Jesse Williams Tells Fans, ‘Choose Solutions Over Sidelines’<br />

Jesse Williams Tells Fans, ‘Choose Solutions Over Sidelines’

by #teamEBONY

We all know Jesse Williams is not here for biting his tongue, especially when it comes to working for freedom and justice. Last month, the… Read More

This Hashtag Shows the 'All Lives Matter' Crowd Some Receipts

This Hashtag Shows the 'All Lives Matter' Crowd Some Receipts

by Melissa Kimble

For some reason, many folks have a hard time recognizing the need for #BlackLivesMatter. Despite the fact that police are more likely to stop… Read More

Queen Latifah Speaks Out: It’s Time to ‘Make an Example’ of Police Officers<br />

Queen Latifah Speaks Out: It’s Time to ‘Make an Example’ of Police Officers

by #teamEBONY

Queen Latifah may be known for rocking the mic, entertaining fans on the stage and screen, and being a smart businesswoman, but she’s also aware of… Read More

Carmelo Anthony Goes In, Calls for Consciousness

Carmelo Anthony Goes In, Calls for Consciousness

by Alex Titus

Amid the outpouring amount of anger and rage across the nation, New York Knickerbocker Carmelo Anthony is using his reach to shed light in response… Read More

Trevor Noah Wonders If It's Possible to Be Pro-Black and Pro-Cop

Trevor Noah Wonders If It's Possible to Be Pro-Black and Pro-Cop

by LaToya Cross

America, we're in deep sh-t.    As Black people, we can't hide the fact that it hurts to see other African… Read More

Beyoncé Is Fed Up Too, Demands Police ‘Stop Killing Us’<br />

Beyoncé Is Fed Up Too, Demands Police ‘Stop Killing Us’

by Britni Danielle

Between encouraging Black women to get in formation and slay, to delivering one of the Blackest, most political albums of her career (and pissing… Read More

Jesse Williams

After Alton Sterling’s Death, Jesse Williams Asks Where Can We Be Free?

by Britni Danielle

Jesse Williams is one of our favs for a reason. Instead of resting on his success as the star of a network drama, the actor and activist refuses to… Read More

A Three-Day Black Reign Over the Sports World

A Three-Day Black Reign Over the Sports World

by #teamEBONY

While the rest of the world was on vacation, Black athletes showed up and showed out this holiday weekend. Here's a recap, in case you missed… Read More

Smokey Robinson

Library of Congress to Honor Smokey Robinson with Gershwin Prize

by LaToya Cross

Smokey Robinson was a major part of the Motown sound, writing hits for the Detroit label's roster of stars. Robinson's creamy vocals and ability… Read More

Staceyann Chin

Staceyann Chin on Art, Activism, and Raising a Free Black Girl

by April Reign

Staceyann Chin is a force of nature. A mother, playwright, poet, and activist, she manages to weave all of her passions into her work. Currently… Read More

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