black dads

Father of Four Gives Priceless Reaction at Gender Reveal Party

Father of Four Gives Priceless Reaction at Gender Reveal Party

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 13, 2017

We all say that we will love our child no matter what the gender, but everyone knows that fathers would like to raise at... Read More

Best Dad Ever! Father Makes Daughter Super Proud at Homecoming

Best Dad Ever! Father Makes Daughter Super Proud at Homecoming

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 23, 2017

Cool dad alert! We are smack dab in the middle of homecoming season, and no matter if you’re still in college, just graduated or are... Read More

PBS Series Sheds Light on Black Fatherhood in America

PBS Series Sheds Light on Black Fatherhood in America

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 17, 2017

A new PBS docuseries is seeking to shed light on authentic Black fatherhood. POPS: Fatherhood, the Untold Story is set to premiere on PBS/Indie Lens... Read More

Sean ‘Puff Daddy’ Combs Talks Fatherhood

Sean ‘Puff Daddy’ Combs Talks Fatherhood

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jun 29, 2017

Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs loves being a father and, as a dad of six, he’d better! Despite being almost a billionaire, building an empire,... Read More

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Talks Fatherhood

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jun 16, 2017

Father’s Day is Sunday and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is sharing his proudest moments as a dad thus far. During an interview with PEOPLE,... Read More

Cavs’ Kyrie Irving Surprises Dad with Home Renovation

Cavs’ Kyrie Irving Surprises Dad with Home Renovation

by #teamEBONY   Jun 13, 2017

NBA star Kyrie Irving might not be this year’s NBA Finals champ, but he’s certainly an MVP in our eyes. Why? Because the 25-year-old... Read More

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Fear of a Black Dad: Jamie Foxx and Other Fearless Fathers of Movie History

by Tomika Anderson   Jan 11, 2017

Sleep is for suckers and that’s one thing detective Vincent Downs—played by Academy Award winner Jamie Foxx—is not. When the film debuts on Jan. 13... Read More

George C. Gardner, III

‘He Did It Well’

by George C. Gardner III, Esq.   Jun 15, 2014

I love my father. I love him for many reasons, but mostly because he did what he was supposed to do. He did it... Read More

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The Absent Black Dad Myth

by #teamEBONY   Jan 17, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently published new data on the role that American fathers play in parenting their children. Most... Read More

‘Bet on Black’ Challenges Stereotypes of Black Fatherhood

Bet on Black: Anthology Celebrates Black Women and Their Dads

by Colorlines   Oct 10, 2013

Between the oft cited statistic that shows two out of three Black children living apart from their fathers, and the often oversimplified media portraits... Read More