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All of the Feels: 5 Photos That Highlight #BlackLove

This installment of our salute to Black love shows it in different forms. This article originally ran in May 2017.

Why the Media is Lying on the State of Black Love

You know it. I know it, but one of the most influential, constantly accessible entities…

CNN

Why CNN’s Political Theater Is A Distinctly Black Problem

Vox recently released a video that brilliantly breaks down how CNN’s use of “political theater”…

NABJ Co-Founder Claude Lewis Dies

Veteran Journalist and Co-founder of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), Claude Lewis, has…

Hughes

How Cathy Hughes Took a Dream, Faith and Her Blessings to Build Success

Cathy Hughes remembered the days when she dreamed of hosting her own radio show. “I…

Denzel Washington is Not here for Mainstream Media’s “BS”

Following a screening of his upcoming film FENCES, Denzel Washington had a few spot on words to say about mainstream media.

When Media Ignores an Issue, Then Unearths It at the Worst Time

I am not a fan of Nate Parker. I have never seen any of his…

EBONY’s New Owners Set Sights on Expansion

For Michael Gibson and Willard Jackson everything they needed was in place. Seven decades as…

Can White People Comment on Lemonade? Or Nah?

Lemonade releases and the world spins itself into a tizzy with all the questions. It’s…

Black and Missing, But Not Forgotten

“If we go by the media, you would think no Black people go missing.” And…