Blitz the Ambassador

Blitz The Ambassador’s Album ‘Diasporadical,’ Is Exactly the Magic We Need

by Britni Danielle

This year has been rough. Prince is dead, Ali is gone, and Donald Trump is the president-elect of the United States of America. With... Read More

black content creators

Black Content Creators on Mission to “Uncode”

by Team EBONY

As we’ve seen with recent #OscarsSoWhite and #YouTubeBLACK campaigns, Black content creators have grown much more vocal as they continue to seek and secure... Read More

Sometimes, the Diaspora Needs to Have a Seat and Listen<br />

Sometimes, the Diaspora Needs to Have a Seat and Listen

by France François

“With your blog post, you’re supporting the very regime that crushes my Afro-Cuban brothers and sisters,” came an angry response from the Cuban exile... Read More

Black Artists at Art Basel

Black Artists at Art Basel

by The Root

As big as Art Basel Miami Beach 2013 (Dec. 5-8) is for Black artists, even bigger news out of Miami is the opening of... Read More

Rosa Clemente

I am Latino. And Black

by #teamEBONY

Yesterday, an interesting thing happened to me. I was told I am not Black. The kicker for me was when my friend stated that... Read More

Andrea Meshel

Film Diaspora Makes Debut at Hollywood Black Film Festival

by #teamEBONY

This year the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) has integrated a new sidebar, Film Diaspora, into its programming slate. Film Diaspora will showcase independent... Read More

Art Basel 2012 Miami Beach

Art Basel 2012 Miami Beach

by The Grio

Art Basel Miami Beach 2012’s grand opening on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, was truly a world affair. The Vernissage — Art Basel’s big, opening night event... Read More

VOTE OR CRY:
5 Reasons Romney/Ryan is Bad for the African Diaspora

VOTE OR CRY:
5 Reasons Romney/Ryan is Bad for the African Diaspora

by Jamila Aisha Brown

On the final night of the Democratic National Convention, President Barack Obama cautioned the America public about the foreign policy plan Republican candidates Mitt... Read More

AFRICA FOR THE AFRICANS:
Open Society Initiative For Southern Africa

AFRICA FOR THE AFRICANS:
Open Society Initiative For Southern Africa

by Jamila Aisha Brown

Beginning with the Youth Summit on May 21, 2012 and ending with the OpenForum Summit May 22-24, 2012, the African Foundation of the Open... Read More

Ghett’Out Film Festival hits NYC

Ghett’Out Film Festival hits NYC

by Safiya Farquharson

This week, the Ghett’Out Film Festival will hit New York City. Presented by the Brooklyn Academy of Music, this Film festival aims at spotlighting avant-garde... Read More