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Samous Men You Didn't Know Were Members of Omega Psi Phi

Famous Men You Didn’t Know Were Members of Omega Psi Phi

Happy Founders Day to the members of Omega Psi Phi! The fraternity marks its 108th anniversary today, which we are recognizing with this revisited November 2018 article.

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

As we continue to celebrate Pride throughout the month of June, EBONY acknowledges LGBT African-Americans…

Honoring the People’s Poet: Langston Hughes’ Harlem Home Gets New Life

There ain’t no crystal stair in the late Langston Hughes’ historic Harlem abode, but there…

Crowdfunding Campaign Seeks to Preserve Langston Hughes’ Home

The Harlem home of iconic Poet Langston Hughes is up for sale, and a crowdfunding…

Celebrating Black LGBT Pioneers [PHOTOS]

As we celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month this June, Ebony.com wants…

Luke James Learns to Tell the Truth in Love

Luke James is used to being vulnerable in his music which is why he’s not…

[UNSUNG HEROES]Wallace Thurmond, Writer

Wallace Thurman is revered as one of the most significant writers during the Harlem Renaissance,…

BLACK HISTORY: 10 Writers Everyone Must Read

Over the 400-year course of African-American history, there have been many inspirational, irreplaceable voices speaking…

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BLACKS IN PARIS

"Ball so hard, I’m shocked too, I’m supposed to be locked up too / you…