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5 Things You Should Know About ‘the New Edition Story’

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Entertainment & Culture / By Crystal Shaw-King

5 Things You Should Know About ‘the New Edition Story’

Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

This Year’s Oscar Nominations Are Full of Historic Black Firsts

News & Views / By #teamEBONY

This Louisiana Police Chief Thinks the State’s ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Law is Dangerous

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... 1980

On this day in 1980, BET begins broadcasting in Washington, DC.

Being Single Doesn’t Mean Being Silent with Relationship Advice

Love & Sex / Relationships

Being Single Doesn’t Mean Being Silent with Relationship Advice

BY Shantell E. Jamison

At any given moment, I can scroll down my social media timeline and see a status or seven from someone criticizing single people: NEVER... [read more]

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News & Views

Trump Signs Executive Order Moving Dakota Access Pipeline Forward

BY #teamEBONY

President Trump has signed an executive action that will move the construction of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines forward, despite the months... [read more]

A Lesson on Black Womanhood from Comedian Jessica Williams

Entertainment & Culture

A Lesson on Black Womanhood from Comedian Jessica Williams

by LaToya Cross

Mediocrity is not in the game plan for Black and Brown skin. We’ve heard since childhood, that we must strive for excellence and show... [read more]

5 Suites For Valentine’s Day Love Around the World

Lifestyle / Travel

5 Suites For Valentine’s Day Love Around the World

by Danielle Pointdujour

Valentine’s Day. The one day of the year when you know you have to bring your A-game in the romance department, and what better... [read more]

Oscar

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

‘Moonlight,’ ‘Fences,’ ‘Hidden Figures’ Get Major Oscar Nods

BY #teamEBONY

Films focused on Black characters figured high in the nominations for the 89th Annual Academy awards Tuesday morning, reversing the protests from last year... [read more]

Trump

News & Views / Opinion

Stop Pretending Melania Trump Is A Victim

BY Lincoln Anthony Blades

Since January 20th, 2009, the entire nation and the world at large witnessed something that many of us have never seen before in our... [read more]

How a Finance Exec Became an Author with Fun Kids’ Read, ‘Rice and Rocks’

Careers & Finance / Workplace Tips

How a Finance Exec Became an Author with Fun Kids’ Read, ‘Rice and Rocks’

by Zerline Hughes

Balancing a demanding 9-to-5 job along with a side gig can be a bit harrowing. First, there’s the time thing: How do you fit... [read more]

On the “A” with Souleo: Black Lives Matter movement inspires new season of hit show ‘Lexus Verses and Flow’ Chrisette Michele

Entertainment & Culture / Music

About this New Chrisette Michele Song…Here for it or Nah?

by LaToya Cross

The singer addresses adversity following her Trump inauguration performance in new single. [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture

Chris Tucker Shares A Classic Michael Jackson Story

by #TeamEBONY

Who doesn’t love a good story? First, we received a classic Prince one from Jimmy Jam and we can now add this Michael Jackson... [read more]

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