18-year-old Genesis Wilson, mistaken identity

18-Year-Old Killed at Sleepover in Case of Mistaken Identity

by Teddy Grant   Jul 06, 2018

A Brooklyn teen who was killed in bed during a sleepover in May was not the intended target, police officials told NBC New York... Read More

Cyntoia Brown

Former Child Trafficking Victim Serving Life Sentence For Killing Man Who Exploited Her

by Zahara Hill   Nov 21, 2017

Tennessee is recognized for its vigilance in combatting child sex trafficking. But if you ever read the case of Cyntoia Brown, you’d be flabbergasted... Read More

Donors connected to the Dallas Cowboys gave the Trump campaign $1 million.

Don’t Let the NFL Play You: #TakeTheKnee Was an Exploitation of Black Suffering

by Zahara Hill   Sep 27, 2017

I let y'all have your moment but erm, back to reality. Read More

Cuba Gooding Jr. OJ Simpson

[EXCLUSIVE] Christopher Darden’s Daughter Reflects on ‘People vs. O.J. Simpson’

by Jenee Darden   Apr 05, 2016

People joke and say they know how the story ends in the hit FX miniseries “The People v. O.J. Simpson.”  I don’t believe the... Read More

Injury and Insult: CeCe McDonald on Trayvon Martin

Injury and Insult: CeCe McDonald on Trayvon Martin

by #teamEBONY   Aug 06, 2013

As I sit and watch Michelle Alexander and Chris Hayes have a conversation about race, as well as all of the nation in light... Read More

Another Trayvon Martin #EVERY36HOURS:Report Reveals Spike in “Extrajudicial” Killings

Another Trayvon Martin #EVERY36HOURS: Report Reveals Spike in "Extrajudicial" Killings

by dream hampton   Jul 19, 2012

Last week the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement released an exhaustively researched study, “The Report on the Extrajudicial Killing of Black People,”  that proved that every 40 hours since... Read More

Brian Banks, Wrongly Accused Brothers and Rape Victims

Brian Banks, Wrongly Accused Brothers and Rape Victims

by Mychal Denzel Smith   May 31, 2012

According to a newspaper report, approximately 200 men lynched Ed Roach, a 24 year-old Black man from Reidsville, NC. Roach was being held in... Read More

Martin’s Murder Takes Us Back

Martin's Murder Takes Us Back

by Blair L.M. Kelley   Mar 23, 2012

I teach about a terrible time in American history, the turn of the twentieth century. It was time when Black men, women, and children... Read More

10 Others Before Trayvon Martin

10 Others Before Trayvon Martin

by #teamEBONY   Mar 21, 2012

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