Officer Involved-September 2 Freddie Gray Baltimore Police Department

The Freddie Gray Trial Begins: What to Expect

by Charles Robinson

The lasting image in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray of Baltimore is his city on fire. All that is about to change with the trials of six officers… Read More

[Powered by DonorsChoose.org] Five Ways to Empower Black Students

[Powered by DonorsChoose.org] Five Ways to Empower Black Students

by #teamEBONY

It’s been 70 years since EBONY magazine first debuted on newsstands. Documenting the Black experience with articles on the latest in news and… Read More

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Tyshawn Lee

by #teamEBONY

It has been about a… Read More

Here Are All the People Donald Trump Insulted at the GOP Debate

Message to Black Clergy: Think of Trump's Rhetoric Before Meeting With Him

by #teamEBONY

We write to you as fellow clergy, community organizers, scholars, socially aware Christians, and/or concerned voters who are deeply confounded by… Read More

5 Ways to Safeguard Your Purchases During the Holidays

5 Ways to Safeguard Your Purchases During the Holidays

by Kara I. Stevens

The holiday season is not only a time for giving, but it’s also a time for taking. Yes, it’s sad but true. While you may… Read More

A Helping of Truth for Thanksgiving

A Helping of Truth for Thanksgiving

by Jovan Brown

The Thanksgiving tale is just that: a dollop of folklore told to children as a historical truth that catapulted the holiday we graciously adorn with… Read More

Late Release of Laquan McDonald Video Reveals Several Failures in Chicago

Late Release of Laquan McDonald Video Reveals Several Failures in Chicago

by Kanu Iheukumere

The cover of a Thanksgiving feast and Black Friday sales won’t block the perception that Chicago’s mayor and city council, and Cook County’s… Read More

Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

by #teamEBONY

The city of Chicago is preparing for more massive protests after authorities released video footage of a white police officer fatally shooting a Black… Read More

EBONY Magazine December January 2016

Activists, Artists and Leaders Talk Purpose in the Amazing Race (of People)

by Kierna Mayo and Jamilah Lemieux

Mr. Harry Belafonte, 88, a legend among men, a king among kings, is the embodiment of Black resistance. A born star, and Hollywood royalty at its… Read More

Despite Passage of Time, Rage in Baltimore Has Potential to Reheat<br />

Despite Passage of Time, Rage in Baltimore Has Potential to Reheat

by Charles Robinson

The first of the police officers who were charged with Freddie Gray’s death goes on trial at the end of November. The judge has imposed a gag… Read More

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