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‘Pura Vida’ Meets Chic in Costa Rica [TRAVEL]

by Kristin Braswell

Living in New York City, peace can often seem like a rare blessing. That’s why a short, 3.5 hour flight to Costa Rica felt… Read More

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[MANIFEST] Older Brothers Filling a Dad's Shoes

by Brandon Harrison

Of the many stereotypes attributed to African Americans, the “lack of a family structure” may be the most common echoed by the general… Read More

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Bringing the social back to social media, Blab.im, the latest live-video streaming app to enter the… Read More

11 Things That Won’t Save You From Being Black

11 Things That Won’t Save You From Being Black

by Blavity.com

For any of you who hold dear a fictional remedy for black oppression— such as “working hard” or “playing by the rules”… Read More

An Education in Eldercare: Understanding Caring for a Loved One

An Education in Eldercare: Understanding Caring for a Loved One

by Derrick Y. McDaniel

My family expected my Mom to be the caregiver for my grandmother. In fact, she relocated to New York from South Carolina for that exact purpose. … Read More

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African Cuisine Plays Major Role at Disney World

by Miles Marshall Lewis

When it comes to Disney World, the hive mind of my social media groupthink splits two ways. If you hit up Magic Kingdom as a kid… Read More

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Humpty Dumpty

by Kierna Mayo

There are things you suddenly recall when a best friend dies. Memories arrest the heart with acute clarity. How we met in the freshman dorm lobby… Read More

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8 Great Modern Family Escapes

by #teamEBONY

Whoever said a luxury vacation can’t be a reality for an entire clan is quite mistaken. A new trend in travel features quality spots that make… Read More

Should Black People Celebrate Thanksgiving?<br />

Should Black People Celebrate Thanksgiving?

by Vann Newkirk

Be Thankful! Writer Vann Newkirk explains why he won’t be missing Turkey Day this year—or ever I remember… Read More

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The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History's 50th Anniversary Gala

Dignitaries, activists, celebritieis as well as Johnson Publishing Company's own chairman Linda Johnson Rice helped celebrate five decades of… Read More

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