body was found, tortured to... Read More

Doctor Charging Delta with Discrimination in Medical Emergency Speaks Out

Doctor Charging Delta with Discrimination in Medical Emergency Speaks Out

by Shantell E. Jamison

By now, everyone has probably heard about Dr. Tamika Cross’s experience with Delta Airlines and thousands have read about what she says was discrimination when... Read More