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Basketball Legend Oscar Robertson Talks NBA Lifetime Achievement Award

Basketball Legend Oscar Robertson Talks NBA Lifetime Achievement Award

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 26, 2018

Basketball legend Oscar Robertson is this year’s recipient of the NBA’s Lifetime Achievement Award, stopping by EBONY on the NBA Awards red carpet to... Read More

Shaquille O’Neal: I Wanted My Kids to Be Engineers, Not Athletes

Shaquille O’Neal: I Wanted My Kids to Be Engineers, Not Athletes

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 26, 2018

Former NBA MVP and current TNT personality Shaquille O’Neal chopped it up with EBONY on the NBA Awards red carpet, where the former Laker... Read More

White Waitress Fired After ‘N-Word Hunting’ Video Goes Viral

White Waitress Fired After ‘N-Word Hunting’ Video Goes Viral

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 12, 2018

Yet another White person is out of a job due to their undercover racism being brought to light. Footage of Missouri waitress Tabitha “Tabbie”... Read More

White Jogger Throws Homeless Black Man’s Possessions Into Lake (VIDEO)

White Jogger Throws Homeless Black Man’s Possessions Into Lake (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 12, 2018

As if going through extreme financial strife isn’t enough, a White jogger from Oakland, California, dismantled the encampment of a homeless man named Drew... Read More

Cast of ‘Dear White People’ Praises Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ (VIDEO)

Cast of ‘Dear White People’ Praises Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   May 08, 2018

The actor and stand-up known as Donald Glover introduced the world to his musical counterpart, Childish Gambino, a decade ago, releasing debut album, Camp,... Read More

Janelle Monae Pushes The Envelope With Women’s Empowerment Anthem, ‘PYNK’ (VIDEO)

Janelle Monae Pushes The Envelope With Women’s Empowerment Anthem, ‘PYNK’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 10, 2018

Janelle Monae has never stifled herself creatively for the sake of anyone’s comfort, and continues to be the rebel she is in her new... Read More

Sir The Baptist & Brandy Take on Domestic Violence in Gospel-Tinged ‘Deliver Me’ (VIDEO)

Sir The Baptist & Brandy Take on Domestic Violence in Gospel-Tinged ‘Deliver Me’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 13, 2018

Sir The Baptist’s video, “Deliver Me,” is a poignant visual that addresses the ills of domestic violence, especially as it pertains to those who... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Simone Biles on #BlackGirlMagic and Starting a Family: ‘It’s Kind of Scary to Think About!’

EXCLUSIVE: Simone Biles on #BlackGirlMagic and Starting a Family: ‘It’s Kind of Scary to Think About!’

by Teddy Grant   Feb 13, 2018

Gold medal-winning gymnast, Simone Biles, recently teamed up with Coca-Cola to celebrate the brand’s 90 years of Olympic sponsorship. “It feels amazing to join... Read More

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You Thought ‘Luke Cage’ Was Lit? Peep ‘The Defenders’

by #teamEBONY   May 03, 2017

If you’re a Blerd — meaning a Blerd in the true, hip-hop culture sense of the word — you were more than stoked when... Read More

In Our Cities: Dignity and Power Now Fights Police Corruption, Mass Incarceration in LA

In Our Cities: Dignity and Power Now Fights Police Corruption, Mass Incarceration in LA

by Mariel Turner   Apr 24, 2017

Patrisse Cullors knows firsthand how the prison-industrial complex can affect families in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old’s brother and father were in and out of... Read More