Pharrell to Black Women: You Don't Need Me to Represent You

Pharrell Defends His Controversial GIRL Cover

by Jezebel

Do you agree with Pharrell, or do you think he's another out-of-touch celebrity? Remember when the Internet… Read More

John Singleton Says Studios 'Ain't Letting Black People Tell Stories,' Unveils Tupac Biopic Plans

John Singleton: Hollywood Doesn't Let Black People Tell Stories

by #teamEBONY

Despite the success of films such as 12 Years a Slave, Hollywood is still reluctant to hire Black people to tell our stories.  John… Read More

Black, Fresh & 20 Something Em Jai

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When it comes to manifesting ones dreams, Em Jai knows the importance of sacrificing… Read More

Beyond the Selfie: Renée Cox on the Power of Shooting Black Bodies [PHOTOS]<br />

Beyond the Selfie: Renée Cox on the Power of Shooting Black Bodies [PHOTOS]

Renée Cox is one of the most important photographers living today. Establishing herself in the male-dominated fashion… Read More

akon

[AFRICAN CONNECTION] Akon Lights Up the Motherland

by Kelley L. Carter

Akon has seen the light—and in more ways than one. For starters, the hit-making musician has always been quite the philanthropist… Read More

Adaptation of Rebecca Walker's Adé to Be Directed by Madonna

Adaptation of Rebecca Walker's Adé to Be Directed by Madonna

by #teamEBONY

Rebecca Walker's Adé; coming to the screen. Madonna is returning to the director’s chair… Read More

Star Wars and the 4 Ways Science Fiction Handles Race

Science Fiction and Race

by The Atlantic

Will Lupita's rumored role in Star Wars have an effect on how science fiction handles race? It’d be great… Read More

Pittsburgh exhibit features Negro League pictures

Teenie Harris Exhibit Showcases Negro League

by The Grio

The legacies of both Teenie Harris and the Negro Leagues are a valuable part of American history.  A new exhibit… Read More

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The Return of Puff Daddy

[BLACK POP DAILY]
The Return of Puff Daddy

by Cecily Michelle

Diddy Changes Names Back to Puff Daddy Sean Combs just can’t stay with one name for too… Read More

Aaron McGruder’s Absence From Final Season of ‘The Boondocks’ Still a Mystery

The Mystery Behind Aaron McGruder's Absence

by Colorlines

How will McGruder's absence affect the hit comedy? The fourth and final season of Adult Swim’s hit animated… Read More

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