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Trump Announces Transgender Military Ban

Move prevents transgender troops from serving in any capacity

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...1847

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

Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

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Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

BY Zahara Hill

Let’s be honest: if we had to endure all of the racially motivated opposition Michelle and Barack Obama faced for eight years, hands would’ve... [read more]

Ciara & Russell Wilson’s Beijing Vacation is Everything

Love & Sex / Marriage

Ciara & Russell Wilson’s Beijing Vacation is Everything

BY #teamEBONY

So …Ciara and Russell Wilson have been chillin’ in Beijing, China, for at least a week now. The pair, who also took baby Future... [read more]

Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman is Headed to Netflix

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman is Headed to Netflix

by Aramide Tinubu

In "Message from the King" Chadwick Bosman stars as Jacob King, a man out for revenge and blood. [read more]

‘Insecure’s’ Yvonne Orji Talks Importance of Show, Sisterhood

Lifestyle

‘Insecure’s’ Yvonne Orji Talks Importance of Show, Sisterhood

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Sunday, Season two of Issa Rae’s critically acclaimed HBO series, Insecure, premiered. The show is held in high regard for its careful attention to the... [read more]

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

News & Views / Opinion

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

BY Marcela Howell, Founder and Executive Director, In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice

Republicans have now tried and failed three times to pass health care bills that would dismantle the Affordable Care Act — and potentially cut... [read more]

Michelle Williams’ Boyfriend Sends Sweet Bday Message to Star

Love & Sex / Relationships

Michelle Williams’ Boyfriend Sends Sweet Bday Message to Star

BY #teamEBONY

Michelle Williams has a new flame! A couple of weeks ago, we reported the former Destiny’s Child singer was dating a new man. Her new... [read more]

An ICON MANN™ Salute to Sir Sidney Poitier Curated By Lexus

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

An ICON MANN™ Salute to Sir Sidney Poitier Curated By Lexus

by Aramide Tinubu

Molding and defining the African-American image on screen has been a complex task; particularly in the ever-changing entertainment space. In the midst of unimaginable... [read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Monica Owusu-Breen Talks ‘Midnight, Texas,’ Showrunning And Being A Boss

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

EXCLUSIVE: Monica Owusu-Breen Talks ‘Midnight, Texas,’ Showrunning And Being A Boss

by Aramide Tinubu

Showrunner Monica Owusu-Breen has the kind of writer and producer credits that let you know she’s about her business. Already under her belt: Brothers &... [read more]

John Singleton Defends R. Kelly: ‘He Has a Bunch of Girlfriends’

Love & Sex / Dating

John Singleton Defends R. Kelly: ‘He Has a Bunch of Girlfriends’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Famed director, John Singleton, sees nothing wrong with how R. Kelly is living his life. Last week, the R&B genius became wrapped up in... [read more]

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