[BEAUTIFULLY BROWN]
Rachel Jeantel Plays Dress Up

[BEAUTIFULLY BROWN]
Rachel Jeantel Plays Dress Up

by #teamEBONY

When I was approached with the opportunity to interview Rachel Jeantel back in October, my mind stopped for a second. It's one thing to... Read More

Jury Deliberations in Black and White

Jury Deliberations in Black and White

by Chris Wilder

Most people of color in this country will tell you that race plays a part in everything we do, see, hear, eat, smell, live... Read More

[ENOUGH]
Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

[ENOUGH]
Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

by Joshua Adams

Over the past few months, race talk in America seems to be more frequent than—and just as frustrating as—ever. From the George Zimmerman verdict... Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Amazing Grace

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Amazing Grace

by Dudley M. Brooks

Fate has a way of forcing razor-sharp turns in our lives, and Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, parents of slain teen Trayvon Martin, are... Read More

[DREAM DEFENDERS]
We Believe That We Will Win

[DREAM DEFENDERS]
We Believe That We Will Win

by Kristian Rainge-Campbell

Trayvon Martin is neither the present-day Emmett Till, nor is he the victim of an isolated phenomenon of injustice. Trayvon’s story is the manifestation of... Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Sanford’s Racial Issues Run Deep

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Sanford's Racial Issues Run Deep

by Veronica Byrd

The city of Sanford (population 54,000) is mostly known for the Auto Train, a service operated by Amtrak that transports passengers and their cars,... Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
From Anger to Action

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
From Anger to Action

by Nick Chiles

As the anger from the George Zimmerman acquittal coalesces into a desire for action, many people are wondering: What can I do to help... Read More

Ronald Isley Joins Stevie Wonder’s FL Boycott

Ronald Isley Joins Stevie Wonder’s FL Boycott

by Souleo

When Stevie Wonder says “boycott,” you take heed. That’s exactly what musical legend, Ronald Isley believes since he’s decided to join Wonder’s boycott of... Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Tracy Martin on Moving Forward

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Tracy Martin on Moving Forward

by Tiffany E. Browne

“I’m doing fine,” Tracy Martin’s bass voice booms through the phone, his tone that of an exhausted warrior. When we spoke, it had been 19... Read More

Phillip Agnew, Dream Defender
[INTERVIEW]

Phillip Agnew, Dream Defender
[INTERVIEW]

by Chris Williams

By now you've likely seen the Dream Defenders on MSNBC with Harry Belafonte, leading teach-ins with Jesse Jackson and being profiled on EBONY.com just... Read More