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Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

During the Obama era, as it had in previous decades, EBONY addressed of all these matters to and from the African- American point of view.

The Colored People of the 1950s: Black History from the Pages of EBONY

In the 50s, the face of the nation was rapidly changing. EBONY magazine not only kept pace, but it also often led the charge.

EBONY Covers from the 2010s

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Era of Black Lives Matter

In the era of Black Lives Matter, as it had in the past, when events relevant to African-Americans and their allies unfolded, EBONY brought the discussion to its readers.

How Olympic Bobsledders Elana Meyers Taylor and Aja Evans Protect Their Skin And Hair From Winter Freeze

The medal-winning athletes share their paths to the Games and tips for keeping their hair and skin moist while practicing their sport.

Black Student Goes Viral After Being Accepted to 31 Colleges

Black Student Goes Viral After Being Accepted to 31 Colleges

The Georgia teen was offered more than $900,000 in scholarships.