Kanye West

Kanye West Talks JAY-Z Relationship, Trump Support and More with Charlamagne

by Teddy Grant   May 01, 2018

Kanye West’s anticipated interview with Breakfast Club host Charlamagne finally hit the web and the rapper opened up about how hurt he was that... Read More

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Kanye West to Launch Donda Social to Help City of Chicago

by Christina Santi   Apr 27, 2018

While Kanye West is ruffling feathers with his open admiration for President Donald Trump, the rapper is also said to be launching a social... Read More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces Plans to Further Impact Males of Color

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces Plans to Further Impact Males of Color

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 26, 2018

On Sunday, the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance announced its issuing of a formal RFP, request for proposals, to community-based organizations in the areas that accepted... Read More

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Obama Calls for Gun Reform: ‘We Are Not Powerless’

by Teddy Grant   Feb 15, 2018

Former President Barack Obama commented on the tragic school shooting where 17 people lost their lives.  Obama tweeted to his 100 million followers his condolences... Read More

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

by Sheeri Mitchell    Feb 15, 2018

The African-Americans of the 2000s The decade that was predicted to begin with the Y2K disaster, the coding bug that would adversely affect every... Read More

Don Lemon Is All of Us After Trump Touted Low Black Unemployment Rate

Don Lemon Is All of Us After Trump Touted Low Black Unemployment Rate

by Zahara Hill   Jan 31, 2018

During President Trump’s State of the Union address, the lamentable commander-in-chief doubled down on a claim he made earlier this week regarding lowered unemployment rates among... Read More

Barack Obama will be serving jury duty in the next month.

Obama Advises Trump to Use Social Media Responsibly

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 04, 2017

You would think that in being president of the United States, one would be selective in what he posts on social media. In the era... Read More

Why Obama Couldn’t Turn 90 Percent Into 60 Votes

Barack Obama Shares Sweet Birthday Message to Joe Biden

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 22, 2017

Barack Obama and Joe Biden’s bromance is going strong well beyond the White House. This week’s evidence is courtesy of the former president’s tweet... Read More

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Obama Seeks to Rally Black Voters on Campaign Trail

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 19, 2017

It’s been almost a year since former President Barack Obama left the White House, but he hasn’t left politics. The New York Times reports... Read More

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[Watch] Obama Makes First Post-White House Appearance

by #teamEBONY   Apr 24, 2017

Former President Barack Obama has returned to Chicago to speak to students in his first post-White House appearance. Obama will speak to students at the... Read More