Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

Entertainment & Culture / by Marcus Lamar

Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

To say the Carolina Panthers quarterback's performance -- on and off field -- was disappointing is an understatement, but there is a lesson in all of this

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Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

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LeToya Luckett Talks 'Here We Go Again' and New Music

LeToya Luckett Talks 'Here We Go Again' and New Music

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Natasha McKenna

One Year Later: Why Natasha McKenna's Death Matters [Op-Ed]

On this day

... 1986

On this day in 1986, Oprah Winfrey becomes the first African American woman to host a nationally syndicated talk show.

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

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Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

BY #teamEBONY

The New York City police officer who fatally shot Akai Gurley took the stand to give his account of the deadly shooting. Officer Peter Liang… [read more]

Beyoncé Slays Super Bowl 50! [REVIEW]

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Beyoncé Slays Super Bowl 50! [REVIEW]

BY Michael Arceneaux

I’m starting to think Beyoncé drowned that New Orleans cop car in a pool of White tears. First, some White… [read more]

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide<br />

Entertainment & Culture / Music

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide

by Suede

You don’t have to be a rap genius to know that when Jay Z said, “only time we don’t speak is during Sex and… [read more]

Future Beez in the Trap on ‘Evol’ [REVIEW]<br />

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Future Beez in the Trap on ‘Evol’ [REVIEW]

BY Darryl Robertson

At my Harlem barbershop, I often find myself epically failing at defending Future’s mic skills. True, he’s… [read more]

Bobby Rush with Cha Cha Jimenez

Black History / Icons & Legends

[IN MY LIFETIME] Rep. Bobby Rush on the Deaths of Fred Hampton and Mark Clark

BY #teamEBONY

It was the foundational period of my political life. These were intense days and weeks, we lived in the crosshairs of police all across the country… [read more]

The Role Race Plays in the War On Drugs<br />

News & Views / Opinion

The Role Race Plays in the War On Drugs

BY Kassandra Frederique

Every year, hundreds of thousands of family and friends bury loved ones because of the ongoing opioid overdose crisis happening across the Unites… [read more]

Despite Improvements, Ending HIV/AIDS Will Take More Awareness

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Despite Improvements, Ending HIV/AIDS Will Take More Awareness

BY C. Virginia Fields

Last month President Barack Obama proclaimed in his State of the Union address, “Right now, we are on track to end the scourge of HIV/AIDS… [read more]

DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

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DeRay McKesson Begins an Unconventional Run for Baltimore Mayor

BY Charles Robinson

DeRay McKesson’s connection to Black Lives Matter movement in Baltimore is well documented, but in a somewhat unusual step, he waited until… [read more]

A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

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A Reflection on Trayvon Martin and Taking 21 For Granted

BY Madison J. Gray

Trayvon Martin and I have one thing in common, other than being Black males, of course: neither of us celebrated our 21st birthdays. But… [read more]

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