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Black People Built Social Media, But We’re The Least Protected Across Platforms

Tech platforms and come and go, but the struggles of being Black online will continue unless we stand up for the necessary change.

The Role of Black History in Our Current Racial Discourse

This is an important Black History Month. Last summer’s Black Lives Matter protests brought racism…

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Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Era of Black Lives Matter

In the era of Black Lives Matter, as it had in the past, when events relevant to African-Americans and their allies unfolded, EBONY brought the discussion to its readers.

Stop Dating Non-Black People Who Are Silent About Our Struggle

According to the author of this revisited August 2016 article, Black folk should not date non-Blacks who will not support our causes.

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A Look Back on the Death of Mike Brown in Ferguson

In this reposting of an August 2018 article, we remember 18-year-old Mike Brown, whose death at the hands of a White police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9, 2014 sparked the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Jeff Sessions Blames BLM, Antifa and ACLU for Increase in Gun Deaths

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that the rise in shootings and gun-related deaths…

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White Nationalists Plan Unite the Right 2 Rally in D.C. on Charlottesville Anniversary

Washington, D.C., will be the site Saturday of the Unite the Right 2 rally, where…

BLM Activist’s Truck Vandalized With N-Word & Swastikas

Hubert Roberts, a Black activist from Michigan, woke up Tuesday morning to find his 2011…

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California Police Station Hosts Black Lives Matter Exhibition

A Black Lives Matter art exhibit opened at the most unlikely place: a police station. The…

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BLM Activist Ja’Mal Green Running for Mayor of Chicago

A recognizable face in the fight for change in Chicago is 22-year-old Ja’Mal Green. To…