Oh Snap! Black Teens the Biggest Users of Snapchat and Instagram

by #TeamEBONY with Associated Press

It’s probably no big surprise to see your teenager’s eyes glued to his or her mobile phone these days, but did  you know your... Read More

cash me ousside

There’s Nothing Funny About the ‘Cash Me Ousside’ Girl

by LaSha

Back in 2015 when you couldn’t turn on your car radio without hearing Fetty Wap’s Trap Queen at least three times in an hour, ET Online ran a story... Read More

Breaking Up with Black Girl Fights

Breaking Up with Black Girl Fights

by Monique W. Morris

A 15-year-old girl was recently pummeled by six young women at a McDonald’s in Brooklyn. The six girls pulled at her hair and clothes... Read More

Adrian Broadway

Adrian Broadway and Black Teens Under Fire

by Jamilah Lemieux

I did a lot of stupid stuff at 15 years old. Egging someone’s home or car was less likely to be on that list... Read More

From Emmett Till to Jordan Davis, a Foolish, Lethal Fear of Black Teens

America’s Murderous Fear of Black Teens

by #teamEBONY

In November 2012, Jordan Davis and his friends were sitting in an SUV outside a Jacksonville, Fla., convenience store, listening to hip-hop, apparently rather... Read More

[VIDEO] A Special Moment

[VIDEO] A Special Moment

by #teamEBONY

Stories of absent fathers have become commonplace in the narrative of the Black community.  While there’s a tendency to avoid consistent conversations about the... Read More

Robert Zimmerman Jr.

Zimmernan’s Brother: Black Teenagers are Murderers

by #teamEBONY

Since he shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year, George Zimmerman has been trying to convince the public that he was not acting... Read More