Foundation Raises Funds to Save Photo of Harriet Tubman

Foundation Raises Funds to Save Photo of Harriet Tubman

by #TeamEbony

The Harriet Tubman Home is on a mission to preserve the legacy of its namesake, abolitionist and Civil War spy Harriet Tubman, after a newly discovered... Read More

Danny Glover

A Lifetime of Activism: Actor Danny Glover Speaks

by Shantell E. Jamison

Before Danny Glover became a famous actor, he was an activist. In fact, he wasn’t simply born to be an activist, he was born... Read More

Harvard

Harvard Conference on Slavery Bringing Out Ugly Truths

by #teamEBONY

Harvard University, an institution directly involved in the institution of slavery at its beginnings in the 17th century, is opening up the conversation on... Read More

Yes! Barack and Michelle Obama Sign Book Deals

Yes! Barack and Michelle Obama Sign Book Deals

by #teamEBONY

The 44th president and first lady of the United States have book deals, ABC News reports. The two reportedly have signed with Penguin Random House, the... Read More

[In My Lifetime] Col. Merryl Tengesdal Remembers Her First Solo U-2 Flight

[In My Lifetime] Col. Merryl Tengesdal Remembers Her First Solo U-2 Flight

by Shantell E. Jamison

Flying solo in a U-2 in 2004 was not the first solo flight for me. As a student pilot, you do your first solo... Read More

This Mobile Museum Keeps Black History Month Going All Year Long

This Mobile Museum Keeps Black History Month Going All Year Long

by Princess Gabbara

Khalid el-Hakim started frequenting antique shops, garage sales and flea markets and collecting rare artifacts pertaining to Black history in the early 1990s. Among... Read More

How Black History Explains Donald Trump

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

EBONY

EBONY Vice Chairman Willard Jackson at Mesirow Event

by #teamEBONY

EBONY on the move. Watch our EMO Vice Chairman Willard Jackson in action during a talk at Mesirow Luncheon in Chicago. He kept the... Read More

Barack Obama will be serving jury duty in the next month.

NMAAHC Architectural Firm Tapped for Obama Library

by #teamEBONY

The architect behind the National Museum of African-American History and Culture will lead the planning of the exhibits that will be housed at Barack... Read More

Malcolm X

5 Rare Clips of Malcolm X Speaking Truth to Power

by #teamEBONY

The 52 years that have passed since the winter’s day in which Malcolm X was cut down by an assassin’s bullet have not diminished... Read More