News & Views / by #teamEBONY

Keith Ellison Loses Tight Race for DNC Chairmanship

In a race that came down to just a relative few votes, the Minnesota congressman lost the chance to determine the direction of the Democratic Party.


News & Views / By #teamEBONY

Keith Ellison Loses Tight Race for DNC Chairmanship

News & Views / By Jenee Darden

Van Jones Is Building a #LoveArmy to Fight the Divisiveness of Trump

Entertainment & Culture / By David Squires

CIAA B-Ball Action: Champs Dethroned and New Queens Possibly Coronated

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On this day in 1964, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston for world heavyweight boxing championship in 1964.

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Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

In Jordan Peele’s Horror Film ‘Get Out,’ Racism is the Real Monster

BY Crystal Shaw-King

Picture this: A Black man and White his girlfriend are driving down a winding road on a lazy afternoon enjoying a beautiful day when something... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture

Mahershala Ali and Wife Welcome Their Bundle of Joy!


Ali and his wife, Amatus Sami have another reason to keep on smiling! [read more]


News & Views / Opinion

Why Jeff Sessions Could Be the Prison Industry’s Best Friend

by Madison J. Gray

It’s not surprising that Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a beeline to reverse one of the Obama administration’s policy changes on prisons. His conservative record... [read more]

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

by Shantell E. Jamison

Hundreds of activists gathered Wednesday in protest of video allegedly showing an off-duty LAPD police officer firing a gun in front of a group of... [read more]


News & Views / Race

Police Officers Feel Negatively about #BlackLivesMatter, Report Shows

BY Shantell E. Jamison

The vast majority of police officers feel negatively toward the Black Lives Matter movement, results released by Aizman Law reveals. The survey, all compiled... [read more]


Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

EBONY & iTunes Movies Celebrate Black #Storytellers Ahead of the Oscars

BY Britni Danielle

Black Hollywood showed up and out at the EBONY & iTunes movies Celebrating the Storytellers party Thursday night in Hollywood. Some of entertainment’s brightest... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture

Jurnee Smollett-Bell Celebrates EBONY Cover, Talks New Underground Season

by #teamEBONY

Jurnee Smollett-Bell's Ebony magazine cover unveiled at WGN America’s Underground Season 2 screening event in Chicago. [read more]

Bryon Summers’ “We Love You” Project is #BlackBoyJoy


Bryon Summers’ “We Love You” Project is #BlackBoyJoy

by LaToya Cross

Byron Summers' "We Love You" photo series goes beyond the mainstream depictions of Black male identity, to offer reassurance that there is still a large community who loves them. [read more]


Entertainment & Culture / Sports

Hiring Magic Johnson Was a Wise Choice, Even if Not Everyone Sees It

by Marcus Lamar

Even if Magic Johnson were to do absolutely nothing over the course of his tenure as President of Basketball Operations for the Los Angeles Lakers,... [read more]

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