Beyonce Lemonade

Beyonce Celebrates Anniversary of ‘Lemonade’ By Providing Scholarships to Black Women

by #TeamEBONY

When Beyonce encouraged women to “get in formation,” many Black women heeded the call. And when she followed up the anthem with a Super Bowl... Read More

Her Side Piece? Six Reasons Why She’ll Cheat

Her Side Piece? Six Reasons Why She’ll Cheat

by Laura Miller

We have all heard of the basic explanations for a man’s infidelity. My favorite one, and perhaps the most absurd one is, “He is... Read More

A Lesson on How Not to Allow the ‘Shoulds’ Derail Your Dating Decisions

A Lesson on How Not to Allow the ‘Shoulds’ Derail Your Dating Decisions

by Bee Quammie

When it comes to dating, you know yourself and what or who you like, but there’s some merit to stepping out of your comfort... Read More

Tyrese Gibson

Tyrese Apologizes for Misogynistic Comments

by #teamEBONY

Last week, singer-turned-relationship “expert,” Tyrese angered many with his advice to women during a BET Live segment. “I appreciate all the ladies out there... Read More

#ADayWithoutABlackPerson

She Got ADHD: A Black Millennial’s Journey to Self-Acceptance

by Eartha Terrell

The tension was thick between my supervisor and I. She’d rightfully run out of verbal warnings and patience with me.  I was in month... Read More

Bruh: NBA Baller Gilbert Arenas  Disrespects Black Women

Bruh: NBA Baller Gilbert Arenas Disrespects Black Women

by #TeamEbony

Our team is at a complete loss whenever BLACK men disrespect BLACK women. Like, really who birthed you? We’re familiar with NBA baller, Gilbert Arenas’... Read More

Superwoman

Put Down Your Cape: Solving the Black Superwoman Syndrome

by Jazz Keyes

We live in dire times where racial friction, political pressure and racial socialization equally remind us just how uncomfortable it is being a Black in... Read More

Here’s What Happened When I Tried to Highlight Murdered Black Women

Here’s What Happened When I Tried to Highlight Murdered Black Women

by Britni Danielle

I have been writing about murdered Black women and girls for as long as I’ve been writing on the web. After 22-year-old Rekia Boyd... Read More

Janet Jackson and the Problem with How We Talk About Black Women

Janet Jackson and the Problem with How We Talk About Black Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Between Tyler Perry’s Madea movies, Steve Harvey’s Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man book and even the relationship guru-ing of Shanel Cooper-Sykes,... Read More

Petition Surfaces in Protest of YouTube Personality Tommy Sotomayor

Petition Surfaces in Protest of YouTube Personality Tommy Sotomayor

by Sylvia Snowden

YouTube personality, Tommy Sotomayor, rose to fame by dumping on Black women in social media videos. Some of the gems you can find on... Read More