Julian Bond

Julian Bond

Excellence embodied.  EBONY encourages you to remember and share the legacy of Julian Bond, who sadly passed on August 15, 2015. As a prominent… Read More

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Leader. Champion. Revolutionary. Icon. The impact of el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz aka Malcolm X, resonates throughout generations… Read More

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Mother Teaches 5-Year-Old Daughter Black History Lesson Through Dress Up
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How did your parents teach you about Black history? Freelance journalist Chauncia Boyd Rogers came up with a very creative way to… Read More

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Before Stuart Scott was a ground-breaking sportscaster, he was a foot-stomping step master. Most of us know him as an ESPN personality… Read More

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Ruby Dee:
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Combing the EBONY Collection for historical images of the late Ruby Dee was a labor of love. Our admiration for the actress-activist… Read More

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Ruby Dee: A Life on Film [PHOTOS]

Our late, great, celebrated matriarch of the arts Ruby Dee (1922-2014) lived as stellar of a life onscreen as she did off. From her… Read More

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Remembering Maya Angelou
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We had the distinct honor of photographic the legendary Maya Angelou many times for the pages of EBONY and JET magazines… Read More

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EBONY Celebrates Jackie Robinson Day! [PHOTOS]

Happy Jackie Robinson Day! EBONY has some of the historic images of the legendary Jackie Robinson, a man who was greater than baseball… Read More

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