Fitness

5 Tips to Get You Mentally Prepped to Work Out

by Shantell E. Jamison

Some of us might want that nice, toned body, but really don’t know where to start, so we roam around the gym for hours... Read More

Finally! Twitter Is Experimenting With increasing Its 140-Character Limit

Finally! Twitter Is Experimenting With increasing Its 140-Character Limit

by Shantell E. Jamison

The wait is over! Twitter has announced that it will expand its original 140-character word limit to 280 words. It just meets the standard... Read More

Daddy’s Girl: Obama Opens Up About Dropping Off Malia at Harvard

Daddy’s Girl: Obama Opens Up About Dropping Off Malia at Harvard

by Shantell E. Jamison

Millions of parents sent their kids off to college this fall for the first time. But few were as famous as former President Barack... Read More

Little Rock Nine

Segregation Still Strong 60 Years After the ‘Little Rock Nine’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Monday marked the 60-year anniversary of the Little Rock Nine, which integrated an all-White secondary school in Little Rock, Ark. For the first time in... Read More

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