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Why the NBA Leads All Major Professional Sports in Diversity

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The NBA’s commitment to women may be an outgrowth of its investment in diversity more generally. “I tell these guys we… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Judging by her provocative (and much discussed) album cover art, it was fair to assume that Nicki Minaj's butt would be featured… Read More

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Nina Simone, Battling for Black Women

by #teamEBONY

"My skin is Black,” the first woman’s story begins, “my arms are long.” And, to a slow and steady beat… Read More

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Anwan Glover, who played Slim Charles on The Wire, was reportedly stabbed multiple times early Sunday at Cafe Asia in Washington… Read More

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Revolt TV CEO Keith Clinkscales stays forever lodged in my mind as the guiding force behind Vibe, its president in the magazine’s… Read More

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That's right: head straight to flawless.beyonce.com and… Read More

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More than six years after her last record (Discipline), Janet Jackson is back in the studio at work on new music. The… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

In the 1990s and well into the 2000s, Hollywood boasted a throng of bankable Black stars, with Smith (Independence Day:… Read More

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Broadway Next Destination for Devil in a Blue Dress

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Devil in a Blue Dress, the book-turned-movie starring Denzel Washington, could be hitting Broadway in the near future. According… Read More

Sample the Top 10 James Brown Clips of All Time [VIDEO]

Sample the Top 10 James Brown Clips of All Time [VIDEO]

by Michael A. Gonzales

Back in the 1980s, I saw a Black comedian holding court and telling jokes in front of the 59th Street entrance to Central Park. Perhaps… Read More

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