What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 8/26 An… Read More

Black Women Face Wealth Gap 50 Years After the March

Black Women Face Wealth Gap 50 Years After the March

by Mariko Chang, Ph.D. and Lillian Bowie-Singh

Fifty years ago this August in Washington D.C., Martin Luther King Jr. led the nation’s largest political rally of its time… Read More

Colorado Sen. Vicki Marble,

Colorado Senator Blames Fried Chicken for Black Health Problems

by #teamEBONY

A Republican state senator stunned her colleagues Wednesday during a discussion on poverty when she talked about Blacks eating chicken… Read More

If you are one of the angry white dummies asking this question, try a different one: What is the outrage?

Christopher Lane is Not Trayvon Martin

by #teamEBONY

America's opportunistic race-hustlers, unsatisfied by their victory in the Trayvon Martin case, won't stop looking for reasons… Read More

Obama Called Antoinette Tuff, Woman Who Talked Down Armed

President Obama Reaches Out to Antoinette Tuff

by Huffington Post

President Barack Obama called to thank Antoinette Tuff, the woman who talked down an armed man at an elementary school on Tuesday… Read More

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe on Gays...Again

by Slate

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was inaugurated for a seventh term, and if you thought the 89-year-old leader would take the opportunity… Read More

Jay Z and Beyoncé Didn’t Buy the Regal Theater...<br />
But They Should Have

Jay Z and Beyoncé Didn’t Buy the Regal Theater...
But They Should Have

by Rod McCullom

Jay Z and Beyoncé are not investing in a landmark Chicago theater. Read More

At the Intersection:<br />
Equal Opportunity for All

At the Intersection:
Equal Opportunity for All

by Alexis McGill Johnson

Fifty years ago this week, hundreds of thousands of Americans joined Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in preparation for the historic… Read More

U.S. Ephren Taylor Accused of $11 Million Christian Ponzi Scheme by SEC

Ephren Taylor Accused by SEC of $11 Million Ponzi Scheme

by #teamEBONY

Ephren Taylor stepped up to the pulpit with the ease of preacher's son, taking the microphone at the New Birth Baptist Church… Read More

Study: Prison Education Increases Employment, Saves Money

Study: Prison Education Increases Employment, Saves Money

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced research findings showing that, on average, inmates… 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