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Julián Castro: “Likely” to Make a Presidential Bid in 2020

Julián Castro: “Likely” to Make a Presidential Bid in 2020

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 16, 2018

Julian Castro, former San Antonio mayor and Secretary for Housing and Urban Development expressed that he’s “likely” to run in the 2020 presidential race... Read More

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Michelle & Barack Obama Trade Sweet 26th Anniversary Messages

by Christina Santi   Oct 03, 2018

Barack and Michelle Obama shared loving tributes to each other in celebration of their 26-year of marriage on Wednesday. Happy Anniversary, @MichelleObama. For 26... Read More

Steph Curry Helps Raise $53K for Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

Steph Curry Helps Raise $53K for Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

by Christina Santi   Sep 25, 2018

Update: 9/25/2018 4:31 p.m. EST EBONY.com received word from the Obama Foundation that the National Basketball Player Association will match the donation made the... Read More

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Ron DeSantis Supporter Fired Off Racist Tweets Toward Obama

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

Ron DeSantis, the Republican candidate for Florida governor, is distancing himself from an ally who’s donated thousands of dollars to his campaign after racist... Read More

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Watch Quincy Jones’ Star-Studded Trailer for His ‘Quincy’ Documentary

by Christina Santi   Sep 13, 2018

Quincy Jones shared the trailer for his highly anticipated Netflix documentary, Quincy. “It makes my soul SMILE to have such a dream team share my story,” the... Read More

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On This Day: Remembering 9/11, 17 Years Later

by Christina Santi   Sep 11, 2018

Tuesday marks the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that left 2,997 people dead and more than 6,000 injured. EBONY.com looks back on the... Read More

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Obama Blasts Trump for Not Denouncing Nazis, Calls Him a ‘Symptom’

by Teddy Grant   Sep 07, 2018

Former President Barack Obama sharply criticized President Donald Trump in a speech on Friday saying that Trump is “capitalizing on resentment that politicians have... Read More

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Barack Obama Boulevard Heading to South Los Angeles

by Christina Santi   Aug 29, 2018

Former President Barack Obama will have a street in a predominately African-American community of South Los Angeles renamed in his honor, reports the Los... Read More

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Pres. Obama Pays Tribute to Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan

by Teddy Grant   Aug 20, 2018

Former President Barack Obama reflected on the life of former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Saturday following news of his death, per HuffPost.... Read More

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Viral TV Contestant Explains Mixing Up Barack Obama and Osama Bin Laden

by Christina Santi   Aug 17, 2018

A clip of Evan Kaufman competing on the$100,000 Pyramid game show hosted by Michael Strahan went viral after he flubbed a question about Barack... Read More