Gallup Poll

American Concerns Over Race Relations at Record High, Poll Says

by #teamEBONY

A record high number of Americans say they are worried about the state of race relations in the country, according to a new poll,... Read More

Why I Refuse to Date Someone Who Isn’t Unapologetically Black

Why I Refuse to Date Someone Who Isn’t Unapologetically Black

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

As social awareness of all the various iterations of systemic discrimination garner more mainstream attention, how Black people talk about race, prejudice and survival... Read More

Are Race Relations Responsible for the Surge in HBCU Enrollment?

Are Race Relations Responsible for the Surge in HBCU Enrollment?

by Shantell E. Jamison

This past year was quite eventful for college campuses, with students of color exercising their frustration with the racial climate of their universities in... Read More

Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

by #teamEBONY

Richard Sherman spoke at length about race relations on Wednesday after an impostor made a social media post under his name that gained attention.... Read More

Survey: Race Relations in America Worse Than 10 Years Ago

Survey: Race Relations in America Worse Than 10 Years Ago

by #teamEBONY

Results of a survey released by the National Bar Association shows that Americans, both Black and white, agree that race relations are better today... Read More

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Seeing Race Isn’t ‘Racist,’ It’s Reality

by Marilyn Rhames


It’s 8 a.m. I reach for my cell phone to turn off the alarm, and I notice an email from an unfamiliar name. Turns... Read More

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The ‘New Black’ Fairytale

by Shahida Muhammad

When Pharrell dropped the term "New Black" last year, it was as if the ethereal cultural phenomena that ushered in the era of words... Read More

Starbucks Has an Awkward Plan to Heal Race Relations in America

Starbucks and the Bizarre #RaceTogether

by Slate

It looks like Starbucks is embarking on a well-meaning but slightly cringe-inducing attempt to bring some peace, love, and understanding to race relations in... Read More

Ric Wilson "If I Was White" (Prod. TommyGunz)

Chicago Activist Ric Wilson Drops “If I Was White”

by #teamEBONY

Ric Wilson is a rapper and Chicago-based organizer with Black Youth Project (BYP 100) and We Charge Genocide, the coalition that recently traveled to Geneva to deliver... Read More

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Who Will Prevent the Next #Ferguson?

by Charis A. Goff

If you’ve taken even a passing glance at the news in recent weeks, you’ve seen images reminiscent of a war zone. Tanks rolling down... Read More