Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

Fifty years after the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, the agenda and style of the legendary Black revolutionary organization… Read More

Laquan McDonald Coalition Calls for Special Prosecutor

Laquan McDonald Coalition Calls for Special Prosecutor

by #teamEBONY

A coalition of elected leaders, activists and attorneys filed a petition asking that a special prosecutor be appointed to take over the case of Laquan… Read More

UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dies

UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dies

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Former United Nations secretary general Boutros Boutros-Ghali has died. He was 93. Boutros-Ghali, who was the first UN secretary… Read More

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Report: Blacks Choosing Low-Paying Majors

by #teamEBONY

African Americans are graduating from college at a historically higher rate, but according to new research, they are choosing majors at the low end… Read More

The Political and Legal Landscape Created by Antonin Scalia's Absence

The Political and Legal Landscape Created by Antonin Scalia's Absence

by Gregory Carr, Ph.D

More than any single event of his presidency, the death of Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Gregory Scalia presents Barack Obama with the most… Read More

Why Branford Marsalis Is the Man

Why Branford Marsalis Is the Man

by Blavity.com

It’s easy to lose track of greatness in music. The popular music of Black Americans has mutated and continues to mutate at such at an amazing… Read More

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John Lewis Softens His Stance on Bernie Sanders

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Civil rights leader John Lewis softened his dismissal of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ work in the 1960s on behalf of racial… Read More

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Officials: Justice Antonin Scalia Died of 'Natural Causes'

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of natural causes and no autopsy was necessary, a judge has told The Associated Press. Presidio… Read More

When Tipping Doesn't Make the Difference

When Tipping Doesn't Make the Difference

by Kimberly Freeman Brown and Marc Bayard

For more than a decade, Jessica Wynter Martin has earned a living in one of the most demanding and lowest paying industries in America—food… Read More

EBONY Magazine February 2016

Unbreakable: Love Pushing Through the Challenges

by Gee Session-Smalls

In the game of love, being Black and gay means being dealt two automatic strikes before you even step up to the plate. Learning to love is… Read More

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