Entertainment & Culture / by #teamEBONY

Celebrating the #Storytellers in Photos

For at least one night, #BlackExcellence in the movie industry was the focus as iTunes Movies and Ebony Media came together in Los Angeles.


Entertainment & Culture / By #teamEBONY

Celebrating the #Storytellers in Photos

Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

EBONY & iTunes Movies Celebrate Black #Storytellers Ahead of the Oscars

Entertainment & Culture / By Marcus Lamar

Hiring Magic Johnson Was a Wise Choice, Even if Not Everyone Sees It

On this day

... 1968

On this day in 1968, former world heavyweight boxing champion Jimmy Ellis was born James Albert Ellis in Louisville, Kentucky.


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]

Jurnee Smollett-Bell Celebrates EBONY Cover & Talks Underground Season 2

Entertainment & Culture

Jurnee Smollett-Bell Celebrates EBONY Cover & Talks Underground Season 2


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


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]

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]

african american black 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]


Entertainment & Culture / In Our Cities

In Our Cities: Chicago Entrepreneur Finds Food Fix for African, Caribbean People

BY Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in Black... [read more]


Entertainment & Culture

Coachella Fest 2017 – Not Happening for Beyoncé…

by Teryn Payne

As hard as it is to be a mother, wife and a businesswoman. Beyoncé has to do what's best for her. [read more]

Miles Regis

Entertainment & Culture / Art

How Artist Miles Regis Is Sparking a Much-Needed Conversation on Race

by Erickka Sy Savané

If you haven’t heard of Los Angeles-based, Trinidad-born artist Miles Regis yet, you will. He learned to paint at age five, by watching his... [read more]

How Black History Explains Donald Trump

Black History

How Black History Explains Donald Trump

by Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II

On Tuesday morning, President Trump toured the Smithsonian’s new African-American History Museum with Dr. Lonnie Bunch, one of America’s foremost historians of the African-American... [read more]

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