J. Cole

J. Cole’s Childhood Home Vandalized

by Teddy Grant   Jun 06, 2018

The childhood home of rapper J. Cole was vandalized over the weekend in the Forest Hills neighborhood of Fayetteville, North Carolina, according to The... Read More

Bikers, Waffle House

Bikers Gather in Support of Police at Waffle House Where Black Woman Was Arrested

by Teddy Grant   Jun 06, 2018

Following the violent arrest on April 22 of a Black woman at a Waffle House in Alabama, more than 150 bikers gathered Sunday at... Read More

South Dakota, Michael Clark, people of color

South Dakota Lawmaker: Businesses Should Have Right to Not Serve People of Color

by Teddy Grant   Jun 06, 2018

A South Dakota lawmaker says businesses should be allowed to turn away people based on race, according to The Hill. Republican State Rep. Michael... Read More

Barack Obama, Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton: Media Liked Obama Because He Is Black

by Teddy Grant   Jun 06, 2018

Former President Bill Clinton says former President Barack Obama was much better received in the media because they liked having an African-American in office.... Read More

Tarana Burke

Tarana Burke on Launching Social Platform for #MeToo (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jun 05, 2018

EBONY caught up with Me Too founder Tarana Burke at the 23rd Annual Champion Awards Gala (May 15) and discussed the online platform the activist will be launching this summer. Burke is... Read More

Keith Ellison

Rep. Keith Ellison Running for Minnesota Attorney General

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn) is looking to become Minnesota’s next attorney general, multiple outlets report. He filed his paperwork to be Minnesota’s top lawyer... Read More

Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson Becomes Vice Chair at Starbucks

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Mellody Hobson will become vice chair at Starbucks once chairman Howard Schultz steps down from his post at the end of the month, Black... Read More

Ben crump, civil rights attorney

Civil Rights Attorney: Black People Have it Worse in the Courtroom Than the Streets

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Civil rights attorney Ben Crump says people of color fare worse in the courtroom than when they’re killed on the streets. Crump acknowledges that... Read More

Boy Rejoices After Getting Black Panther-Themed Prosthetic Leg (VIDEO)

Boy Rejoices After Getting Black Panther-Themed Prosthetic Leg (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jun 04, 2018

A young boy received the surprise of a lifetime after being gifted a prosthetic leg adorned with imagery from Marvel’s Black Panther. The boy,... Read More

Talib Kweli Accused of Sexual Harassment by Former Artist

Talib Kweli Accused of Sexual Harassment by Former Artist

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 04, 2018

The #MeToo movement has helped women and men everywhere find the strength to speak up when it comes to sexual harassment and abuse, but... Read More