american dream

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

From its inception EBONY was determined to illuminate the truth of the Negro experience. It boldly confronted the institutionalized racism of its day, proudly provided evidence that Negroes could thrive in spite of it, yet continued to offer hope that America could and would change for the better.

Family ‘Did Everything America Said We Should Do,’ Still Facing Racism

A Black Dallas family’s experiences remind us that even if we seek, and achieve the…

Tiffanie Drayton

No More American Dream

On the day of college graduation, I told my friends and family the news: I…