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T.D. Jakes: Destiny Means Understanding Your Destination

by Sophia Nelson, Esq

After talking about finding ways to win at life in his New York Times bestseller, Instinct, the Power to Unleash Your Inborn Drive,  Bishop… Read More

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Editors’ Holiday Shopping Guide: 5 Must-Reads

by Miles Marshall Lewis

When it comes to literature and pop culture, some great memoirs dropped in 2015, especially from the world of music. Grace Jones… Read More

Raqiyah Mays Unravels ‘The Man Curse’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Raqiyah Mays Unravels ‘The Man Curse’ [INTERVIEW]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

When author, journalist, radio personality and activist Raqiyah Mays was growing up, she’d often hear women in her family whisper… Read More

Shonda Rhimes and the “Year of Yes”

Shonda Rhimes and the “Year of Yes”

by Kyra Kyles

Shonda Rhimes is #bae.  She owns an entire network night.  An ENTIRE night.  Don’t try to act like you don’t… Read More

Kevin Powell Shares His ‘Education’ [INTERVIEW]

Kevin Powell Shares His ‘Education’ [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

“I had a lot of nightmares writing this book,” 49-year-old author Kevin Powell says of his recently released memoir… Read More

[Interview] Sister Souljah Talks 'A Moment of Silence: Midnight III"

[Interview] Sister Souljah Talks 'A Moment of Silence: Midnight III"

by LaToya Cross

Sister Souljah writes with a pulsating rhythm that entertains while educating. She teaches, not preaches, and her streetwise style has… Read More

Bobby Brown Releases Statement Following Bobbi Kristina Brown's Hospitalization

Bobby Brown to Release Memoir

by #teamEBONY

Get ready for a "raw and unvarnished" memoir by Bobby Brown. The platinum-selling singer, ex-husband of the late Whitney Houston… Read More

The Black Family in Comics: Marvel’s “Infinity Gauntlet”

The Black Family in Comics: Marvel’s “Infinity Gauntlet”

by Joshua Adams

The Bakian family: Anwen; her father, Menzin; little sister Fayne; and her grandfather live in a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by gigantic alien… Read More

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Who Were Our Fathers Before They Were Fathers?

[MANIFEST]
Who Were Our Fathers Before They Were Fathers?

by Yolo Akili

“We each need to go on an exploration of exactly who our fathers… Read More

Saul Williams Takes on the ‘US (a.)’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Saul Williams Takes on the ‘US (a.)’ [INTERVIEW]

by Kyle G. Dargan

In 2009, Saul Williams “voted for ‘change’ and skipped town,” opting to observe his country’s next… Read More

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