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Maxine Waters’ Epic #Impeach45 Speech Moved a Room Full of Stars to Basically Say Dump Trump

Maxine Waters’ Epic #Impeach45 Speech Moved a Room Full of Stars to Basically Say Dump Trump

by #TeamEBONY   Dec 02, 2017

I’m reclaiming my time! Representative Maxine Waters not only called out President Trump, but she got a room full of people to join in.... Read More

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

by Chan C. Smith   Dec 02, 2016

If you don’t know, now you know. EBONY’s Thursday night celebration of Black excellence was a showstopper filled with celebrities, community leaders and thinkers... Read More

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#BlackExcellence Alive on the 2016 EBONY Power 100 Gala Red Carpet!

by #teamEBONY   Dec 02, 2016

Once again its on! The 2016 EBONY Power 100 Gala has officially kicked off at Los Angeles’ iconic Beverly Hilton Hotel on Thursday night.... Read More

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The EBONY Power 100: The Cover Stars

by Britni Danielle with Intro by Keith Reed   Dec 01, 2016

Get a sneak peek at our Power 100 cover story…. For the past eight years, the country has been both inspired and terrified by the... Read More

Our Editor-in-Chief Talks “Power” on “The Real”

Our Editor-in-Chief Talks “Power” on “The Real”

by Team EBONY   Dec 01, 2016

On Thursday evening, some of the best and brightest of Black America and beyond will be feted at our annual EBONY Power 100 gala,... Read More

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Ava DuVernay, Nas, Simone Biles, John Legend Define “Power”

by Chan Smith   Dec 01, 2016

What is power exactly? Good question. So good, in fact, that EBONY asked our Power 100 stars and they gave us their definitions (with a... Read More

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Editor’s Letter: What Being Powered Up Is All About

by Kyra Kyles   Nov 30, 2016

He sauntered into the studio with a phone in one hand and a backpack in the other, right on time for his Power 100... Read More

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How the Power of Our Vote Can Win Justice for All

by Hill Harper   Nov 08, 2016

Hill, I love you brother, but why should I vote? It doesn’t matter … my vote doesn’t matter at all. This refrain or some... Read More

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Zendaya Thrills With New Moves in Fashion and Tech

by James R. Love   Nov 07, 2016

From Disney star to social media darling, EBONY has had a longstanding love affair with all things Zendaya Coleman. Last year, we handpicked the... Read More

Yes, Jesse Williams Is Black Enough to Call Out America’s Racism

Yes, Jesse Williams Is Black Enough to Call Out America’s Racism

by Britni Danielle   Jun 28, 2016

Almost as soon as Jesse Williams stepped off the stage at the BET Awards after giving a powerful speech about racism, activism, and Black... Read More