Entertainment & Culture / by David Squires

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

Reigning women's champion Virginia Union is cut down in the CIAA semifinals as Johnson C. Smith blazes their own trail toward the title

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Entertainment & Culture / By David Squires

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

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

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

On this day

...1964

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

Mahershala Ali

Entertainment & Culture

Mahershala Ali and Wife Welcome Their Bundle of Joy!

BY #teamEBONY

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

Police

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]

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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

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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]

Johnson

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]

Rest in Peace and Harmony, Leon Ware

Entertainment & Culture / Music

Rest in Peace and Harmony, Leon Ware

by LaToya Cross

The songwriter was famously known for his collaborative works with artists such as Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, Quincy Jones and Minnie Riperton, to name a few. [read more]

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Tech

EBONY, UMG, We Work Present SXSW Tech Contest

by Lynn Cooper

Get ready to witness another blow to the digital divide at SXSW. Urban Creatives Rapid Accelerator and $10,000 Pitch Competition is a new initiative... [read more]

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