B.B. King EBONY Magazine Collection

Remembering B.B. King
1925-2015

by Chris Williams

As the last state in the United States to officially abolish slavery in 2013, Mississippi maintains occupies a complicated place in American history. In... Read More

Mother Teaches 5-Year-Old Daughter Black History Lesson Through Dress Up
[PHOTOS]

Mother Teaches 5-Year-Old Daughter Black History Lesson Through Dress Up
[PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY

How did your parents teach you about Black history? Freelance journalist Chauncia Boyd Rogers came up with a very creative way to introduce her... Read More

Julian Bond black leaders on leadership book

Julian Bond on the State of Black Leadership
[INTERVIEW]

by Chris Williams

For the past half century, Julian Bond has been a legendary force on the frontlines fighting for the rights of the underserved and marginalized... Read More

Malcolm X

#MX50Forever:
Honoring Malcolm X on the 50th Anniversary of His Assassination

by #teamEBONY

Saturday, February 21st, 2015 marks the 50th year of the assassination of Malcolm X (El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz). The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center will commemorate this historic moment... Read More

Malcolm X

#MX50Forever:
Honoring Malcolm X on the 50th Anniversary of His Assasination

by #teamEBONY

Saturday, February 21st, 2015 marks the 50th year of the assassination of Malcolm X (El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz). The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational... Read More

MALCOLM TAUGHT ME:
Reflections on X

MALCOLM TAUGHT ME:
Reflections on X

by #teamEBONY

As people across the world commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X, EBONY asked some of our favorite thought leaders to reflect... Read More

Lena Horne, the Original ‘Light Girl’:
“I Don’t Want to Be Loved For How Black I Ain’t” [DIGITAL SHORT]

Lena Horne, the Original 'Light Girl':
"I Don't Want to Be Loved For How Black I Ain't" [DIGITAL SHORT]

by #teamEBONY

February 20, 2015 – (Los Angeles, CA) Codeblack Films, a Lionsgate Company, has partnered with EBONY Magazine to release an original short film in... Read More

The Last Dragon movie anniversary

2015’s Biggest Black Culture Anniversaries

by Jason Johnson

In the midst of controversy over the ill-fated Sorority Sisters reality series, VH1, the most popular network in African American homes, quietly celebrated it’s... Read More