5 Great Reads to Fall Into

5 Great Reads to Fall Into

by Shantell E. Jamison

A Kind of Freedom by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton Evelyn is a Creole woman coming of age in New Orleans at the height of World... Read More

Someone Thought the #IreneChallenge Was A Good Idea

Someone Thought the #IreneChallenge Was A Good Idea

by #teamEBONY

As a devastated family attempts to piece together what led to their 19-year-old loved one being found dead in a hotel freezer, some people... Read More

The Story of A Hatin’ Ass ‘Friend’

The Story of A Hatin’ Ass ‘Friend’

by Shantell E. Jamison

It’s always bomb when you meet someone who you not only click with, but who is genuinely in your corner. Everyone wants that ride... Read More

Dear White People: No, It Isn’t OK to ‘Jump the Broom’

Dear White People: No, It Isn’t OK to ‘Jump the Broom’

by Shantell E. Jamison

People of African dissent are some of the most innovative humans on the planet. There isn’t too much that we cannot do, and American... Read More

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

by Shantell E. Jamison

Don Lemon is a very outspoken man. Couple that with being Black in America and having internationally viewed platform and you have a force... Read More

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The Life Advice That Jay Ellis Would Give His Character Lawrence

by Shantell E. Jamison

When it comes to HBO’s hit urban series Insecure, you’re either #TeamLawrence or #TeamIssa. Well, Jay Ellis, the man who portrays the former character on Issa... Read More

Beyoncé Delivers Heartfelt Message for Donor Relief

Beyoncé Delivers Heartfelt Message for Donor Relief

by Shantell E. Jamison

Beyoncé is one of many celebrities that has committed time, effort and money to repairing Houston following the deadly arrival of Hurricane Harvey, and... Read More

JAY-Z Fall Tour for '4:44' Album

JAY-Z’s Mom Details Coming Out on ‘Smile’

by Shantell E. Jamison

JAY-Z’s mother isn’t shy about who she is, and while the “Change Clothes” rapper has been somewhat open about his mother’s sexuality in the... Read More

EBONY’s HBCU Campus Queens Have a Magical Time at Disney World

EBONY’s HBCU Campus Queens Have a Magical Time at Disney World

by Adebisi

For several decades, EBONY has celebrated Black collegiate women who attend historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) through its highly sought-after editorial and photo... Read More