Young Middle-Class Black Women Feel Isolated, Study Finds

Young Middle-Class Black Women Feel Isolated, Study Finds

by Shantell E. Jamison

A new study reveals that young Black women from middle-class backgrounds feel “different” or even isolated when it comes to Black sisterhood. The report,... Read More

11-Year-Old Launches Book Club in Celebration of Black Boys

11-Year-Old Launches Book Club in Celebration of Black Boys

by #teamEBONY

11-year-old Sidney Keys III has started a book club to celebrate Black boys, and it looks like it is much needed. According to St. Louis... Read More

The Story Behind an Education Inspiration Going Viral

The Story Behind an Education Inspiration Going Viral

by Charles Cole III / Education Post

Recently, the story of my parents, Renate and Charles Cole, went viral after I tweeted on social media: “My parents went back to college... Read More

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

by Diahann Williams

Peace Hyde, is changing the narrative for youth in Africa one day at a time. Read More

HBCU

HBCU-Trump Meeting: Great Photo-Op, But Missing Solutions

by Josie Pickens

Like everyone else, my social media feeds this week were filled with photos of a group of HBCU presidents standing around President Trump in... Read More

Trump Guest Merriweather

Meet the Trump Address Guest Who Backs School Choice

by Madison J. Gray

Denisha Merriweather is a young African-American woman who expects to earn a master’s degree in social work from the University of South Florida this... Read More

HBCU

Trump Signs HBCU Order Much Like Obama’s with a Catch

by #teamEBONY

In the shadow of controversy that was linked to a meeting of dozens of HBCU presidents at the White House, President Trump signed an executive... Read More

HBCU

HBCU Meeting with White House Could Result in New Advocacy

by Madison J. Gray

President Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Tuesday that could open the door to new standards of federal support for HBCUs... Read More

My Brother's Keeper

Measuring the Effectiveness of My Brother’s Keeper

by Nick Chiles / The Hechinger Report

One by one, smartly dressed young African-American men emerged from dark curtains, each wearing a big smile and holding aloft a small sign displaying... Read More

DeVos

Betsy DeVos Confirmation Gets Heated Reaction on Social Media

by #teamEBONY

Reaction to the Senate confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary got swift reaction from several corners standing in stern disagreement with the appointment.... Read More