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Life / by France François

5 Reasons African Americans Should Learn Spanish

The U.S. is the second largest Spanish speaking country in the world. This writer explains how learning the language can improve your economic prospects. Bonus: Get some good travel out of it.

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5 Reasons African Americans Should Learn Spanish

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'Raped At Spelman' Twitter Account Surfaces Online

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[The Upload] Producer Ryan Leslie Dials for Diversity with SuperPhone

[The Upload] Producer Ryan Leslie Dials for Diversity with SuperPhone

On this day

... 1845

On this day in 1845, Macon B. Allen, the first Black lawyer admitted to the bar, passed examination at Worcester, Massachusetts.

Afeni Shakur

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Afeni Shakur Was Much More Than Just Tupac’s Mom

BY Britni Danielle

Afeni Shakur Davis, mother of legendary rap artist Tupac Shakur, [read more]

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Black Love

Love & Sex / Relationships

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Black Love

BY Shantell E. Jamison

“Isn’t it heartbreaking how easily you can dedicate your life to destroying yourself?” – Unknown It’s… [read more]

[Goal Oriented] Israel Idonije: Moving From Football to Business and Nonprofits

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

[Goal Oriented] Israel Idonije: Moving From Football to Business and Nonprofits

by Chan C. Smith

Being a professional athlete comes with many responsibilities, including being a role model for both children and adults, being the voice of your… [read more]

Oprah Winfrey Henrietta Lacks

Entertainment & Culture / Books

Oprah to Star in ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ for HBO

BY Britni Danielle

What can't Oprah do? In addition to running her media empire, which includes a magazine, TV network, and studio, the former Queen of… [read more]

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Afeni Shakur, Mother of Tupac, Dead at 69

BY #teamEBONY

Afeni Shakur, mother of rap legend Tupac Shakur, died Monday night at the age of 69, authorities said. The Marin County, Calif., Sheriff's… [read more]

Some Missouri Towns Are Suffering a Different Kind of Environmental Crisis

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Some Missouri Towns Are Suffering a Different Kind of Environmental Crisis

BY Josh Peterson/Urban News Service

In Bridgeton, Mo., they can’t breathe. Residents of this community near Ferguson — site of 2014’s police-involved shooting… [read more]

Did Larry Wilmore Finally Break the N-Word By Using It at the President?

News & Views / Opinion

Did Larry Wilmore Finally Break the N-Word By Using It at the President?

BY Gregory Carr, Ph.D

At Saturday’s annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, guest host Larry Wilmore ended his high octane extended riff on race, politics… [read more]

Long Process of Settling Prince's Estate Begins

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Long Process of Settling Prince's Estate Begins

BY #teamEBONY

A Minnesota judge appointed a special administrator to handle the assets and estate of superstar musician Prince, as his surviving siblings watched… [read more]

Jay Z Launches Tidal Music Streaming Service

Careers & Finance / Business News

Have African Americans Turned Away From Tidal?

BY Paula Rogo

When Beyoncé’s sixth album, “Lemonade” dropped exclusively on Tidal last weekend, Shamika Sanders was pumped that she had… [read more]

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