Cinco de Mayo & Afro-Mexican History, 5 Things You May Not Know

Black History / by Britni Danielle

Cinco de Mayo & Afro-Mexican History, 5 Things You May Not Know

Think Black Mexicans don’t exist? They certainly do, and the African influence on our neighbors to the south runs deep.

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Black History / By Britni Danielle
Cinco de Mayo & Afro-Mexican History, 5 Things You May Not Know

Cinco de Mayo & Afro-Mexican History, 5 Things You May Not Know

Careers & Finance / By Jovan Brown
Wearing The Mask: Discussing Blacks and Corporate Assimilation

Wearing The Mask: Discussing Blacks and Corporate Assimilation

Love & Sex / By Lincoln Anthony Blades
Dear Black Women: Don't Fall in Love With My Potential

Dear Black Women: Don't Fall in Love With My Potential

On this day

....1865

On this day in 1865, activist Adam Clayton Powell, Sr. was born in Virginia.

[Powered by Kingsford] Coolest Black Family Reunion: Must-Have Checklist

Life / Family/Parenting

[Powered by Kingsford] Coolest Black Family Reunion: Must-Have Checklist

BY #teamEBONY

Get ready to take selfies with your second cousin and hear Big Mama tell stories about what your dad was like as a kid. It’s officially… [read more]

NAACP Calls for 'Transparency' After Delaware Man's Death

News & Views / What's Happening Now

NAACP Calls for 'Transparency' After Delaware Man's Death

BY #teamEBONY

The Wilmington chapter of the NAACP is calling on state officials to shed more light on the death of a wheelchair-bound man who was killed by police… [read more]

Truths From a Black Mother

Life / Family/Parenting

Truths From a Black Mother

by Ylonda Gault

It’s that time of year: April showers give way to May flowers, many of which are hastily purchased to celebrate mothers, the… [read more]

Michael Jordan’s Son, Marcus, Goes Boss with The Trophy Room

Entertainment & Culture / Sports

Michael Jordan’s Son, Marcus, Goes Boss with The Trophy Room

BY Alex Titus

The son of NBA legend Michael Jordan is carving out a lane for himself, but in a way where he’s able to stand on his own while staying true… [read more]

News & Views / Politics

Donald Trump's Irritating Way of Racial Pandering

BY Sophia Nelson, Esq

Whelp. There it is—the very thing that a year ago nobody thought could happen, has happened: Donald Trump will be the Republican nominee… [read more]

Janet Jackson

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Janet Jackson Is Expecting Her First Child

BY #teamEBONY

Just a month after canceling the rest of her Unbreakable World Tour to focus on planning a family, Janet Jackson is expecting her first child… [read more]

sexual abuse

News & Views / Gender & Sexuality

#RapedbyMorehouse Forces Us to Examine Painful HBCU Truths

BY Jamilah Lemieux

I traveled to the campus of Morehouse College last week to help facilitate a Planned Parenthood-sponsored panel about sexual assault and consent… [read more]

Lupita Nyong'o Met Gala 2016

Style / Hair

Lupita Nyong’o Schools Magazine On True Inspiration for Met Gala Hair

BY Britni Danielle

Monday night, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o showed up to the 2016 Met… [read more]

rigamo

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

[INTRODUCING] “Rigamo,” Winner of First-ever EBONY.com,kweliTV Film Contest

BY Kyra Kyles

Trayvon Martin. Sandra Bland. Renisha McBride. Jordan Davis. Tamir Rice. These names, as well as many others who have fallen at the hands… [read more]

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