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‘Roots’ Remake Releases First Trailer! [WATCH]

The landmark History Channel miniseries centered on slavery and Alex Haley's classic Roots premieres Memorial Day 2016

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‘Roots’ Remake Releases First Trailer! [WATCH]

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[THE UPLOAD] Introducing a New Way to Invest in Black Startups

[THE UPLOAD] Introducing a New Way to Invest in Black Startups

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Rep. John Lewis Questions Bernie Sanders Civil Rights Work

On this day

... 1909

On this day in 1909, the National Association for The Advancement of Colored People is founded by 60 Black and White citizens.

[Video] Scandal vs. HTGAWM: Top Coat Challenge

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[Video] Scandal vs. HTGAWM: Top Coat Challenge

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#TGIT has finally returned, and we have a manicure tutorial that will help you celebrate the occasion perfectly. Pulling inspiration from Olivia Pope's… [read more]

What Do Presidential Candidates Have to Say about the Flint Water Crisis?

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What Do Presidential Candidates Have to Say about the Flint Water Crisis?

BY Bankole Thompson

The Democrats seem to be demanding more answers in the Flint water crisis than Republicans. The two Democratic presidential contenders, former Secretary… [read more]

Valentine’s Day Is for Self-Lovers Too<br />

Love & Sex / Relationships

Valentine’s Day Is for Self-Lovers Too

by Josie Pickens

I didn’t grow up around men and women who made grand romantic gestures on days like Valentine’s Day. In my working class… [read more]

Mizzou Professor 'Embarrassed' About Actions During Protests

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Mizzou Professor 'Embarrassed' About Actions During Protests

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A Missouri professor who was caught on video blocking a student journalist from capturing footage of a protest has apologized for her actions. Last… [read more]

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Justice Department Has 'Strong' Position Against Ferguson in Lawsuit

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The Justice Department enters its court fight against the city of Ferguson with the apparent upper hand, given a months-long investigation that found… [read more]

[IN MY LIFETIME] Author Niya Brown Matthews on Astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison

Black History / Icons & Legends

[IN MY LIFETIME] Author Niya Brown Matthews on Astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison

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Mae Jemison becoming the first African American woman astronaut to travel into outer space was a huge deal for me that I will never forget… [read more]

EBONY Magazine February 2016

News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

We Fight, We Love -- A Revolutionary Act

BY Dante Barry

I was at a bar with friends the night George Zimmerman was found not guilty of murdering Trayvon Martin, and I remember the anger… [read more]

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

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Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

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Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton Wednesday in Harlem. The move is Sanders'… [read more]

Lisa Borders Named WNBA President

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Lisa Borders Named WNBA President

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Lisa Borders is the new WNBA President, the league announced Wednesday. Borders, who helped bring the Dream to Atlanta in 2008… [read more]

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