Love & Hip Hop Reminds Us Why Being the Side Chick Backfires

Love & Hip Hop Reminds Us Why Being the Side Chick Backfires

by S. Tia Brown

Like many reality show lovers, I’m glued to the television screen most Monday nights at 8 p.m. to catch Love & Hip Hop. The... Read More

Denzel Washington is Not here for Mainstream Media’s “BS”

Denzel Washington is Not here for Mainstream Media’s “BS”

by LaToya Cross

Following a screening of his upcoming film FENCES, Denzel Washington had a few spot on words to say about mainstream media. Read More

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On Charlamagne Tha God’s Problematic Infatuation with Tomi Lahren

by Britni Danielle

Radio presenter Charlamagne tha God isn’t new to making controversial statements. The Breakfast Club host regularly puts his guests on blast, crowns misbehaving celebs... Read More

Afro-Mexican Group Dances to Connect to their African Roots

Afro-Mexican Group Dances to Connect to their African Roots

by LaToya Cross

The Obatala dance troupe used YouTube videos to research cultural dances that connect them to their African Roots. Read More

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And the Grammy Nominees Are…

by Britni Danielle

Nominations for the 59th annual Grammy Awards are out, and Adele, Beyonce, Drake, and Rihanna are leading the way. Queen Bey is up for all... Read More

Oprah Set to Interview Michelle Obama for Final Interview as First Lady

Oprah Set to Interview Michelle Obama for Final Interview as First Lady

by Melissa Kimble

What happens when two of the most powerful women (not just Black women) in the world get together? An undeniable force field of Black Girl Magic... Read More

Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

by Chan C. Smith

Critically-acclaimed actress Cicely Tyson took home one of the highest awards of the evening at this year’s EBONY Power 100 event. The Lifetime Acheivement... Read More

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Power 100: A Gala Night to Celebrate the Brilliance of Black People

by #TeamEBONY

The few hours we have with the achievers, thinkers, creators, leaders, and champions of the Black community each year are among our finest. But... Read More

Anna Deavere Smith

Anna Deavere Smith Tackles the School-to-Prison Pipeline in New Play

by George Kevin Jordan

Anna Deavere Smith’s voice is surprisingly…normal. It is soft, with contralto undertones. It rumbles with history but is not preachy. Her diction recalls formal... Read More

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

by Chan C. Smith

If you don’t know, now you know. EBONY’s Thursday night celebration of Black excellence was a showstopper filled with celebrities, community leaders and thinkers... Read More