Brooklyn man stalked a pair of siblings in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Siblings Lied About Being Stalked By Older Man

by #TEAMEBONY

UPDATE: On Monday night, police announced the two Brooklyn siblings who claimed a man was stalking them fabricated the story.   Original Story: A New... Read More

Held Hostage by Love, Part Two: ‘My Kid Deserves a Two-Parent Household’

Held Hostage by Love, Part Two: ‘My Kid Deserves a Two-Parent Household’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Many people stay in unhealthy romantic situations due to some form of “love.” But more often than not, they’re captives of emotions other than... Read More

Taye Diggs Responds to Backlash After Calling Son ‘Biracial, Not Black’

Taye Diggs Responds to Backlash After Calling Son ‘Biracial, Not Black’

by Jessica Bennett

Taye Diggs is known for his charming disposition, but even that couldn’t save the Empire actor from public scrutiny after making controversial statements about... Read More

Children Are Not Baggage, They Are Blessings

Children Are Not Baggage, They Are Blessings

by Shantell E. Jamison

I have all types of friends on Facebook. Some go as far back as grammar school, while others I just added due to professional/networking connections.... Read More

Breaking the Silence on Child Sexual Abuse

Breaking the Silence on Child Sexual Abuse

by Jazz Keyes

I sat in the back of a predominantly African-American mosque nervously waiting to hear the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan speak for the first time. As... Read More

Stop Using God to Terrify and Punish Black Children

Stop Using God to Terrify and Punish Black Children

by Jazz Keyes

By happenstance, I found myself in a rather peculiar position. I could feel her little hands shaking. I kneeled down, stared my distressed child... Read More

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

by Shantell E. Jamison

Hundreds of activists gathered Wednesday in protest of video allegedly showing an off-duty LAPD police officer firing a gun in front of a group of... Read More

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time to Empower Kids to Become Leaders

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time to Empower Kids to Become Leaders

by Tomika Anderson

I am old enough to have been through seasons that were not necessarily progressive seasons for African-Americans, and know there is going to be... Read More

Valentine

Offering a Valentine for Louisiana Children Facing the System Alone

by Gina Womack

For many of us, thinking about Valentine’s Day conjures childhood memories of making an assortment of handmade cards that eventually were posted on the refrigerator by... Read More

Obama

Saying Farewell: President Obama With Children

by #teamEBONY

As President Obama begins his final weeks in office, EBONY.com is remembering the Commander-in-Chief with a series that takes a look at the last... Read More