FaceApp

FaceApp Allowed Users To Try Out Different Races

by Zahara Hill

It’s not even Halloween yet, but a recent update to photo filtering app FaceApp, had more people in blackface than October 31st itself. Read More

Niecy Nash Breaks Down What Real Diversity In Hollywood Looks Like

Niecy Nash Breaks Down What Real Diversity In Hollywood Looks Like

by Bené Viera

Niecy Nash is one of those Black actresses who has 20 years worth of credits under her belt while (White) Hollywood is just catching on. Her... Read More

Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos Backtracks On Remarks About HBCUs Being ‘Pioneers’ Of ‘School Choice’

by Zahara Hill

Backtracking seems to be a crucial component of company culture in the Trump White House. Read More

Kaepernick

Finally, Someone Calls Out Submissive NFL Players For Not Standing Behind Colin Kaepernick

by Zahara Hill

"It's been almost a year since the free agent faced a barrage of criticism for taking a knee during the national anthem to protest brutality." Read More

It’s Been 3 Years Since Mike Brown Died & Ain’t A Damn Thing Changed

It’s Been 3 Years Since Mike Brown Died & Ain’t A Damn Thing Changed

by Zahara Hill

It doesn't feel like it's been three years since ex-cop Darren Wilson fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Read More

Study Finds Black Women In The U.S. Killed At Higher Rate Than That Of Other Races

Study Finds Black Women In The U.S. Killed At Higher Rate Than That Of Other Races

by Zahara Hill

Although Black women constitute only 13% of the U.S. population, they comprise half of the homicides against women in America Read More

Everyone Saying Kaepernick Should Quiet His Activism Are The Ones That Need To Be Silent

Everyone Saying Kaepernick Should Quiet His Activism Are The Ones That Need To Be Silent

by Zahara Hill

As of late, fellow black NFL players like Michael Vick and Kordell Stewart have been publicly wagging their finger at Kaepernick for not being a good ol' boy. Read More

Cop Tickets Black Man for Walking Without ID in Jacksonville

Cop Tickets Black Man for Walking Without ID in Jacksonville

by Bene Viera

Walking while black continues to be a crime in good ol’ America. Devonte Shipman of Jacksonville, Florida was issued a $62.50 fine for failing... Read More

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

by #teamEBONY

In the entire history of ABC’s The Bachelorette, there has never been a woman of color in the choosing seat. Until now. Rachel Lindsay made history... Read More

Mystic Valley Regional Charter School

Braids Go Against This Charter School’s Dress Code

by Brittany Fennell

Black students at Mystic Valley Regional Charter School in Malden, Mass. have been facing punishment for wearing braids, according to reports. Read More