Joane Amay

Joane Amay is the Beauty and Style Director at Ebony magazine. A hoarder of shoes, baubles and sparkly things, she dreams one day of owning her own private island.

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Exclusive Photo Montage: Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial

Memorial Day weekend marked the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, one of the…

The Official Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Event Has Been Canceled

Today, Monday, May 31, marks the 100th commemorative year of the tragic and horrific events…

Must See TV: PBS’ ‘Tulsa: The Fire and the Forgotten’ and An Interview With Its Producer

Deneen L. Brown is an award winning reporter for the Washington Post. On May 31st,…

Black Wall Street Today: The Community Was Not Destroyed

I boarded my Saturday morning flight from Newark, headed to Tulsa, with an unclear picture…

What It’s Like Being an Asian-Black Model in Southeast Asia

Contrary to popular belief, Asians are not homogeneous in look. The inhabitants of Southeast Asia,…

EBONY Exclusive: Vice President Kamala Harris Talks Passing the Torch with the Naval Academy’s First Black Female Brigade Commander

Vice President Kamala Harris is no stranger to breaking barriers. And when she wants to…

The Marcus Graham Project and Hennessy Spark the New Black Wall Street

“Never Stop Never Settle” is not just a cool slogan from Hennessy, with legendary rapper…

The NBA Continues to Do Social Justice Work on the Court—the Legal One

A year ago this time, streets across the country were filled with protesters, making their…

Elvis Was ‘A Racist,’ And Other Eye-Popping Moments From Quincy Jones’ Interview

If Quincy Jones isn’t on your list of musical G.O.A.T.s, you need to re-examine your…

Black Luminaries, Celebs and Activists Reflect On The One Year Anniversary Of George Floyd’s Death

“Like the man himself and the size of his heart, George Floyd left behind an…

NBA Legend Dominique Wilkins Turned Away by Buckhead’s Le Bilboquet Restaurant

There shouldn’t be a place in all of Georgia that would deny the NBA high-flying,…

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I’ll Make You Dinner: Recipe and Pairing for New Bae

You met on Hinge in the spring during a pandemic. Three Facetimes, two Covid tests…

The Sideshow of Kwame Brown’s, Matt Barnes’ and Stephen Jackson’s Smoke

When it comes to professional sports, we love athletes who can talk that talk. Boxing…