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Minnesota Cop Pulls Gun on Four Handcuffed Black Teens

Minnesota Cop Pulls Gun on Four Handcuffed Black Teens

by Teddy Grant   Jul 13, 2018

People are calling for an or an investigation over a Minneapolis Park Police officer drawing a gun on four handcuffed Black teens on Tuesday... Read More


Oh Snap! Black Teens the Biggest Users of Snapchat and Instagram

by #TeamEBONY with Associated Press   Apr 24, 2017

It’s probably no big surprise to see your teenager’s eyes glued to his or her mobile phone these days, but did  you know your... Read More

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‘Cash me ousside girl’ Thoughts and Opinions about Danielle Bregoli

by LaSha   Mar 07, 2017

Danielle Bregoli was catapulted to Internet fame because her parents took her onto the show to humiliate her for her “troubling behavior”—when you’re a... Read More

Breaking Up with Black Girl Fights

Breaking Up with Black Girl Fights

by Monique W. Morris   Mar 16, 2015

A 15-year-old girl was recently pummeled by six young women at a McDonald’s in Brooklyn. The six girls pulled at her hair and clothes... Read More

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Adrian Broadway and Black Teens Under Fire

by Jamilah Lemieux   Feb 19, 2014

I did a lot of stupid stuff at 15 years old. Egging someone’s home or car was less likely to be on that list... Read More

From Emmett Till to Jordan Davis, a Foolish, Lethal Fear of Black Teens

America’s Murderous Fear of Black Teens

by #teamEBONY   Feb 11, 2014

In November 2012, Jordan Davis and his friends were sitting in an SUV outside a Jacksonville, Fla., convenience store, listening to hip-hop, apparently rather... Read More

[VIDEO] A Special Moment

[VIDEO] A Special Moment

by #teamEBONY   Jun 18, 2013

Stories of absent fathers have become commonplace in the narrative of the Black community.  While there’s a tendency to avoid consistent conversations about the... Read More

Robert Zimmerman Jr.

Zimmernan’s Brother: Black Teenagers are Murderers

by #teamEBONY   Mar 26, 2013

Since he shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year, George Zimmerman has been trying to convince the public that he was not acting... Read More