'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

News & Views / by Chelcee Johns

'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

[Opinion] Frustrations over racial tension and has some thinking of leaving the country, but one expatriate who viewed the FLOTUS' speech on Monday was left with a little hope after all

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'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

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On this day in 1847, the African Nation of Liberia declared its Independence.

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Love & Sex / Dating

Colorism: There’s An App for That ... and It Must Be Deleted

BY Kyra Kyles

If ever an app deserved to be deleted from all platforms and banished from Black-kind, it’s a monstrosity known as Smoochr. Shout out… [read more]

Law & Order: A Look At America's Prison System

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Law & Order: A Look At America's Prison System

BY Terrence Chappell

The famous singer and civil rights activist Nina Simone once said, “Slavery has never been abolished from America’s way of thinking.” Arguably… [read more]

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[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM's Retiring General Motivator

by S. Tia Brown

From the moment Ed Welburn walked onto General Motors’ Detroit campus his peers expected him to be “dynamite.” It happened, just… [read more]

Silent No More: Michael Jordan Takes Stand on Tension With Police

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Silent No More: Michael Jordan Takes Stand on Tension With Police

BY #teamEBONY

Michael Jordan is one of the greatest basketball players of all time and has undoubtedly made an incredible impact on culture. Yet, the six-time NBA… [read more]

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Sirius XM Host Mentioned in Controversial DNC E-mails

BY Richard Fowler

The host of a Sirius XM radio show is among those mentioned in a series of controversial leaked e-mails that have been the focus of the beginning… [read more]

Woman Wakes Up to N-Word on Home, Sugar in Gas Tank

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Woman Wakes Up to N-Word on Home, Sugar in Gas Tank

BY #teamEBONY

A Black woman was peacefully resting when she woke up to a series of hateful, racist messages at her family’s southern Indiana home. Campbellsburg… [read more]

We Need to Talk About Leslie Jones and Colorism in Our Community<br />

News & Views / Opinion

We Need to Talk About Leslie Jones and Colorism in Our Community

BY LaSha

A few of weeks ago, a friend tagged me in an article about how Saturday Night Live cast member and comedienne [read more]

#AllLivesMatter is Officially a Date Topic

Love & Sex / Dating

#AllLivesMatter is Officially a Date Topic

BY Lincoln Anthony Blades

Because I often write about culture, racial inequality and systemic injustice, people will email or DM me articles, tweets, etc… [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Get Ready For a Bulletproof Black Superhero in ‘Luke Cage’

BY Britni Danielle

Dear comic book fans, "the Wu-Tang-ification of the Marvel… [read more]

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