black business

Meet the Chicago Woman Behind Brown Sugar Bakery

by Andrea V. Watson   Feb 10, 2017

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in African... Read More

[Watch] EBONY Celebration of Champions

[Watch] EBONY Celebration of Champions

by #teamEBONY   Feb 09, 2017

EBONY threw a party for the ages in Houston to celebrate not only the Super Bowl weekend, but to elevate NFL players who have... Read More

Obama

What’s POTUS44 Up to These Days? Hanging Loose, That’s What.

by #teamEBONY   Feb 07, 2017

What do you do after you’ve serve for eight years as the leader of the free world, faced down dangerous enemies, put together a... Read More

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Johnson Publishing Building in Chicago Up for Landmark Designation

by #teamEBONY   Feb 03, 2017

The former headquarters of Johnson Publishing Co., where founder John H. Johnson produced EBONY, JET and several other publications for decades in downtown Chicago... Read More

Chicago

Chicago Trainer Pulls Kids from the Street to the Gym

by Andrea V. Watson   Feb 02, 2017

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in African... Read More

Trump

Trump’s Awkward Black History Month Moment

by #teamEBONY   Feb 01, 2017

President Trump, fresh off announcing his choice for a new U.S. Supreme Court justice, convened a meeting of conservative Black supporters on Wednesday at... Read More

Jackson

[In My Lifetime] Rev. Jesse Jackson Remembers the First National Black Political Convention

by #teamEBONY   Feb 01, 2017

After the 1968 assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, the Civil Rights movement had to decide which direction to take. Organizations like CORE and... Read More

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Chris Tucker Shares A Classic Michael Jackson Story

by #TeamEBONY   Jan 23, 2017

Who doesn’t love a good story? First, we received a classic Prince one from Jimmy Jam and we can now add this Michael Jackson... Read More

[Listen] Martin Luther King, 50 Years Ago, on Vietnam

[Listen] Martin Luther King, 50 Years Ago, on Vietnam

by #teamEBONY   Jan 16, 2017

By 1967, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. had become more frustrated with the number of soldiers dying in Vietnam, feeling that the effort to... Read More

FLOTUS

[Watch] Michelle Obama Makes Emotional Final Public Speech as FLOTUS

by #teamEBONY   Jan 06, 2017

First Lady Michelle Obama is speaking at the 2017 School Counselor of the Year event at the White House in her final public speech... Read More