Michael Jordan Dunk Contest 1988

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SLAM! The Greatest Dunks of All Time!

On NBA All-Star Weekend, what do we look forward to as much as the game? The Dunk Contest. EBONY.com rewinds to the best under (and over) the rim acrobatics ever

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Michael Jordan Dunk Contest 1988

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On this day

... 1946

On this day in 1946, entertainer and dancer Gregory Hines born.

‘Scandal’ Returns! [REVIEW]<br />

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Towards the end of season four of Scandal, I was weary and ready to throw in the white flag on the show and find something… [read more]

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Attorneys for a New York City policeman convicted of shooting an unarmed man to death in a public housing stairwell said he will appeal the verdict. A… [read more]

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In the game of love, being Black and gay means being dealt two automatic strikes before you even step up to the plate. Learning to love is… [read more]

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[IN MY LIFETIME] Rep. Donald Payne Jr. on the Perseverance of His Father

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My father first wanted to be a congressman when he was 10 or 11 and believe it or not, the congressman at that time was the same one he wound up running… [read more]

EBONY Magazine February 2016

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For years and years, I never had a serious Black girlfriend. I dated White women and didn’t think it mattered. As a Black lesbian, I… [read more]

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In Silicon Valley, the name of the funding game is being able to demonstrate traction for your product or service. And while there… [read more]

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Rep. John Lewis Questions Bernie Sanders Civil Rights Work

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Civil rights leader John Lewis on Thursday dismissed Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' 1960s work on racial equality… [read more]

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#TGIT has finally returned, and we have a manicure tutorial that will help you celebrate the occasion perfectly. Pulling inspiration from Olivia Pope's… [read more]

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The Democrats seem to be demanding more answers in the Flint water crisis than Republicans. The two Democratic presidential contenders, former Secretary… [read more]

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