Education / by Zahara Hill

MLK’s Legacy Is Being Manifested in This Woke, No-Nonsense Baltimore Teacher

"I'm tired of seeing Black boys being killed because they weren't doing what they needed to do,"Clay once told an unfocused student.

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Education / By Zahara Hill

MLK’s Legacy Is Being Manifested in This Woke, No-Nonsense Baltimore Teacher

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EXCLUSIVE: Taraji P. Henson Dishes on ‘Proud Mary,’ Sexist Headlines & Learning When to Let a Character Go

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

EXCLUSIVE: Taraji P. Henson Dishes on ‘Proud Mary,’ Sexist Headlines & Learning When to Let a Character Go

BY Jessica Bennett

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EXCLUSIVE: Tyra Banks Details How ‘ANTM’ Has Changed the Modeling Industry Since Its Debut

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EXCLUSIVE: Tyra Banks Details How ‘ANTM’ Has Changed the Modeling Industry Since Its Debut

BY Jessica Bennett

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How EBONY Chronicled the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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How EBONY Chronicled the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Jessica Bennett

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have turned 89 on Jan. 15. But today we celebrate his life and legacy with cover images made... [read more]

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News & Views / MLK Day 2018

The Best Film & Stage Portrayals of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr – RANKED

by Jessica Bennett

Depicting historical icons comes with huge responsibility, and few measure up to the skill required to take on the role of Dr. Martin Luther... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / Music

Mary J. Blige is Ready to “Bounce Back”

BY Bianca Garwood

Mary J. Blige is riding high after celebrating her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her 47th birthday. Today (January 12) she shared a new... [read more]

Martin Luther King Jr. Taught Me: 5 Love Lessons Learned Through MLK

Love & Sex

Martin Luther King Jr. Taught Me: 5 Love Lessons Learned Through MLK

BY Shantell E. Jamison

Millions will gather in commemoration of what will mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, to remember the civil rights icon... [read more]

White Supremacist Facing Charge of Attempted Murder of Cop

News & Views

White Supremacist Facing Charge of Attempted Murder of Cop

by Zahara Hill

A White nationalist is wanted by Tennessee police for allegedly shooting a cop during a traffic stop. 31-year-old Ronnie Lucas Wilson repeatedly shot at Knoxville... [read more]

Seal Clarifies Meme Appearing to Attack Oprah: It’s About Hollywood in General (VIDEO)

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Seal Clarifies Meme Appearing to Attack Oprah: It’s About Hollywood in General (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett

“I have an enormous amount of respect for everything Oprah has achieved and contributed in her life.” This is how British singer Seal begins... [read more]

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Twitter Gathers Celebrities to Reflect on Martin Luther King Jr.

by Shantell E. Jamison

As the world prepares to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s passing, Twitter is gathering some of the world’s most influential... [read more]

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