Obama

Saying Farewell: President Obama’s Greatest Clapbacks

by Chan C. Smith   Dec 27, 2016

President Obama was many things to many people, but one thing he wasn’t was meek. He could take criticism, of course, as many politicians... Read More

Ebony

Ed Gordon drops by the EBONY offices to talk the company's past and future

by Team EBONY   Dec 20, 2016

Bounce TV’s Ed Gordon visited the EBONY Chicago offices, as well as our most recent Power 100 gala in Los Angeles, to talk about... Read More

Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

by Chan C. Smith   Dec 05, 2016

Critically-acclaimed actress Cicely Tyson took home one of the highest awards of the evening at this year’s EBONY Power 100 event. The Lifetime Acheivement... Read More

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

by Chan C. Smith   Dec 02, 2016

If you don’t know, now you know. EBONY’s Thursday night celebration of Black excellence was a showstopper filled with celebrities, community leaders and thinkers... Read More

Power

Ava DuVernay, Nas, Simone Biles, John Legend Define “Power”

by Chan Smith   Dec 01, 2016

What is power exactly? Good question. So good, in fact, that EBONY asked our Power 100 stars and they gave us their definitions (with a... Read More

almost christmas

Need a Break From the News? ‘Almost Christmas’ Will Brighten Your Mood

by Britni Danielle   Nov 11, 2016

After this week’s election results, many of us are in need of a good ole fashioned distraction. Thankfully, David Talbert’s new family comedy, Almost Christmas hits theaters... Read More

Queen Sugar Actress Tina Lifford On The Beauty of Hit Series

Queen Sugar Actress Tina Lifford On The Beauty of Hit Series

by LaToya Cross   Nov 10, 2016

Tina Lifford’s talent as an actress and creative is undeniable. She’s passionate in a way that offers authenticity when she graces the screen and... Read More

Foxx

Video: Kim Foxx Describes How She’ll Make Changes

by Kathy Chaney   Nov 09, 2016

One of the most significant election results outside of the presidential vote was the results of the race for Cook County, Ill., State Attorney’s... Read More

black content creators

Black Content Creators on Mission to “Uncode”

by Team EBONY   Nov 07, 2016

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

Gates

New PBS Documentary Talks Black Path Since MLK Days

by #teamEBONY   Oct 25, 2016

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