Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The African-Americans of the 2000s The decade that was predicted to begin with the Y2K disaster, the coding bug that would adversely affect every... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The African-Americans of the 1990s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The African-Americans of the 1990s

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The African-Americans of the 1990s Despite the technological advances that gave us widespread personal cell phone usage, the internet, email and the dotcom boom,... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Black Americans of the 1980’s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Black Americans of the 1980’s

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The Black Americans of the 1980’s If the wage gap between middle class black families and middle class white families began to close during... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Afro-Americans of the 1970s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Afro-Americans of the 1970s

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The Afro-Americans of the 1970s In a decade rife with turmoil, America witnessed the widening of the war in Vietnam; at least one infamous protest to that... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Blacks of the 1960s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Blacks of the 1960s

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The Blacks of the 1960s Despite the victory of Brown v. Board of Education in the previous decade, most African-Americans in the ‘60s found themselves... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Colored People of the 1950s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Colored People of the 1950s

by Sheeri Mitchell   Feb 15, 2018

BLACK HISTORY FROM THE PAGES OF EBONY: The Colored People of the 1950s With WWII ending the previous decade, the ’50s found the United... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Negroes of The 1940’s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Negroes of The 1940’s

by Sheeri Mitchell   Feb 15, 2018

The Negroes of The 1940’s In the 1940’s, African-Americans had become accustomed to all expressions of racism but had steadfastly refused to embrace anti-black... Read More

Comcast Features New Short Film in Honor of Black History Month

Comcast Features New Short Film in Honor of Black History Month

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 14, 2018

In honor of Black History Month, Comcast launched a new short film that places the spotlight on some of the contributors behind America’s favorite... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Isaiah Washington Wants You to Know These Overlooked Civil Rights Icons

EXCLUSIVE: Isaiah Washington Wants You to Know These Overlooked Civil Rights Icons

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 09, 2018

In an exclusive interview with EBONY, Isaiah Washington dishes on new TV One original Behind the Movement, overshadowed icons and what this film means for... Read More

Samuel L. Jackson Urges Celebrities to Join in Protesting 'Racist Police'

Why Samuel L. Jackson Was Allegedly Expelled from Morehouse

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 08, 2018

Some of the best and brightest activists, entertainers and leaders in the world have went to and/or graduated from Morehouse College. As one of... Read More