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In Our Cities: From Slavery to Real Estate Mogul, Biddy Mason Leaves Her Mark on Los Angeles

by Mariel Turner

For nearly 100 years, one of Los Angeles’ first Black real estate moguls sat in an unmarked grave forgotten and unacknowledged. Bridget “Biddy” Mason,... Read More

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In Our Cities: Los Angeles—Exploring the City of Angels

by Britni Danielle

The cinematic shootouts and gang wars of the 1990s are a thing of the past. Today, Los Angeles is considered one of the safest... Read More

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In Our Cities: Chicago Entrepreneur Finds Food Fix for African, Caribbean People

by Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in Black... Read More

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In Our Cities: The Chicago Designer Behind Chance’s Overalls

by Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in Black... Read More

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Meet the Chicago Woman Behind Brown Sugar Bakery

by Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in African... Read More

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Chicago Trainer Pulls Kids from the Street to the Gym

by Andrea V. Watson

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in African... Read More

In Our Cities: Chicago — Taking a Look at the Windy City

In Our Cities: Chicago — Taking a Look at the Windy City

by Andrea V. Watson

Just in time for our country’s elected leader to talk about calling the feds in to restore Chicago, EBONY offers another view into the... Read More