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They were pink with black stars, the midsection hung low, and the looseness allowed me to move freely and dance. These were my one and only… Read More

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Even Alice Walker Was Inspired By Jesse Williams' Speech

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Alice Walker is one of the greatest writers of the 20th century, so when she speaks, we listen. Recently, the Color Purple creator… Read More

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Bobby Brown Responds to Critics, Calls Upcoming New Edition Film ‘Excellent’

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Bobby Brown isn’t afraid to speak his mind. The self-proclaimed King of R&B recently released his memoir Read More

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If there were ever a moment where one could drop the mic and walk away it was this one.  Actor Jesse Williams, in a five minute speech… Read More

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Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross doesn’t think of herself as a muse. The dynamic entertainer has been blessed with an acting career… Read More

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Coolest Black Family Quiz: Are these celebs related? True or False

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Have you ever looked at someone on TV, squinted with your left eye and thought: “I wonder if she is related to that other… Read More

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Michael Jordan to Invest $500,000 in Literacy Programs in Charlotte, N.C.

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Since hanging up his signature sneakers, basketball legend Michael Jordan has been focusing his attention on conquering the business world. And it’s… Read More

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Jesse Williams, Samuel L. Jackson to Receive High Honors During BET Awards

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BET is cranking up expectations for its biggest show of the year. The network already has fans impatiently waiting to see its  Read More

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There are few universal truths that relate to hip-hop. Ask 10 people to name the top five rappers, and be prepared to get 10 different answers. … Read More

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As we prepare to honor our dads, granddads and other father figures this Sunday, EBONY is excited to announce that our July cover star is none other… Read More

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