One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

One-on-One with ‘The Hate U Give’ Novelist Angie Thomas

by Deesha Philyaw

The New York Times bestselling author breaks down the creation of her debut and the need for more Young Adult novels. Read More

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

The No. 1 Young Adult Novel in the U.S. Is Inspired by #BlackLivesMatter

by #TeamEBONY

Over the past few years, it’s been hard to ignore the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the protests that have swept across the country in the... Read More

Road to Sandra Bland's alma mater named for her

Sandra Bland Act Would Revamp Profiling Laws in Texas

by #TEAMEBONY with AP

The first sweeping police overhaul proposed in Texas following a Black woman’s 2015 death in jail after a confrontational traffic stop would revamp racial... Read More

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Police Officers Feel Negatively about #BlackLivesMatter, Report Shows

by Shantell E. Jamison

The vast majority of police officers feel negatively toward the Black Lives Matter movement, results released by Aizman Law reveals. The survey, all compiled... Read More

black rage

Black Rage Isn’t Divisive, Policing It Is

by George Johnson

The past two weeks have seen our great nation flipped upside down and on top of its head as reality TV star Donald Trump... Read More

Noir Reads Delivers Books by Black Authors to Your Doorstep

Noir Reads Delivers Books by Black Authors to Your Doorstep

by #teamEBONY

In an effort to diversify the bookshelves of literature connoisseurs, Derick Brewer and Zellie Imani launched Noir Reads this week. The subscription service delivers... Read More

The Faceoff: Trevor Noah vs. Tomi Lahren

The Faceoff: Trevor Noah vs. Tomi Lahren

by #teamEBONY

The liberal and the conservative face-off on race, politics and forms of protest Read More

#ShareBlackJoy at Yale School of Art 

#ShareBlackJoy at Yale School of Art 

by Alleea Spann

Soon, our first Black president will no longer be in office, our community is concerned and it’s a little harder to smile these days. ... Read More

After Community Criticism, Houston Gets New Police Chief

After Community Criticism, Houston Gets New Police Chief

by #teamEBONY

Austin’s police chief is moving to Houston to head the police force in the nation’s fourth-largest city, which has long faced criticism for excessive... Read More

malcolm london

Malcolm London on Activism and Using Art to Create Change

by Shannon Powell

My introduction to Malcolm London came at the first protest I ever attended. Hundreds of Chicagoans gathered outside of the police department headquarters to... Read More