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10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

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

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‘A Raisin in the Sun’ Still a Heartbreaking Classic [REVIEW]

What is it about A Raisin in the Sun that causes tears every time? (Never…

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A Raisin in the Sun: Reviewed

Denzel Washington, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, and Anika Noni Rose shine in revival of A Raisin in…

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Denzel Washington: A Dream Affirmed [INTERVIEW]

When you’re Denzel Washington and preparing to step into the lead role of Walter Lee…

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Denzel Talks ‘A Raisin in the Sun’

Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun is as quintessential an American play as English…

Celebrating Black LGBT Pioneers [PHOTOS]

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

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Issa Rae to Play Nina Simone in Lorraine Hansberry Biopic

Up-and-coming filmmaker and actress, Issa Rae has been tapped to portray Nina Simone in the…

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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Denzel Washington Returning to Broadway in “A Raisin In The Sun” Revival?

The New York Post is reporting that Denzel Washington will play Walter Lee Younger in a 2014 Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s A…