Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Celebrates 98 Years!

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Celebrates 98 Years!

by Bianca Garwood

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. was founded January 16, 1920, at Howard University, Washington, D.C. Since its founding, the organization has chartered hundreds of chapters... Read More

9 Ways We Are Living (and Not Living) the Martin Luther King “American Dream”

9 Ways We Are Living (and Not Living) the Martin Luther King “American Dream”

by Soraya Joseph

Long story short — there is still a lot of work to be done. On this day, we celebrate what would’ve been Martin Luther... Read More

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Today we celebrate 110 years of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc!

by Bianca Garwood

Today we celebrate 110 years of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc! Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is the first African American sorority and was... Read More

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Happy Founders Day to the Devasating Divas of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc!

by Bianca Garwood

Today, the Devastating Divas of Delta Sigma Theta are celebrating 105 years of sisterhood! Delta Sigma Theta was founded on January 13, 1913 by... Read More

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Obama Foundation Submits Development Plans for Presidential Library

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Wednesday, the Obama Foundation submitted development plans as well as applications for former President Barack Obama’s presidential library, The Hill reports. The library... Read More

Happy Founders Day to the Brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.!

Happy Founders Day to the Brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.!

by Bianca Garwood

Today, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc is celebrating 104 years of continuous Brotherhood, Scholarship, and Service! Founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C. on... Read More

NMAAHC Announces Exhibit Comemorating King’s Legacy, Poor People’s Campaign

NMAAHC Announces Exhibit Comemorating King’s Legacy, Poor People’s Campaign

by Shantell E. Jamison

The National Museum of African American History (NMAAHC) and Culture is hosting this special media briefing on its latest exhibition, “City of Hope: Resurrection... Read More

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Keep Your Accolades, We’re Here for Our Piece of the Promise

by Vesia Wilson-Hawkins

It seemed as if all of America voted in Alabama’s recent special U.S. Senate election. Everyone had something to say about the decades-old Republican... Read More

Rep. Bobby Rush on the Deaths of Fred Hampton and Mark Clark

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... Read More

Rosa Parks Led a Crusade Against Sexual Assaults on Black Women

Rosa Parks Led a Crusade Against Sexual Assaults on Black Women

by Zahara Hill

Rosa Parks is best known for her refusal to give up her bus seat to a White man, thus inspiring the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955. But... Read More