In November, courts decided Trump's travel ban would take partial effect.

Federal Judge to Hear Arguments Regarding Trump Travel Ban

by #teamEBONY

A federal judge in Hawaii who temporarily blocked Donald Trump’s revised travel ban reportedly will hear arguments Wednesday on whether to extend his order.... Read More

Ellison

Keith Ellison’s Run to Lead Democrats Met With Praise and Criticism

by Christopher Harris

Right as Democrats are looking for answers to losing the presidential election last week, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison’s announcement that he will run for... Read More

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

by Opal Tometi

On Feb. 24, Mohamedtaha Omar, 23, Adam K. Mekki, 20, and Muhannad A. Tairab, 17, three Black Muslim refugees from Sudan, were found dead in Fort Wayne, Ind. Though police describe... Read More

Teacher Asks Muslim Student If She Has Bomb in Backpack

Teacher Asks Muslim Student If She Has Bomb in Backpack

by #teamEBONY

In today's "what the f***" news, a Georgia-based teacher asked a Muslim student if she had a bomb in her backpack. Yes, you read... Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson Says Muslims Shouldn’t Be President

by #teamEBONY

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says Islam is antithetical to the Constitution, and he doesn’t believe that a Muslim should be elected president. Carson,... Read More

School Mistakes Muslim Teen’s Project for Bomb

School Mistakes Muslim Teen’s Project for Bomb

by #teamEBONY

A 14-year-old boy was arrested by police in Texas after a homemade clock he wanted to show his school teachers was mistaken for a... Read More

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
From Catholic to Muslim: Congressman Keith Ellison Speaks

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
From Catholic to Muslim: Congressman Keith Ellison Speaks

by Brooke Obie

In 2006, U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison was elected to represent Minnesota’s 5th district, becoming the state’s first African American representative and the first Muslim... Read More

NYPD officers

NYPD Sued by Civil Rights Groups

by #teamEBONY

Civil rights lawyers will urge a federal judge to declare the New York Police Department’s widespread spying programs directed at Muslims to be unconstitutional,... Read More

NYPD defend undercover spying of Muslims

NYPD Defend Undercover Spying of Muslims

by The Grio

The New York Police Department is defending its use of undercover officers to prevent terrorism attacks, saying it follows the Constitution regardless of what... Read More

But Jesus IS Obama’s Homeboy!

But Jesus IS Obama’s Homeboy!

by Michael Arceneaux

Try as I might to continue giving my fellow Americans the benefit of the doubt, leave it to pollsters to highlight why I need... Read More