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In Op-Ed, Jay Z Addresses Injustices of ‘Profitable Bail Bond Industry’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Shawn “Jay Z” Carter may be a wealthy self-made man, but it wasn’t always that way. And as a Black father living in America, he... Read More

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Talks Fatherhood

by Shantell E. Jamison

Father’s Day is Sunday and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is sharing his proudest moments as a dad thus far. During an interview with PEOPLE,... Read More

Last Minute Gifts For Stylish Fathers

Last Minute Gifts For Stylish Fathers

by Melissa Henderson

Upgrade Dad’s gear this year, he’ll appreciate it. Looking for some last minute gifts for the father figure in your life? Instead of the... Read More

Fathers Day Graduation

My Father Graduated College At 65 & Taught Me About Black Excellence

by George Johnson

I remember it like it was yesterday.  It was a cold December day, right after Christmas, and I was packing up my car to... Read More

Beyond the Myth of the ‘Black Deadbeat Dad’

Beyond the Myth of the ‘Black Deadbeat Dad’

by Lamar Tyler

Know a good Black father? It’s likely you are acquainted with many. That’s why it’s time to stop perpetuating the “absentee Black daddy” tale.... Read More

MAN OF THE YEAR:
The Everyday Hero You Won’t See on TV

MAN OF THE YEAR:
The Everyday Hero You Won't See on TV

by Yan Dominic Searcy

The freshly cut grass was not an ideal place for a wheelchair but here it was.  And there they were.  I spotted my cousin... Read More

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Should Single Moms Get Father’s Day Cards?

by #teamEBONY

Hallmark has responded to the trend of wishing single moms a happy Father's Day with special holiday cards. Some love it, while others think... Read More

Dope Gifts for Dad!
The 2014 Father’s Day Gift Guide

Dope Gifts for Dad!
The 2014 Father's Day Gift Guide

by #teamEBONY

Show your dad how much you adore him with our favorite picks for Father’s Day!  —Composed by Rachel O’Donnell and Ariana Attwater Read More

President Obama Addresses His Absent Father

President Obama Addresses His Absent Father

by The Grio

In his weekly Internet and radio address on Saturday, President Barack Obama talked candidly about his own father, and how his absence impacted the... Read More