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Cover Exclusive: Kevin Hart on Moguldom, Marriage + Race in America

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Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

Cover Exclusive: Kevin Hart on Moguldom, Marriage + Race in America

Black History / By Shantell E. Jamison

How the Son of Marcus Garvey is Demanding Justice

Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

Choreographer Camille A. Brown Explores the History of Black Social Dances

On this day

...1962

On this day in 1962, President John F. Kennedy authorizes use of federal troops in integration of University of Mississippi.

men

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Editor’s Letter: Man Up

BY Kyra Kyles

One of my fondest memories as an undergrad at Northwestern University centers on a time-honored tradition called “Tribute to Black Men.” Once a year,... [read more]

Cicely Tyson Honored By American Theatre Wing

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Cicely Tyson Honored By American Theatre Wing

BY #teamEBONY

The icon receives another honor for her dedication to the arts [read more]

Houston Police Officer Resigns After Transit Beating

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Houston Police Officer Resigns After Transit Beating

by #teamEBONY

A Houston transit police officer resigned this week following the release of a surveillance video that shows him using a baton to repeatedly strike... [read more]

black people

News & Views / Race

Everyone Needs a Villain, for America, It’s Black People

by Michael Harriot

There are two subtle moments from the past week that has shed a light on America’s irrational fear of Black men, and how comfortable... [read more]

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 72: The Wares

Lifestyle / Family/Parenting

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 72: The Wares

BY Joicelyn Dingle

Three generations of savvy, New York women comprise the Ware family. When Michele Ware, owner of Hoodwinked Escape in Upper Manhattan, left her job... [read more]

Keith Lamont Scott Had Gun, Officials Say

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Keith Lamont Scott Had Gun, Officials Say

BY #teamEBONY

A Charlotte man who was fatally wounded by police last week was carrying a stolen gun when he was killed, officials say. The gun... [read more]

#AlfredOlango: Police Kill Unarmed Black Man in Front of Sister

News & Views

#AlfredOlango: Police Kill Unarmed Black Man in Front of Sister

by #teamEBONY

In the third police shooting in less than two weeks of a Black man who was either unarmed or who family members maintain was... [read more]

Johnson

News & Views

Styling Her Way From Homelessness to Salon Success

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

It is ironic that travel plays such a significant role in hairstylist Evalyn “Evie” Johnson’s life. The co-owner of the E&E Hair Studio in... [read more]

Serena Williams Expresses Fears of Police Violence on Facebook

News & Views

Serena Williams Expresses Fears of Police Violence on Facebook

by #teamEBONY

In the latest of pro-athlete epiphanies on police violence and a willingness to be vocal about it, tennis superstar Serena Williams made her feelings... [read more]

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