Are Taxes a Pain in the….? JetBlue May Have Something to Make It Easier

by Danielle Pointdujour

The tax man taketh, and JetBlue giveth away. With the April 18th deadline for submitting taxes looming like a dark cloud, JetBlue is hoping... Read More

Shameless Maya

Spotlight: Digital Star Shameless Maya

by Diahann Williams

365 days of self-promotion, 875K Youtube followers and a photo shoot with Prince? We had to introduce the EBONY audience to Shameless Maya. Read More

F. Gary Gray

Through the Lens: Director F. Gary Gray Gives a Personal Look at Cuba

by Rondel Holder

Just 90 miles from Florida’s southern coastline is a mysterious island full of vibrant color, vintage cars and vigorous spirit. With its rich but... Read More


[Hungry for History] Devil in the Details

by Nina Hemphill Reeder

When it comes to Easter in America, ham and deviled eggs have somehow become the menu essentials for a traditional holiday spread. And according... Read More

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

by Diahann Williams and Melissa Kimble

When it comes to Black and Brown people, we’re often overlooked during festival time. Never fret. As you get ready for Coachella, Lollapalooza, Pitchfork... Read More

Micah’s Voice: Raising Hope During National Autism Awareness Month

Micah’s Voice: Raising Hope During National Autism Awareness Month

by LaShieka Hunter

April is National Autism Awareness Month and Sharhonda Stockman, wife of R&B singer and Boyz II Men member Shawn Stockman, is extremely busy. She... Read More

Police Brutality

United: The Police Brutality Incident Blacks Have Been Warning You About

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

At the heart of our protests, our activism, Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling and the ongoing conversations regarding #BlackLivesMatter, is our community’s irrepressible insistence against policy... Read More

Grilled cheese

Enjoy #NationalGrilledCheeseDay Even If You’re Lactose Intolerant

by Danielle Pointdujour

The world is full of comfort foods, but nothing will ever soothe the soul and conjure fond memories of one’s childhood than a nice,... Read More


Young Entrepreneur Shines Light on USVI Culinary Scene with Food Tour

by Danielle Pointdujour

Located in the eastern Caribbean, just 1,100 miles southeast of Miami, lies an unlikely paradise. The U.S. Virgin Islands often get lumped in as... Read More

United Airlines

Stay Seated: The United Incident and Contracts of Carriage

by Rhyse Woodward

A video went viral yesterday of a doctor being forcibly dragged off his flight in an incident of overbooking. The video is naturally causing outrage... Read More