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The Coolest Black Family in America No. 69: The Sims

by Joicelyn Dingle

Despite the current rhetoric that permeates through our country, we know that African Americans have strong traditional bonds with everything from the power of... Read More

Pregnancy Past Our Prime: How Old is Too Old?

Pregnancy Past Our Prime: How Old is Too Old?

by Urban Housecall Doctors

Recently, Janet Jackson shocked the world with the news that she would be postponing her tour in an effort to start a family.  While... Read More

Election 2016: Questioning America’s Two-Party Political System

Election 2016: Questioning America’s Two-Party Political System

by Orie D. Ward

What’s interesting about the 2016 Presidential election is that you have two candidates: One an earthly, social Jew and the other a parliamentary New... Read More

[Passport Goals] Beirut is the “Paris of the Middle East”

[Passport Goals] Beirut is the “Paris of the Middle East”

by Team Ebony

Somewhere between the news about the danger of Syria, their neighbors to the north, and the threat of ISIS, Beirut has gotten a bad... Read More

Why I Went to Craigslist to Cure My Loneliness

Why I Went to Craigslist to Cure My Loneliness

by Kara I. Stevens

If I’m going to be honest, I had been outgrowing my friends for a while but I didn’t want to admit it. Admitting that... Read More

Taneshia Nash Laird EBONY MAgazine March 2016 Holding On...With a Little Help from My Social Media Friends

Holding On…With a Little Help from My Social Media Friends

by Team Ebony

Shock is too gentle a word for what I experienced. My husband’s death pulled me away from the rest of the world. For months,... Read More

Unapologetically Black is the New Black

Unapologetically Black is the New Black

by Terrence Chappell

It’s sexy and trendy to be "woke" these days. But the problem with trends is that they lack any real depth. Like any social... Read More

WTAE-TV news anchor Wendy Bell

[Social Skills] Anchor Canned for Racially Charged Facebook Posts

by Kyra Kyles

It was one of those stories I didn’t even want to click on.  Anchor. Racist Facebook post. Young Black men. Before I gave in... Read More

Aisha Bowe

[THE UPLOAD] Former NASA Engineer Makes Millions with STEMBoard

by Lynne d Johnson

For Aisha Bowe, CEO and Co-Founder of STEMBoard and former aerospace engineer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, starting a tech company in Silicon Valley... Read More

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The Gap Between Black & White Understanding of LGBTs

by Greg Simms Jr.

I was eating dinner with my girlfriend's best friends. Her besties are a gay male couple. A white gay male couple. Truth be told, I'd never... Read More