[IN MY LIFETIME] Rep. G.K. Butterfield, His Dad and the Black Vote

[IN MY LIFETIME] Rep. G.K. Butterfield, His Dad and the Black Vote

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I grew up during the 1950’s and 1960’s in a typical southern town, Wilson, N.C.  My mother was a Wilson native as her father was… Read More

[IN MY LIFETIME] Nikki Giovanni: 'What My Generation Saw Was Enough...'

[IN MY LIFETIME] Nikki Giovanni: 'What My Generation Saw Was Enough...'

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New Orleans has to be one of the best cities in the world. The history, the food, the people, the art — the list of reasons why you should love… Read More

[IN MY LIFETIME] Marian Wright Edelman on the 1963 Birmingham Church Bombing

[IN MY LIFETIME] Marian Wright Edelman on the 1963 Birmingham Church Bombing

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“I will never forget the murders of the four little girls in Birmingham and the debt of gratitude our nation owes to the extraordinary children… Read More

[IN MY LIFETIME] #BLM Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors on Obama's Election

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by #teamEBONY

Editor's Note: EBONY.com is launching a new series for Black History Month entitled "In My Lifetime." For the month of February… Read More

The Official EBONY Black History Month Quiz

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As you can gather, we’re rather jolly folks, we EBONY editors. We like to look at the zesty side of life. Sure, you can get all hot and bothered… Read More

Pioneering Black Journalist Louie Robinson Dies

Pioneering Black Journalist Louie Robinson Dies

by #teamEBONY

Pioneering journalist Louie Robinson has died. He was 88. Robinson defied the odds during a time when America denied the existence… Read More

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