PBS Series Sheds Light on Black Fatherhood in America

PBS Series Sheds Light on Black Fatherhood in America

by Shantell E. Jamison

A new PBS docuseries is seeking to shed light on authentic Black fatherhood. POPS: Fatherhood, the Untold Story is set to premiere on PBS/Indie Lens... Read More

Exclusive: OWN Docuseries Tells The Truth About ‘Black Love’

Exclusive: OWN Docuseries Tells The Truth About ‘Black Love’

by Shantell E. Jamison

When Film Producer, Codie Oliver, 33, first laid eyes on her future husband, Tommy, she knew that he was someone special. But it took... Read More

#Whatdoctorslooklike: ‘Black Women in Medicine’ Sets the Record Straight

#Whatdoctorslooklike: ‘Black Women in Medicine’ Sets the Record Straight

by Elizabeth Aguirre

In the Fall of last year, the hashtag #whatdoctorslooklike emerged following an incident that took place on a Delta Airlines flight. A flight attendant was... Read More

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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

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New PBS Documentary Talks Black Path Since MLK Days

by #teamEBONY

Five decades after the tumult of the 1960s, the founding of the Black Panther Party, the Voting Rights Act, and assassinations of Malcolm X,... Read More

Exclusive Trailer: Common Breaks Down Jail System for Epix DocuSeries

Exclusive Trailer: Common Breaks Down Jail System for Epix DocuSeries

by #teamEBONY

Sheriff Thomas Dart pulled no punches when he spoke with hip-hop superstar Common who takes it to the street for the new Epix documentary... Read More

Soul Singer Sharon Jones Fights Cancer in Gripping New Film<br />

Soul Singer Sharon Jones Fights Cancer in Gripping New Film

by Matthew Allen

A cancer diagnosis is tremendous, complex and frighteningly daunting to comprehend and live with. If you are stricken with this terrifying disease, you can... Read More

Whitney Houston Documentary Heading to Showtime

Whitney Houston Documentary Heading to Showtime

by LaToya Cross

Well, this is coming as somewhat of a surprise and it certainly has us grinding our teeth. Off the heels of the Angela Bassett-directed... Read More

‘Soul on Ice’ Tells History and Triumph of Black Hockey Players [WATCH]

‘Soul on Ice’ Tells History and Triumph of Black Hockey Players [WATCH]

by #teamEBONY

Maybe ice hockey isn't a game synonymous with Black culture. But that doesn't mean we don't play it and play it well. For more... Read More

Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis: Secret of Divine Love, Art and Activism

Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis: Secret of Divine Love, Art and Activism

by LaToya Cross

The arts should serve the people. Art and struggle brought them together. Love and dedication kept them united. For decades, Ossie Davis (1917-2005) and... Read More