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Bethune-Cookman Graduates Turn Their Backs on Betsy DeVos

by Brittany Fennell

The university, located in Daytona Beach, Fla., became a social media trending topic when reports got out about students booing and turning their backs on DeVos as she gave her speech. Read More

Is A Biopic About Fred Hampton In The Works?

Is A Biopic About Fred Hampton In The Works?

by Brittney Fennell

The story about Black Panther leader Fred Hampton needs to be told. Looks like a biopic about the young leaders life is on the way. Read More

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A Chat With the Cast of Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’

by Diahann Williams

Sundance fan favorite 'Dear White People' is extending its message with a new Netflix series on April 28th. We sat down with a few cast members to discuss their characters, politics and more. Read More

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How Trump’s Criminal Justice Plan is Really More For-Profit Incarceration

by Jennifer Epps-Addison and Kumar Rao

Donald Trump’s recent moves on criminalization, like his immigration orders, are designed to oppress communities of color by encouraging excessive law enforcement and enticing... Read More

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Spotlight: Digital Star Shameless Maya

by Diahann Williams

365 days of self-promotion, 875K Youtube followers and a photo shoot with Prince? We had to introduce the EBONY audience to Shameless Maya. Read More

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

by Diahann Williams and Melissa Kimble

When it comes to Black and Brown people, we’re often overlooked during festival time. Never fret. As you get ready for Coachella, Lollapalooza, Pitchfork... Read More

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Young Entrepreneur Shines Light on USVI Culinary Scene with Food Tour

by Danielle Pointdujour

Located in the eastern Caribbean, just 1,100 miles southeast of Miami, lies an unlikely paradise. The U.S. Virgin Islands often get lumped in as... Read More

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If You’re Experiencing Side Piece Jealousy, You Are A Terrible Person

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Periodically when I write relationship articles, I open them by referencing stories and experiences that either friends or acquaintances have shared with me from... Read More

Church, City of Chicago to Host ‘Gun Buy Back’ Day Following Killings

Church, City of Chicago to Host ‘Gun Buy Back’ Day Following Killings

by Shantell E. Jamison

St. Sabina Church, in conjunction with the City of Chicago, will a host a “Gun Buy Back” day this Saturday. The event will take... Read More

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[Upload] Get Schooled With Tech Pro Nourisha Wells

by Allyson Leak

Imagine a website for teens where they get personalized empowering “Keys To Success” from DJ Khaled, SAT text message prep, and tons of free ... Read More