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‘Being Mary Jane’: How We’ve All Been THAT Girl

Yesterday, BET aired the Season 3 finale of Mara Brock Akil’s hit series, Being Mary Jane. One thing’s…

Amber Rose Talks Feminism + SlutWalk 2016 [VIDEO]

Controversial bombshell Amber Rose shares encourages women to “work hard, love yourself, embrace your femininity…

9 dead in ‘hate crime’ shooting at historic African American church in Charleston

How Mainstream Media Biases Affect Black People

Weak media coverage, no one is here for it. Voices across the Interwebs are fed…

Roland Martin

The Mess in the Message: Roland Martin on Taking Back the Media

The revolution will not be televised—but what will?  And how does that impact us? African…

The Word "Thug" Was Uttered 625 Times On TV On Monday.

Use of “Thug” Spikes in Media After Richard Sherman Interview

The word "thug" has been used so many times by the same sort of people…

Black Gay Men

The Invisible Gay Black Man

Whenever I read about this mythical place in which a person’s sexuality is no longer…

The media’s Michelle Obama problem: What a selfie says about our biases

White America’s Michelle Obama Problem

Not even President Obama is above taking a selfie in the least appropriate selfie-taking venue…

A Mass Shooting Happened Yesterday But You Didn’t Hear Anything About It

Detroit Mass Shooting Meets Media Silence

On Thursday, a man reportedly dressed in body armor ran into a crowded room and…

Got Legal Questions? EBONY.com Has You Covered!

Many of us find ourselves needing the counsel (pun intended) of a lawyer, but settling…

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