Exclusive: First Black Academy President Talks One-on-One on #OscarsSoWhite

Exclusive: First Black Academy President Talks One-on-One on #OscarsSoWhite

by Gil Robertson IV

By now everybody has heard about the great Oscar controversy of 2016. For a second straight year the organization that produces the Oscars –… Read More

Eva Marcille Gets Real Again on ‘About the Business’<br />

Eva Marcille Gets Real Again on ‘About the Business’

by #teamEBONY

Eva Marcille Pigford is more than the perceived beauty-and-brains stereotype. The Clark Atlanta graduate was selected to attend Vanderbilt… Read More

5 Greatest Black Moments of ‘ABFF: A Celebration of Hollywood’

5 Greatest Black Moments of ‘ABFF: A Celebration of Hollywood’

by Crystal Shaw King

“Much of the current controversy is about the lack of acknowledgement. Tonight, we do it ourselves.” Ice Cube said these… Read More

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'Soul on Ice' Tells History and Triumph of Black Hockey Players [WATCH]

Maybe ice hockey isn't a game synonymous with Black culture. But that doesn't mean we don't play it and play it well. For more than 100… Read More

Celebrate Diversity! Oscars Alternatives

Celebrate Diversity! Oscars Alternatives

by #teamEBONY

If you’ve taken the Oscars off your radar this year due to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, there are a few ceremonies that will highlight… Read More

Tweet Chirps Back on ‘Charlene’<br />

Tweet Chirps Back on ‘Charlene’

by Michael A. Gonzales

In 2002, Charlene Keys, better known as Tweet, released her wonderful debut, Southern Hummingbird, featuring the chart-topping… Read More

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Yep...Hollywood Is Still 'Whitewashed'

by Jetmag.com

In one of the most exhaustive and damning reports on diversity in Hollywood, a new study finds that the films and television produced by major media… Read More

‘Eyes on the Prize’ Surveys Black Power to Black Lives Matter [WATCH]<br />

‘Eyes on the Prize’ Surveys Black Power to Black Lives Matter [WATCH]

Public television’s WORLD Channel will present… Read More

Ex-News Anchor Charlo Greene Plans to Light Up Airwaves With Weed Show

Ex-News Anchor Charlo Greene Plans to Light Up Airwaves With Weed Show

by Melissa Noel

Former TV news reporter Charlo Greene was unapologetic when she bluntly announced on-air her resignation to be a full time advocate and entrepreneur… Read More

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