Fighting

Man Breaks Up Teen Fight, Drops Knowledge in Viral Video

by #teamEBONY

A man who broke up a fight between two teenagers, and was captured in a Facebook video doing it, is earning wide praise over... Read More

facebook security

Take Heed Facebook Quiz Users, Hackers Might Steal Your Info

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Facebook quizzes may seem like harmless entertainment, but can lead to potential theft of personal data. Finding out which character you are in the... Read More

Dakota

N.D. Sioux Reservation Protests Find Way to Facebook

by #teamEBONY

Facebook is seeing a spike in check-ins from the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota where demonstrators are attempting to block... Read More

West York Mayor Under Fire for Posting Racist Obama Memes

West York Mayor Under Fire for Posting Racist Obama Memes

by Shantell E. Jamison

Residents of a small Pennsylvania borough are urging the district’s mayor to quit after he posted a series of inflammatory and racist Facebook posts,... Read More

Serena Williams Expresses Fears of Police Violence on Facebook

Serena Williams Expresses Fears of Police Violence on Facebook

by #teamEBONY

In the latest of pro-athlete epiphanies on police violence and a willingness to be vocal about it, tennis superstar Serena Williams made her feelings... Read More

[Tech Tuesday] Facebook’s Excuse for Its Lack of Workplace Diversity

[Tech Tuesday] Facebook’s Excuse for Its Lack of Workplace Diversity

by #teamEBONY

Facebook is among many multi-million corporations that struggles with diversifying its workforce. Last week, the corporation's head of diversity blamed what those inside tech... Read More

Ex-Miss Alabama’s Facebook Post on Police Violence Alarms TV Station

Ex-Miss Alabama’s Facebook Post on Police Violence Alarms TV Station

by Alex Titus

Kalyn Chapman James, the first African American Miss Alabama, landed in hot water for her comments regarding the recent Dallas shooting on Facebook. James,... Read More

Live Streamed Video Shows Death of Another Black Man at Police Hands

Live Streamed Video Shows Death of Another Black Man at Police Hands

by #teamEBONY

The aftermath of a police-involved shooting was captured on Facebook Live by a woman identifying herself as the victim’s girlfriend. The video, which has... Read More

This Mom’s Amazing Story Is Proof #BlackGirlMagic is Real

This Mom’s Amazing Story Is Proof #BlackGirlMagic is Real

by Britni Danielle

Black women and girls are everything. Despite the challenges we face from school systems that criminalize our girls’ behavior, police departments that view us... Read More

Dear Black People: Facebook Doesn’t Make Your Relationship Real

Dear Black People: Facebook Doesn’t Make Your Relationship Real

by Shantell E. Jamison

“A relationship with no trust is like a cell phone with no service, all you can do is play games.” – Unknown About two... Read More