Oprah Winfrey Gives $12 Million for Black Museum Construction

Oprah Winfrey Gives $12 Million for Black Museum Construction

by #teamEBONY

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture today announced that Oprah Winfrey will donate $12… Read More

Spelman Leadership Conference Honors Nicole Ari Parker and Judy Smith

Spelman Leadership Conference Honors Nicole Ari Parker and Judy Smith

by Patrice Peck

Leaning forward, Melody Curry ransacked her oversized purse. Her nametag from the  Read More

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Professor Raises Sons, Awareness

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Professor Raises Sons, Awareness

by Makkada B. Selah

Author and Chicago State University Associate Professor Quraysh Ali Lansana is raising four sons in gun-addled Chicago. All four… Read More

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A Teen Hero Speaks

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A Teen Hero Speaks

by Glenn Minnis

Lawrence Sellers wants to know why. Why a simple stroll through the school park can now mean the difference between life and death… Read More

[ENOUGH] The Decline of Murders in Chicago:<br />
Voices from the Streets

[ENOUGH] The Decline of Murders in Chicago:
Voices from the Streets

by Dr. Peter K. B. St. Jean

With all the sensational… Read More

[ENOUGH] Guns and Murders in Chicago

[ENOUGH] Guns and Murders in Chicago

by Dr. Peter K. B. St. Jean

Any serious effort to reduce gun violence in Chicago, especially homicides, needs to directly include voices of the shooters… Read More

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Chicago's Gang Culture Remixed

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Chicago's Gang Culture Remixed

by Natalie Y. Moore

When I arrived at Howard University in the fall of 1994, I experienced culture shock.  But not the kind you’d expect from… Read More

"International FlyGirls Day"

"International FlyGirls Day"

by Esther Armah

How would you define your "fly"? If asked, how would you answer? Not just as a woman, but also as a teen girl, a young… Read More

President Obama's supporters celebrate.

OBAMA WINS:
"Make It Count"

by Rod McCullom

If schadenfreude could be compared to a gourmet meal, last night’s meltdown Mitt Romney’s political ambitions… Read More

[PANEL] Love in the Age of Hip Hop:<br />
Is Black Media Creating a Culture of Relationship Violence?

[PANEL] Love in the Age of Hip Hop:
Is Black Media Creating a Culture of Relationship Violence?

by #teamEBONY

Whether it’s Stevie J dangling the threat of sending his sometimes girlfriend Joseline Hernandez “back to the strip club,”… Read More

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