Walter Scott’s Killer Sentenced to Prison in “Historic” Ruling

Walter Scott’s Killer Sentenced to Prison in “Historic” Ruling

by Zahara Hill

The conviction of a former South Carolina cop has finally disrupted the devastating pattern of the unrebuked killings of Black men by police. On Thursday, Michael... Read More

UK Police Brutally Attack 15-Year-Old on Suspicion Of Stealing iPhone

UK Police Brutally Attack 15-Year-Old on Suspicion Of Stealing iPhone

by Zahara Hill

Five police officials from the Metropolitan Police Department in the UK are being investigated after beating a teen they suspected of stealing. Metro News reported Jones was... Read More

Bearded men are the subject of SheaMoisture's latest ad.

New SheaMoisture Ad Begs Forgiveness Via Fine, Bearded Men

by Zahara Hill

In April, haircare brand SheaMoisture forgot who raised them when they released an ad nearly deplete of models resembling the racial demography of their... Read More

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Brandon Marshall and How He is Tackling the Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness

by Shantell E. Jamison

NFL wide receiver Brandon Marshall hopes to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness by coming forward with his own personal struggles. In 2011, the... Read More

[Exclusive] Shaun T Lets Nothing Stop Him

[Exclusive] Shaun T Lets Nothing Stop Him

by Douglas Backstrom

For many, achieving eye-popping abs or losing even a few pounds can seem like a stretch. But fitness trainer Shaun T says the path... Read More

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

by Shantell E. Jamison

Don Lemon is a very outspoken man. Couple that with being Black in America and having internationally viewed platform and you have a force... Read More

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The Life Advice That Jay Ellis Would Give His Character Lawrence

by Shantell E. Jamison

When it comes to HBO’s hit urban series Insecure, you’re either #TeamLawrence or #TeamIssa. Well, Jay Ellis, the man who portrays the former character on Issa... Read More

This Gainesville Police Officer Has the Internet Going Nuts

This Gainesville Police Officer Has the Internet Going Nuts

by #teamEBONY

Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on Florida. The natural disaster has left thousands without homes and cities across the state and beyond are struggling to... Read More

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This Groom’s Emotional Vow Exchange is Just Beautiful

by #teamEBONY

Few things are more beautiful than when a groom sees his soon-to-be wife walk down the aisle. The audience releases a collective sigh of... Read More

John Crawford

Ohio Cop Who Fatally Shot John Crawford III Escapes Federal Charges

by Shantell E. Jamison

An Ohio police officer who fatally shot a 22-year-old Black man as he shopped in Walmart will not face federal charges. The Huffington Post... Read More