hazing

Burning Sands

After ‘Burning Sands,’ Can We Actually Talk About Hazing, or Nah?

The new film Burning Sands on Netflix has ignited the Black Greek-Letter Organization (BGLO) community…

Hazing Trial Starts for 4 FAMU Band Members

Trial Starts for FAMU Band Member Accused of Causing Robert Champion’s Death

The trials of three of four members of Florida A&M University’s marching band on charges…

The Hazing Problem at Black Fraternities

Black Fraternities and Hazing

Although most new pledges are underclassmen, the hazing in Black fraternities is often encouraged and…

[SPORTS NOTES] Did The Dolphins Empower Richie Incognito to Harass Teammates?

Group dynamics are a tricky thing. Personally, I am curious about the dynamics that allowed…

Jonathan Martin

[THE WEEKLY READ] Dear Jonathan Martin Victim Blamers

Very seldom can you trust a sentiment delivered with the prefix, “If it was me,…

FAMU's "Marching 100"

FAMU’s Marching 100 Returns

On college football's opening weekend, the Florida A&M University Rattlers faced Mississippi Valley State, and…

Ban on FAMU Marching 100 Lifted

Florida A&M University's interim president said Thursday he was lifting the suspension of its famous…

FAMU Hazing Death Update: House Arrest, Probation and No Jail Time for First Defendants Sentenced

There are new developments in the case of Robert Champion, the 26-year-old Florida A&M University…

Howard University

Howard Students Sue to Get into Sorority

Howard University seniors and sorority hopefuls Laurin Compton and Lauren Cofield find themselves in a plot with elements…

Ex-Florida A&M band members charged with manslaughter

Ex-Florida A&M Band Members Charged

A fatal beating that began as a welcome to the famed Florida A&M marching band…