Brandon Marshall

Brandon Marshall and How He is Tackling the Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness

by Shantell E. Jamison

NFL wide receiver Brandon Marshall hopes to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness by coming forward with his own personal struggles. In 2011, the... Read More

[Exclusive] Shaun T Lets Nothing Stop Him

[Exclusive] Shaun T Lets Nothing Stop Him

by Douglas Backstrom

For many, achieving eye-popping abs or losing even a few pounds can seem like a stretch. But fitness trainer Shaun T says the path... Read More

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

by Shantell E. Jamison

Don Lemon is a very outspoken man. Couple that with being Black in America and having internationally viewed platform and you have a force... Read More

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The Life Advice That Jay Ellis Would Give His Character Lawrence

by Shantell E. Jamison

When it comes to HBO’s hit urban series Insecure, you’re either #TeamLawrence or #TeamIssa. Well, Jay Ellis, the man who portrays the former character on Issa... Read More

This Gainesville Police Officer Has the Internet Going Nuts

This Gainesville Police Officer Has the Internet Going Nuts

by #teamEBONY

Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on Florida. The natural disaster has left thousands without homes and cities across the state and beyond are struggling to... Read More

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This Groom’s Emotional Vow Exchange is Just Beautiful

by #teamEBONY

Few things are more beautiful than when a groom sees his soon-to-be wife walk down the aisle. The audience releases a collective sigh of... Read More

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Ohio Cop Who Fatally Shot John Crawford III Escapes Federal Charges

by Shantell E. Jamison

An Ohio police officer who fatally shot a 22-year-old Black man as he shopped in Walmart will not face federal charges. The Huffington Post... Read More

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Dating Data Reveals What Black Men, Women Want in A Mate

by #teamEBONY

Society has done a very good job of laying out the expectations for dating. If we are following the national playbook, the man respectfully... Read More

How I Learned to Love Black Women

How I Learned to Love Black Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

“I can do nothing for you but work on myself …you can do nothing for me but work on yourself!” ― Ram Dass A few... Read More

All of the Feels: 5 Photos That Highlight #BlackLove

All of the Feels: 5 Photos That Highlight #BlackLove

by #teamEBONY

In a day and age where positive portrayals of African-Americans are a must-have, depictions of Black love and family are a given. We know... Read More