EBONY Magazine February 2016

I’d Loved Before, But Never Like This

by asha bandele

It’s not as though there is anything special my daughter, Nisa, is doing. As I write this, she is leaning back, listening to… Read More

Life After Death

Life After Death

by Kimberly Seals Allers

Thanks to life insurance policies and credit cards, more families are able to handle funeral expenses for a loved one without being left in dire… Read More

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[Opinion] A Case for Meditation in Schools

by Elizabeth Aguirre

In my native city of Chicago, it is not unusual to wake up to reports of the number of shootings that occurred the night before. Typically, people… Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America,<br />
No. 67: The Chassagnes

The Coolest Black Family in America,
No. 67: The Chassagnes

by Joicelyn Dingle

Jeanai Chassagne wears the mighty “S” on her chest of the successful, sexy supermom. Jeanai (pronounced… Read More

Breasts Are for Breastfeeding Too

Breasts Are for Breastfeeding Too

by Kiddada Green

Wendy Williams just won’t stop insulting breastfeeding mothers. In 2014, the talk show host went in on Karlesha Thurman, an… Read More

From Freedom to Dependency for the Elderly, the Difficult Family Talk

From Freedom to Dependency for the Elderly, the Difficult Family Talk

by Derrick Y. McDaniel

Many who spend time with elderly loved ones will notice that they are starting to decline and may need help around the house.  Some folks will… Read More

Editors' Holiday Shopping Guide: Toys and Trendsetting

Editors' Holiday Shopping Guide: Toys and Trendsetting

by Genese Cage

Here at EBONY.com, I'm consistently crossing "T"s and dotting "I"s to keep #teamEBONY on point as Digital Production… Read More

The Chatman Family

The Coolest Black Family in America,
No. 66: The Chatmans

by Joicelyn Dingle

The Chatmans’ story reveals love’s law of attraction in action, the evidence of destiny enforcing its will. Mary left… Read More

It's as Clear as Gray: How to Teach Your Children About Racism

It's as Clear as Gray: How to Teach Your Children About Racism

by Blavity.com

How do you accurately teach your children about racism?  Should Can you? Sorry if this hits a sore spot for some but it’s… Read More

Family Fracas: When Taking Care of a Parent Causes Grief Between Siblings

Family Fracas: When Taking Care of a Parent Causes Grief Between Siblings

by Derrick Y. McDaniel

The widowed matriarch of the Carter* family, who suffered a stroke in early 2015, now requires a significant amount of care.  In consulting with… Read More

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