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Julian Bond,
Race Man

by George C. Gardner, III

Lives well lived, ones that are defined the impact that they have on others, are often animated by some deeply felt issue or cause.... Read More

 Julian Bond

Julian Bond’s Final Gift

by Asha French

Since I heard the news of Julian Bond’s passing on Saturday, I have not been able to shake my memory of the story he... Read More

Julian Bond

Julian Bond

by #teamEBONY

Excellence embodied.  EBONY encourages you to remember and share the legacy of Julian Bond, who sadly passed on August 15, 2015. As a prominent... Read More

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Can Cuba Keep the U.S.’s Hands Off Assata?

by Joshua Adams

This week, the U.S. and Cuba officially re-established diplomatic ties, mending a historically troubled relationship. This is the culmination of a reconciliation process that... Read More

Henry Dumas Why This Forgotten Author Murdered by the Police in 1968 Matters Right Now, Victoria Bond

Why This Author Murdered by the Police in 1968 Matters Right Now

by Victoria Bond

On May 23,1968, seven weeks after the assassination of Dr. King, thirty-three year old Henry Dumas entered the subway station at 135th Street in... Read More

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Dear Brother Malcolm

by Tory Russell

To My Dear Brother Malcolm, AKA El Hajj Malik El-Shabazz: As we mark the 90th anniversary of your birth, I wonder if you see... Read More

One Love: Twitter Shows Respect for Malcolm X

One Love: Twitter Shows Respect for Malcolm X

by #teamEBONY

Leader. Champion. Revolutionary. Icon. The impact of el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz aka Malcolm X, resonates throughout generations, long past his death in 1965. As the social word is now... Read More

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
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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