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

by Chan Smith

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

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

by Britni Danielle

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

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


Video: Kim Foxx Describes How She’ll Make Changes

by Kathy Chaney

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

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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


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

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Poetic Verses from ‘Queen Sugar’ Actor Kofi Siriboe

by LaToya Cross

Kofi Siriboe steps into the JETSuite, a monthly artist series created by JET Read More


Kalief Browder’s Mom Shares the Pain That Killed Her Son…and Perhaps Her

by #teamEBONY

Several days after the death of Venida Browder, who succumbed to a heart attack on Friday, some are speculating on what really caused her passing more... Read More

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Behind the Scenes: EBONY’s Kevin Hart Cover Shoot

by #teamEBONY

Supercomedian Kevin Hart appears on our October/November cover and he’s beyond hilarious. Nobody on set could keep a straight face through the shoot and... Read More

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Issa Rae’s Social Do’s for the Awkward and ‘Insecure’

by LaToya Cross

EBONY caught up with our favorite awkward chick for a lighting round conversation Read More