Black Lives Matter Wants You to Know That #BlackMothersMatter

Black Lives Matter Wants You to Know That #BlackMothersMatter

by Shantell E. Jamison

Black Lives Matter wants you to know that #BlackMothersMatter! The social justice and advocacy movement’s New York branch is inviting residents to participate in... Read More

In Our Cities: Dignity and Power Now Fights Police Corruption, Mass Incarceration in LA

In Our Cities: Dignity and Power Now Fights Police Corruption, Mass Incarceration in LA

by Mariel Turner

Patrisse Cullors knows firsthand how the prison-industrial complex can affect families in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old’s brother and father were in and out of... Read More

Black Lives Matter

#BlackLivesMatter Wants to Bail Out Jailed Memphis Moms for Mother’s Day

by #teamEBONY

Black Lives Matter’s Memphis chapter is trying to give a Mother’s Day gift to both children and their mothers. The activists have started a... Read More

Black Lives Matter

Did the NYPD Play a Spy Game with #BlackLivesMatter?

by #teamEBONY

The NYPD went deep cover among Black Lives Matter activists during a protest in New York City and accessed text messages from leaders in the group,... Read More

One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

by Deesha Philyaw

The New York Times bestselling author breaks down the creation of her debut and the need for more Young Adult novels. Read More

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

by #TeamEBONY

Over the past few years, it’s been hard to ignore the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the protests that have swept across the country in the... Read More

Road to Sandra Bland's alma mater named for her

Sandra Bland Act Would Revamp Profiling Laws in Texas

by #TEAMEBONY with AP

The first sweeping police overhaul proposed in Texas following a Black woman’s 2015 death in jail after a confrontational traffic stop would revamp racial... Read More

Police

Police Officers Feel Negatively about #BlackLivesMatter, Report Shows

by Shantell E. Jamison

The vast majority of police officers feel negatively toward the Black Lives Matter movement, results released by Aizman Law reveals. The survey, all compiled... Read More

black rage

Black Rage Isn’t Divisive, Policing It Is

by George Johnson

The past two weeks have seen our great nation flipped upside down and on top of its head as reality TV star Donald Trump... Read More

Noir Reads Delivers Books by Black Authors to Your Doorstep

Noir Reads Delivers Books by Black Authors to Your Doorstep

by #teamEBONY

In an effort to diversify the bookshelves of literature connoisseurs, Derick Brewer and Zellie Imani launched Noir Reads this week. The subscription service delivers... Read More