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Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

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

News & Views / By Team Ebony

Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson-Florissant School District Elections

News & Views / By Ryan K. Smith

Forming a Black Firearms Movement in Today’s Climate

On this day

...1950

On this day in 1950, Edith Sampson was the first African American appointed as a representative to the UN.

box braids

Black History

The History of Box Braids

BY Princess Gabbara

Do you remember when syndicated radio host Don Imus referred to the Rutgers women’s basketball team as “nappy-headed hoes” back in 2007? Sure, this... [read more]

Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

BY Team Ebony

A 48-year-old homeowner is recovering after being shot by an Indianapolis police officer after reporting a robbery. ABC 6 reports that the man, identified as... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Jesse Williams Destroys White Lives Matter Protesters in One Tweet

by Team Ebony

Sunday, a group of White Lives Matter protesters staged a demonstration outside of a NAACP office in Houston, Texas. The group, which was armed with... [read more]

Black Wall Street Series John Legend

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

‘Black Wall Street’ Being Brought to Life by John Legend and Tika Sumpter

by Melissa Kimble

After breaking records with the hit TV show Underground, John Legend and his Get Lifted Film Co. are aiming to uncover another tale from Black History.... [read more]

George Curry

News & Views / Opinion

George Curry (1947-2016): An Advocate and Soldier for Black Media

BY Herb Boyd

First and foremost, George Curry was a freedom fighter, and journalism was his weapon of choice. Rather than a soldier in the marches and... [read more]

Want Love? Cure Your Dysfunction

Love & Sex

Want Love? Cure Your Dysfunction

BY Shantell E. Jamison

“He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.” – Lao Tzu I was talking to a buddy of mine who... [read more]

Ardelia Ann Ali

News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

Raped, Then Forgotten Until a Community Intervened

by Kimberly Hayes Taylor

The memory of Ardelia Ann Ali’s rape sticks to her like plaster. She works hard to peel off the thick depression, anxiety and fear... [read more]

Officer Involved-September 2 Freddie Gray Baltimore Police Department

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Officers Acquitted in Freddie Gray Case to Receive Back Pay

by Team Ebony

Two more Baltimore police officers who were cleared of all charges in the death of Freddie Gray are set to receive a combined $167,000... [read more]

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

Lifestyle / Advice

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

by Kara I. Stevens

A lot of us are walking around with an air of heaviness and hopelessness because we are not living the lives we really want... [read more]

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