Waka Flocka

Rapper Waka Flocka: ‘You Not Gon’ Call Me Black’

by Zahara Hill

It’s a sad day for woke fans of rapper Waka Flocka. During a recent interview on radio talk show “Sway in the Morning,” the... Read More

Donors connected to the Dallas Cowboys gave the Trump campaign $1 million.

Don’t Let the NFL Play You: #TakeTheKnee Was an Exploitation of Black Suffering

by Zahara Hill

I let y'all have your moment but erm, back to reality. Read More

White Woman Details Her Transition to Black

White Woman Details Her Transition to Black

by Shantell E. Jamison

I never thought I’d be writing about The Maury Povich Show on here, but alas, I am. Not so much the show itself, but one peculiar... Read More

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

by #teamEBONY

In the entire history of ABC’s The Bachelorette, there has never been a woman of color in the choosing seat. Until now. Rachel Lindsay made history... Read More

Charles Barkley

Here’s Your First Look at Charles Barkley’s ‘American Race’ Docuseries

by Britni Danielle

When TNT announced it had commissioned a documentary series about race relations in America hosted by Charles Barkley, I balked. Though Barkley has been a sports... Read More

rachel dolezal

This Is the Last Rachel Dolezal Interview You’ll Ever Need to Read–Promise!

by Britni Danielle

To paraphrase Solange Knowles, when it comes to Rachel Dolezal–the disgraced president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP who lied about being Black–I’ve... 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

french montana

Rapper French Montana Catches Heat After Calling a Black Woman ‘Dusty’ With ‘Nappy’ Hair

by #TeamEBONY

Moroccan-born rapper French Montana kicked off a fierce debate about race, ethnicity, and Blackness on Twitter after dissing a woman who questioned his relevancy.... Read More

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Why White People Should Memorialize April 4th

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

In America, January 15th—Rev. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday—has become a day of national reflection on the life and legacy of Dr. King. Thanks... Read More

Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal Reportedly Impoverished as Memoir Release Approaches

by #teamEBONY

Rachel Dolezal, who once was looked upon as a Black leader in the Civil Rights community in Washington state — before she was exposed... Read More