POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL: This Week In Politics

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL: This Week In Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell   May 03, 2013

Another look at the political week that was… ●      This week NBA star Jason Collins was the first high-profile male athelete to come out of... Read More

Boston Police Have Three More Bombing Suspects in Custody

Boston Police Have Three More Bombing Suspects in Custody

by #teamEBONY   May 01, 2013

Three more suspects have been taken into custody in the marathon bombings, city police said Wednesday. The police department made the announcement in a... Read More

President Barack Obama answers questions during his new conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room

Obama addresses Syria, Immigration, Boston, the F.B.I.

by #teamEBONY   Apr 30, 2013

President Barack Obama strongly suggested Tuesday he'd consider military action against Syria if it can be confirmed that President Bashar Assad's government used chemical... Read More

Islamophobia: Conservatives Say ‘Young Muslim Men’ Are ‘Our Enemy’

Islamophobia: Conservatives Say ‘Young Muslim Men’ Are ‘Our Enemy’

by Michael Arceneaux   Apr 26, 2013

As soon as it was made clear to conservatives that the alleged Boston Marathon bombers had an association with Allah, the Islam-bashing crows of... Read More

Rush Limbaugh Thinks 'Lovable' Photos of Tsarnaev & Trayvon Are a Conspiracy

Limbaugh Compares Marathon Bomber to Trayvon Martin

by The Atlantic   Apr 24, 2013

Rush Limbaugh sees a media conspiracy to "define deviancy down" by portraying Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an adorable kid through teenage anecdotes and photos that... Read More

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Marathon Bomber Charged With Using Weapon of Mass Destruction

by The Washington Post   Apr 23, 2013

Federal prosecutors announced terrorism charges against the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday, outlining a chilling plot in which the man... Read More

[LIFE AND TECH] The Apps You Need in Case of Emergency

[LIFE AND TECH] The Apps You Need in Case of Emergency

by Stephanie Humphrey   Apr 23, 2013

It’s been a rough week or so, y’all. The Boston Marathon bombing, the Texas explosion, and an earthquake in China have simultaneously drained and... Read More