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EBONY Throwback: Behind the Scenes with The Roots’ October 2015 Cover Shoot [VIDEO]

EBONY Throwback! This July, we are revisiting some of our favorite covers of the past decade!

Write the Power: Four Powerful Must-Reads

These releases explore popular Black thought in all its complexity.

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[Editor’s Letter] The Thing About #BlackMaleBrilliance

I have exactly one celebrity friend. Don’t get me wrong; after covering stars of some…

Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Jimpire’ Parodies ‘Empire’! [WATCH]

Last night on NBC, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon premiered Jimpire, the latest in…

Victoria Mahoney Takes a Risk in Directorial Debut, ‘Yelling to the Sky’

Equal parts audacity and vision are often required to bring forth untold stories to film.…

Melvin Van Peebles

Melvin Van Peebles Turns 80 and HARLEMWEEK Attracts Crowds

If you’re in the arts and thinking of calling yourself a ‘renaissance’ man or woman,…

Kooley High is Classic Music

Bored and wanting more than four walls, regurgitated lectures and research papers from the classroom,…

African Film Festival Kicks Off

If you’re lucky enough to be in the Los Angeles area next week, you’ll have…