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Editor’s Letter: A Powerful Presidency

On Jan. 20, 2009, President Barack Hussein Obama strolled into history. He was flanked by…

Power

Editor’s Letter: What Being Powered Up Is All About

He sauntered into the studio with a phone in one hand and a backpack in…

Editor’s Letter: Man Up

One of my fondest memories as an undergrad at Northwestern University centers on a time-honored…

ebony magazine mothers day 2015

[EDITOR’S LETTER] Ying and Yang: The Ups & Downs of Mothering

My first born, due on Christmas Eve, arrived a full three days late—an ounce shy…

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[EDITOR’S LETTER] Talking About the Black Family and What It Means to Us

Humpty Dumpty There are things you suddenly recall when a best friend dies. Memories arrest…