rachel dolezal

This Is the Last Rachel Dolezal Interview You’ll Ever Need to Read–Promise!

by Britni Danielle

To paraphrase Solange Knowles, when it comes to Rachel Dolezal–the disgraced president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP who lied about being Black–I’ve... Read More

Gabrielle Union Writes About ‘the Good, the Bad and the WTF’ in New Book

Gabrielle Union Writes About ‘the Good, the Bad and the WTF’ in New Book

by #TeamEBONY

Gabrielle Union is a renaissance woman. She’s not only an accomplished actress, but the Being Mary Jane star is also a producer, entrepreneur (peep her hair care... Read More

This Year’s List of Pulitzer Prize Winners Is Full of Melanin

This Year’s List of Pulitzer Prize Winners Is Full of Melanin

by #TeamEBONY

Pulitzer Prize Administrator Mike Pride announced this year’s crop of winners and the list is full of Black excellence. The coveted award honors outstanding achievements in... Read More

Photographer Devin Allen Captures  ‘A Beautiful Ghetto’ in New Book

Photographer Devin Allen Captures ‘A Beautiful Ghetto’ in New Book

by LaToya Cross

Photographer Devin Allen caught attention when he documented the protests in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray. Shot in black and white, the... Read More

new yorker

The New Yorker’s ‘Broken Windows’ Cover Perfectly Sums Up Trump’s Presidency

by #TeamEBONY

Donald Trump hasn’t even been in office for three months, but it feels much longer. So far, during his tenure in the White House, the... Read More

Tomi Adeyemi

Tomi Adeyemi’s Debut Novel Heading to the Big Screen in Blockbuster Deal

by Britni Danielle

Tomi Adeyemi’s novel, Children of Blood and Bone, hasn’t even been released yet and it’s already headed to the big screen, thanks to a blockbuster deal... Read More

Derek Walcott

Nobel Prize Winning Poet Derek Walcott Has Died

by #TeamEBONY

The literary world has lost one of its lions. Sir Derek Walcott, the Nobel Prize winning poet and playwright has passed away. He was... Read More

One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

by Deesha Philyaw

The New York Times bestselling author breaks down the creation of her debut and the need for more Young Adult novels. Read More

Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington to Bring Brit Bennett’s Best Selling Book, ‘The Mothers’ to the Screen

by Britni Danielle

With the success of films like Hidden Figures and Fences, it’s no surprise Hollywood is looking for more books by Black authors to bring to the big screen.... Read More

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

by #TeamEBONY

Over the past few years, it’s been hard to ignore the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the protests that have swept across the country in the... Read More