kyla pratt

Kyla Pratt Keeps It ‘Together’ [INTERVIEW]

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Kyla Pratt doesn’t do drama in real life. The former One on One star managed to keep two pregnancies away from media… Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Is the New 'Boondocks' Really So Different?

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Is the New 'Boondocks' Really So Different?

by Michael Arceneaux

I was introduced to The Boondocks by way of a constant comparison. My mother started it. “You sound like the lil’… Read More

nailah jefferson

‘Vanishing Pearls’ Tackles the BP Oil Spill

by Wyatt Closs

The next time you crack open an oyster, you might want to think about the Black folks in Pointe à la Hache, Louisiana. As… Read More

taboo yardies documentary

"​Taboo…Yardies” Doc Challenges Homophobia in Jamaica

by Souleo

When Selena Blake thinks about her native land, Jamaica, there are no images of pristine beaches and sunny skies that come to mind… Read More

mad men season 7

Will the Final Season of ‘Mad Men’ Get Any Blacker?

by Ericka Blount Danois

In March 1968, a month before fires crackled loudly with exasperation and windows would be smashed in indignation, there was change… Read More

Michael B. Jordan

Michael B. Jordan Mentors Student Filmmakers [INTERVIEW]

by Kelley L. Carter

It was almost impossible not to see Michael B. Jordan’s name on a “best of” list in the past 12 months. The 27-year-old… Read More

[AFRICAN CONNECTION]<br />
‘An African City’ Gives Ghana Its Own ‘Girlfriends’<br />

[AFRICAN CONNECTION]
‘An African City’ Gives Ghana Its Own ‘Girlfriends’

by Kevin L. Clark

A new Internet series has made a splash, and it’s frequently described as Africa’s answer to Sex and the City… Read More

Skye's The Limit cast

'Skye's the Limit' Web Series Shows SGL Sisters Living and Loving

by Asha French & Moya Bailey

Eight years ago, when the finale of The L Word left lesbian drama-enthusiasts speculating on who killed Jenny and wondering… Read More

‘The Breakfast Club’ Debuts on Diddy’s Revolt TV [INTERVIEW]<br />

‘The Breakfast Club’ Debuts on Diddy’s Revolt TV [INTERVIEW]

by Donovan X. Ramsey

Over the past three years, Power 105’s The Breakfast Club morning show has gone from regional program to national… Read More

Lou Gossett Jr

Louis Gossett Jr. Reflects on His ‘Roots’ [INTERVIEW]

by Gregory Johnson

His most celebrated role, in the seminal miniseries Roots, was that of the wise Fiddler. Over his six decades as a professional… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter