[Video] Short Film Honors Philando Castile

[Video] Short Film Honors Philando Castile

by Team Ebony

On July 6, 2016, 32-year-old Philando Castile was tragically killed by a member of law enforcement in Minnesota. Now, in honor of his memory,... Read More

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

by Kara I. Stevens

A lot of us are walking around with an air of heaviness and hopelessness because we are not living the lives we really want... Read More

Putting His Heart Into It, Despite the Challenges

Putting His Heart Into It, Despite the Challenges

by Shantell E. Jamison

Andrew Jones may have the biggest, most courageous heart you’ve ever heard of. But due to a life-threatening heart condition, he needs a new... Read More

[App Addict] Jesse Williams’ Ebroji App Has Mad Flava

[App Addict] Jesse Williams’ Ebroji App Has Mad Flava

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Traditional Gif and keyboard apps may be mildly amusing, but Actor and Activist Jesse Williams and his wife, Aryn Drake-Lee, have taken Gif applications... Read More

In the Shadow of the Games, Black Expats Share Their View of Brazil

In the Shadow of the Games, Black Expats Share Their View of Brazil

by AhDream Smith

For the most part, during the 2016 Olympics, we’ve seen Brazil through the eyes of the media without glancing at what its like for... Read More

Kouren Thomas Could Have Been My Baby

Kouren Thomas Could Have Been My Baby

by Laura Miller

“What can I say? He was a good boy. He didn’t bother nobody.”  “He was a good kid, and I don’t have him anymore…there’s... Read More

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

by Elizabeth Aguirre

It’s no secret that in the Black community it’s taboo to speak openly about psychological distress. Despite the fact that 16 percent of us... Read More

Defining Your Own Road to Freedom

Defining Your Own Road to Freedom

by Shanita Hubbard

Just a few destinations shy of her 100-country goal before turning 40, Davita McKelvey slowed down to talked to EBONY. As a wife, part... Read More

America Must First Be Born Again, Before it Can Ever Be ‘Great’

America Must First Be Born Again, Before it Can Ever Be ‘Great’

by dr-chandra-gill

“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under…” Pause!... Read More

On Raising Children When Black Lives Still Don’t Matter to Some<br />

On Raising Children When Black Lives Still Don’t Matter to Some

by Josie Pickens

Sending my daughter out into the world without me is proving to be the greatest trigger of my anxiety, and yet every day I... Read More