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Student Wears ‘Black Lives Matter’ Shirt, Told to Change

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Nate Parker’s Ex-Classmates Speak Out in His Defense

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[Watch] Distributors Talk Diversity in Hollywood

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...1946

On this day in 1946, singer and producer Valerie Simpson Ashford was born in New York, New York.

Woman Gets Ugly Letter Targeting Her Black Grandkids

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Woman Gets Ugly Letter Targeting Her Black Grandkids

BY Team Ebony

A Kansas woman says she was shocked after receiving a letter targeting her grandchildren because of the color of their skin from an angry... [read more]

My White Sugar Daddy

Love & Sex / Couples

My White Sugar Daddy

BY Terrence Chappell

Reactions to my relationship — I’m dating a much older, white man by the way — are like having a stable of single, opinionated aunties ready to... [read more]

prince tidal

Entertainment & Culture

Coming Soon: Prince’s Paisley Park Museum Experience !

by LaToya Cross

The doors to the 'Purple One's' home is becoming a tourist spot [read more]

Mike Brown

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Ferguson Attorneys Attempt to Block Release of Mike Brown Photos

by Shantell E. Jamison

Attorneys for the police force and prosecutor that oversaw the investigation of Michael Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson asked a federal judge to consider... [read more]

A Ringside Seat to the Best Fights…and Treating the Bruises Afterward

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A Ringside Seat to the Best Fights…and Treating the Bruises Afterward

BY Curtis Bunn / Urban News Service

Greg Banks always has been passionate about boxing and mixed martial arts. But being a doctor is what forced him into a corner …... [read more]

Get Ready! Harriet Tubman is Coming to Season 2 of ‘Underground’

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Get Ready! Harriet Tubman is Coming to Season 2 of ‘Underground’

BY Britni Danielle

Underground fans rejoice! Iconic abolitionist Harriet Tubman will be leading the way when season two of the WGN America hit drama returns to TV next year.... [read more]

Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

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Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

by Shantell E. Jamison

A collective of activists sent an open letter to Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg asking him to implement an “anti-censorship policy” at the company for... [read more]

harry belafonte

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Harry Belafonte on Nate Parker Controversy: ‘I Don’t Know What the Truth Is’

by Team Ebony

Actor and activist Harry Belafonte has weighed in on the controversy swirling around Birth of a Nation star Nate Parker. Earlier this year, many pegged... [read more]

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News & Views / What's Happening Now

Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson-Florissant School District Elections

by Team Ebony

A federal judge ruled Monday that the process of electing school board members for a district that includes Ferguson, Missouri, is biased against black... [read more]

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