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Our #BuyBlack List For Black Friday

Our #BuyBlack List For Black Friday

by #TeamEBONY   Nov 25, 2016

Welcome to Black Friday, a day where we spend our hard earned dollars with some of the biggest retailers in the country. But what if... Read More

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

by #teamEBONY   Dec 31, 2015

People across the country are expressing their outrage at the seeming disregard for Black life at the hands of police.  This year, we've witnessed... Read More

How to Recover From a Black Friday Shopping Hangover

How to Recover From a Black Friday Shopping Hangover

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Nov 10, 2015

Thanksgiving isn’t here yet, but even before that turkey dinner has a chance to fully digest in your belly, some of you are going to... Read More

Why I Won’t Shop This Friday:An open letter from a member of Blackout for Human Rights.

Blackout for Human Rights:
Did the Campaign Keep Shoppers Home?

by Chinaka Hodge   Dec 01, 2014

As retailers total up their sales from Black Friday 2014, early reports suggest that sales were down significantly from recent years. How much of... Read More

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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]   Nov 27, 2014

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the slogan to scream “No justice,... Read More

Credit Cards Stolen From Target For Sale

Credit Cards Stolen From Target For Sale

by #teamEBONY   Dec 23, 2013

Credit-card data stolen during a massive data breach at Target last month is hitting the black market, according to multiple reports. Cybersecurity firm Easy... Read More

Christian Massey

Mentally Challenged Man Killed for Beats by Dre Headphones

by #teamEBONY   Dec 03, 2013

Christian Massey was described as a "gentle giant" by those who knew him. A social worker called Massey, a ward of the state since... Read More

What’s Driving This Year’s Black Friday Mania?

Thanksgiving Now Black Thursday?

by Colorlines   Nov 27, 2013

There are more than 16 million retail workers in the U.S. according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and this year many big-name stores... Read More

Are there any Apple products you should actually stay away from?

What Not To Buy on Black Friday

by #teamEBONY   Nov 23, 2012

Black Friday is for suckers, I’ve always said. This quasi-religious American holiday is, at bottom, a terrible trick—retailers lure you in for super-cheap stuff... Read More

A Twitter Guide to #BlackFriday & #CyberMonday

A Twitter Guide to #BlackFriday & #CyberMonday

by #teamEBONY   Nov 21, 2012

Twitter has made the hunt for Black Friday and Cyber Monday bargains even easier than ever before, as brands use the social media network... Read More