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Omega Psi Phi

Famous Men You Didn’t Know Were Members of Omega Psi Phi

by Christina Santi   Nov 17, 2018

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. was founded on Nov. 17, 1911, at Howard University in Washington, D.C. It was the first international and predominately... Read More

EBONY, Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Is the EBONY 2018 Power Issue Cover Star

by Christina Santi   Nov 16, 2018

Michelle Obama, a 2018 EBONY Power 100 Entertainment & Arts honoree, is the cover star of the Dec. 2018/Jan. 2019 Power 100 issue. In... Read More

California, Fires, EBONY

California Fires Displace 224K People, Over 600 Still Unaccounted

by Christina Similien   Nov 16, 2018

When I think about California, I picture palm trees and a roaring ocean glistening under blue skies. Since last Thursday, however, all I can... Read More

‘Curvy Girls Rock’ Creator Talks New Series, Plus-size Representation

‘Curvy Girls Rock’ Creator Talks New Series, Plus-size Representation

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 16, 2018

With the exception of a few films and TV shows, plus-size women are often relegated on-screen to the position of the hilarious best friend... Read More

Andrew Gillum, Florida, EBONY

Andrew Gillum’s Governor Hopes Hinges on Florida Recount

by Sarafina Wright   Nov 14, 2018

Florida, Florida, Florida. There’s a statewide recount taking place in Florida for a very contentious gubernatorial and Senate race, one that hasn’t been of... Read More

Tammy Rivera, Couples Court

Tammy Rivera Tells ‘Couples Court’ Woman to Value Herself

by Christina Santi   Nov 13, 2018

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star Tammy Rivera will be a celebrity guest on Wednesday’s episode of Couples Court with the Cutlers, an Emmy-nominated... Read More

Ayanna Pressley, Massachusetts

Meet the Diverse Group of History-Making Women Entering Congress

by Christina Similien   Nov 12, 2018

The midterm elections this year were nothing short of historic. Across the country, women filled up more seats in the U.S. House of Representatives... Read More

The AAFCA Announces its 2019 Special Achievement Awards Honorees

The AAFCA Announces its 2019 Special Achievement Awards Honorees

by THE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION (AAFCA)   Nov 12, 2018

The African American Film Critics Association is proud to announce that its 2019 Special Achievement Awards recipients are Netflix executive Tendo Nagenda; New York... Read More

Sigma Gamma Rho

5 Sigma Gamma Rho, Inc. Members in Politics

by Teddy Grant   Nov 12, 2018

The Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. was founded on November 12, 1922, with the mission to improve the lives of women in the U.S.... Read More

Cynthia Bailey On ‘Real Housewives’ Cast Shake-Up & Kenya Moore’s Exit

Cynthia Bailey On ‘Real Housewives’ Cast Shake-Up & Kenya Moore’s Exit

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 11, 2018

After nine seasons, Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey is as busy as ever, finding new love with Fox Sports anchor Mike Hill... Read More