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Hot Seat: OWN Network Hit with Sexual Assault Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

Lawsuit also cites pregnancy and sexual discrimination Read More

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Meet Saba, the West Side Chicago Rapper Who Speaks Up and Speaks Out

by Shannon Powell

When Tahj Malik Chandler, better known by his stage moniker Saba, first came on the scene with his GETCOMFORTable project in 2012, he was... Read More

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Cicely Tyson, Diana Ross to Be Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

by #teamEBONY

As President Obama winds down his final days in office, he’s vowed to leave it all on the field and work right up until... Read More

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Play On — Love & Hip Hop: The Game

by Lynne D Johnson

When it comes to business Mona Scott-Young doesn’t play games…until now. The success of female-targeted video game apps such as Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, which... Read More

Oprah Winfrey Clears Up Trump Tweets Following Election

Oprah Winfrey Clears Up Trump Tweets Following Election

by LaToya Cross

After a multitude of side-eyes came her way following a Tweet about Donald Trump, Oprah set the record straight about her intent Read More

Meet Susan Kelechi Watson, the Actress Who Brings Warmth & Wit to NBC’s ‘This Is Us’

Meet Susan Kelechi Watson, the Actress Who Brings Warmth & Wit to NBC’s ‘This Is Us’

by Crystal Shaw-King

If you’ve fallen in love with Randall and Beth Pearson, and their too-cute, unapologetically Black family on NBC’s hit show This Is US, you’re... Read More

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Kwanza Osajyefo on Why We Need Black Superheroes Now More Than Ever

by AJ Springer

In a world that already fears and hates them – what if only Black people had superpowers? That’s the question Kwanza Osajyefo wanted to... Read More

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Golf’s Lack of Color: Finding More Brown for the Green

by Michael Cottman / Urban News Service

Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation, says that when he surveys golf courses around the country, he says he mainly sees two colors:... Read More

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Is Right, White Men Don’t Get to Define Racism

by Britni Danielle

A week after the presidential election and the normalizing of Donald Trump’s bigotry has begun. In one of his first moves as president-elect, Trump... Read More

Choreographer Camille A. Brown: The Body Speaks

Choreographer Camille A. Brown: The Body Speaks

by LaToya Cross

Award-winning choreographer and dancer heads to the Harlem School of Arts for the launch of their ART Makers conversation series Read More