lil terrio

Lil TerRio Isn't a Little Man

by William C. Anderson

By the time I discovered lil TerRio, hundreds… Read More

Why Do Katy Perry's Dancers Have Giant Fake Butts and Big Earrings?

Katy Perry's Troublesome Appropriation

by Jezebel

The exaggerated features of Katy Perry's dancers seem to be depicting Black women's bodies.  It would… Read More

marcia fudge

Where Do Blacks Fit in the Immigration Debate?

by Ray Baker

Heading into campaign season during a midterm election year, nearly all is quiet on the policy front. That does not mean however… Read More

Oregon Attack is 74th School Shooting Since Newtown, Fourth Multiple Shooting in Six Days

Oregon Shooting is America's 74th (Yes. 74th!) School Shooting in Two Years

by #teamEBONY

America has seen 74 school shootings in the last two years alone. The attack with what police said was a semi-automatic… Read More

darnell moore (erik carter)

Darnell L. Moore on Love, Liberation and Critiquing 'My Brother's Keeper'

by Muna Mire

Last week, a collective of more than 200 Black men including actor Danny Glover and Civil Rights movement icon Rev. James M. Lawson… Read More

R. Kelly's Son and the Dangerous Myths About Transgender Teens

R. Kelly's Son and the Dangerous Myths About Transgender Teens

by Dr. Donald E. Grant, Jr.

Recently, the child of controversial R&B star R. Kelly and ex-wife/reality star Drea Kelly self-identified as… Read More

President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder

DOJ to Support Reduced Sentences for Non-Violent Drug Offenders

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder announced Tuesday that the Justice Department would formally support a proposal under consideration… Read More

congressional black caucus

CBC Holds Hearing on Black Boys and Education

by Ray Baker

Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) remembers the days of desegregated schools. She knows how separate was not equal and the importance… Read More

virginia Senior Prank Arrest

Black Teens Arrested Following Senior Prank

by Ravelle Worthington

Nearly 12 Virginia students have been arrested and now face criminal charges for the damage done to Varina High School after an apparent… Read More

Study: Hard Times Can Make People More Racist

Recession Leads to More Racism

by #teamEBONY

A new study shows that tough economic periods make people more prejudiced against those with darker skin. People… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter