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Barack Obama, Al Sharpton & More Recognize 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Death

Today, April 4th, marks the 50th anniversary of the 1968 assassination of civil rights leader…

Rev. Al Sharpton Visits Rapper Meek Mill Behind Bars

On Monday, the Rev. Al Sharpton, a longtime civil rights activist and advocate for social…

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Presents Gamechanging New Docu-Series

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. hopes that his latest PBS documentary, The African Americans: Many Rivers…

[POWER 100 2013] The Dream Keepers

In the December/January issue hitting newsstands the week of November 4, EBONY magazine reveals our annual…

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] We’ve Marched, Now What?

“I want you to think about this: there will be a Negro president of this…

Obama: ‘both the best of times and worst of times’ for the black community

President Obama: “The Best of Times and Worse of Times” for the Black Community

President Obama argued Republicans are unwilling to negotiate a balanced deal to avoid the impending…

The Last Poets & Melba Moore Honor Television Pioneer, Ellis Haizlip

Sometimes history is reflected upon in the mirror of time to reveal unsung glories. One…

MJ’s Siblings Think Will Was Forged

It’s been a little over three years since the death of Michael Jackson, and his…