Giovanni Melton

Father Kills His 14-Year-Old Child: ‘He Hated the Fact That His Son Was Gay’

by Zahara Hill

A Nevada teenager was fatally shot by his father on Thursday after repeatedly clashing with him about his sexual orientation. 14-year-old Giovanni Melton of Henderson, NV was killed... Read More

Kenneth Gleason

Hitler Speech Found In Home Of Suspect In Racially Motivated Murders


The White 23-year-old dishwasher, as their suspect in the killings of two Black men last week. Read More

#BLMKidnapping, Really? Save Your White Tears

#BLMKidnapping, Really? Save Your White Tears

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

On Tuesday afternoon, Chicago police were alerted of a video capturing a White reportedly mentally disabled male being assaulted, threatened, and tortured by two Black... Read More

black church burnings Mt. Zion AME Church in Greeleyville, South Carolina

Burning Churches Should Set Black Souls on Fire

by Stephanie Clintonia Boddie

Shrug Avery was on to something in a tragically timeless way when she wailed, “God is trying to tell you something” in the 1985... Read More

New Recruits

A Rise in Hate Groups

by Slate

Slate: Do news events that involve race help White supremacist groups grow? Heidi Beirich: It’s definitely the case that every time there’s been one... Read More

(left) Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha.

Standing In Solidarity with Our Muslim Brothers and Sisters

by Katina Parker

Wednesday night, I gathered with thousands for a vigil to honor the lives of three young Muslims who were murdered by their White neighbor,... Read More

Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson

What We MUST Learn From the Murders of Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson

by Cynthia Greenlee-Donnell

I know, with certainty, that my father would not murder me. Earlier this month, police discovered the bodies of 24-year-old Britney Cosby and her... Read More

Craig Cobb

Surprise! White Separatist Learns He Has Black Blood

by #teamEBONY

A White supremacist best known for his efforts to erect a Whites-only enclave in North Dakota was stunned into awkward silence after being informed... Read More

Black Victims:
Guilty Until Proven Victimized?

Black Victims:
Guilty Until Proven Victimized?

by Jamilah Lemieux

Earlier this week, I was dismayed to learn that a young Black woman in Louisiana had allegedly been set on fire by a group... Read More

CeCe McDonald

Why Aren’t We Fighting for CeCe McDonald?

by Marc Lamont Hill

Last week, Chrishaun “CeCe” McDonald, a 23-year-old Black transgender woman, was sentenced to 41 months in prison for second-degree manslaughter despite clear evidence of... Read More