Solange Writes Powerful Essay About Being Black: ‘We belong. We Built This.’

by Britni Danielle

On Friday night, Solange and her husband took her son and his friend to see Kraftwerk, a German electronic and pop band in New... Read More


Simone Biles’ New Book Inspires You To Push For Excellence

by Melissa Kimble

After witnessing history being made in the 2016 Rio Olympics, NBA star LeBron James made the following statement about one of the leading elite... Read More

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[Watch] Ladies of Bad Boy Reunion Tour Panel Discussion

by Kyra Kyles

The Bad Boy Reunion tour is tearing across America, leaving swooning fans in its wake with cameos from DMX, Jodeci and other superstar surprises... Read More

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‘Professional Black Girl’ Is a Love Letter to Black Women Worldwide

by Josie Pickens

In her 1975 Choreopoem For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf, feminist author and activist Ntozake Shange demanded—through her... Read More

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‘Nas Album Done’ Video Gets Fans Hype

by Britni Danielle

“Last I checked I was still breathing.” That was just one of the lines Nas, the Illmatic emcee, dropped on DJ Khaled’s latest hit, “Nas Album Done.”... Read More

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Twitter Remembers Groundbreaking Trans Icon The Lady Chablis

by #teamEBONY

The LGBTQ community lost an icon Thursday, when The Lady Chablis passed away. NBC News reports Chablis, who came to national fame after her... Read More

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White Hollywood: Stop Making Yourselves the Center of Our Stories

by Britni Danielle

We are in the middle of a remarkable moment. Black folks around the globe are standing up to demand justice. Beyoncé sang about Negro... Read More

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Is Serena Williams the G.O.A.T.? Is that Even the Right Question?

by Marcus Lamar

Whenever the conversation of world No.1 tennis player Serena Williams comes up she’s often referred to as the greatest female athlete ever. However, Nike... Read More

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Queen Sugar Recap: “Evergreen”

by Brooke Obie

Editor’s Note: This recap contains spoilers Tuesday night, OWN aired part one of Queen Sugar’s dynamite premiere event from executive producers Ava DuVernay and... Read More

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Zendaya Recaps Racist Experience While Shopping

by LaToya Cross

The actress and singer continues to shed light on the lack of racial progress in America Read More