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A new documentary is creating a stir and generating a much-needed discussion about the way we think about war, violence, police brutality… Read More

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Kerry Washington Laughs with Her ‘Peeples’

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Kerry Washington is queen of the world—but she won’t ever really admit it. (Which subsequently adds to her charm… Read More

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This month, EBONY.com launches "Women Up: Black Women Rising," our first editorial series dedicated to… Read More

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Add Oklahoma City point guard Russell Westbrook to the growing list of stars absent from the playoffs. Fans have already had… Read More

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When it comes to iconic African-American couples, the Obamas, the Smiths, the Carters and even the Huxtables easily come to mind… Read More

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In the NCAA, Students Come Second to Sports

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When Rutgers University fired its mens'… Read More

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1. The fifth season of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" wrapped this week, but fortunately for show producers, the cast members are already… Read More

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Wyclef Jean is returning to music with a renewed sense of purpose that can be heard on his forthcoming mixtape… Read More

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