“There’s an audience on Fox News that doesn’t hear enough from Democrats. We have to engage that audience and show Americans of every stripe what we stand for rather than threat into our ‘safe spaces’ where we simply agree with each other." Donna Brazile
The first objective of the brand’s setup includes a $5 million fund that will be invested in community-based nonprofits geared toward helping communities of color throughout America. That's a start, find out what else GUCCI plans on doing, read more: https://trib.al/fR6HNWk
Queer Eye offered viewers a heartwarming take on a group of five gay men, not only providing men with fashion makeovers but partaking in conversations about love, loss and everything in between. https://trib.al/IW4QuE1
Since Leaving Neverland, several companies have distanced themselves from the pop icon’s imagery. Louis Vuitton removed MJ-inspired items from their menswear collection, and several radios stations in Canada and New Zealand have stopped playing his music. https://trib.al/ZN2Xuqk
💔Soledad O’Brien is currently grieving the loss of both of her parents. Her mother, Estella Marquetti O’Brien, has passed away just 40 days after her father, Edward O’Brien. 🙏🏾 our condolences & prayers are with @soledadobrien & her family... https://trib.al/OTjOkbO
Corinne Terrone, a public office worker in Connecticut’s Hamden school district, resigns after a now-viral video of her spewing hateful rhetoric, calling an African-American man the N-word and spitting at him as he walked away in a grocery store. https://trib.al/FMsxEi6
“I recognize that the song has caused much pain to listeners, as well as to my fans, my family & myself. After all the adversity we’ve been through I am determined to put this song in the past & continue moving forward as an artist...
“This song is a call to action, with everything that’s happening in the world, things can feel very dark but there is a solution...We need to put more love out into the world.” said Eddie Levert Sr. in a statement obtained by EBONY
In this clip former @WNBA player, Ashley Battle speaks with EBONY about how athletes mismanage their money & the factors that lead to that! Battle also shares information about the NBA’s Basketball Operations Associate Program. Full interview here: https://trib.al/pAiyqwG
In an exclusive clip obtained by EBONY, Jermaine Dupri reveals that tensions within the group began to grow after he began a romantic relationship with Kandi Burruss, but he denied giving the Real Housewives of Atlanta star special treatment. WATCH here: https://trib.al/aZ0DTpM
Austin Shuffield was arrested for allegedly assaulting a black woman. She attempted to call 911 when he allegedly slapped the phone out of her hand. In addition, the witness said Shuffield hit the woman with a closed fist several times. Video footage here:
#FBF Soul singer #LalahHathaway discusses receiving three nominations including Best R&B Album for #Honestly. She also spoke about remaining authentic to her musical vision throughout her career and how she hopes other women “do what they feel like instinctively...
Mohamed Bah was carrying a 13-inch knife when Emergency Services Unit officers entered his apartment. Detective Edwin Mateo claimed he was in fear for his life when he fired the fatal shots that killed Bah. The family was awarded $1.9 million. Read more:
#FBF GRAMMY nominee & Indie hip-hop artist Joyner Lucas with his gorgeous mother by his side spoke about the impact of his powerful video, “I’m Not Racist,” that earned him 2 nominations. He also discusses healthy competition among artists, promoting Black businesses, &...
“We’re also working on the TLC musical and TLC on Broadway. We’re going to create new music for those projects as well.” Chilli confirmed the news recently, the crazy, sexy and cool story of TLC is coming to the stage! https://trib.al/lfDurHy
“It snowballed into ‘I just love you so much. I always loved you. I always thought about you. I always cared about you.’” The woman claims of questionable texts & also provided voicemails to back up her claim that John Gray was the aggressor... ...
“It’s what’s in you, not what’s on you. That s**t ain’t s**t until we put it on” In the video, T.I explains how African Americans are trendsetters for what’s fly & should value that power. He's calling to boycott fashion brands that lack racial sensitivity...
This social media feud has gotten quite messy... Viral sensation Andrew Caldwell filed for a restraining order after welterweight boxer Adrien Broner uploaded a video on social media threatening to “shoot” gay men who pursued him. https://trib.al/1Wpbf64
🚨👀 Think we might have something here #EBONYfamily! Stacey Abrams is reportedly on the short-list to run alongside former Vice-President Joe Biden as he makes his bid for the country’s highest office next year. Thoughts? https://trib.al/l6er12M
“...I had to say, ‘Sorry to tell you, but we are going to have a lot of women on staff. Sorry, but I don’t want to just talk to you men all day. We need some women in here.’’ Tamron Hall shares that there were...
💔Former #TheVoice contestant Janice Freeman, 33, died unexpectedly this month from a pulmonary embolism. Her battle with lupus was listed as a contributing factor in her passing... More details on Freeman's cause of death here: https://trib.al/NIkf0Ay
💔 Veteran comedy writer/producer Eunetta Boone has passed away at the age of 63 from an apparent heart attack. Boone is the current showrunner for Disney’s Raven’s Home sitcom, created, and executive produced UPN classic One on One. 🙏🏾https://trib.al/889WZXB
“For the past several months, counsel for Mr. Kapernick and Mr. Reid have engaged in an ongoing dialogue with representatives of the NFL... the parties have decided to resolve the pending grievances..." The NFL paid both men less than $10 million each. https://trib.al/FCqUD5w
From Black women to Black LGBTQ millennials, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg messages on economic opportunity & gun violence are resonating with black voters. He believes his gay identity exposed him to shared yet different experiences of the Black community. https://trib.al/28PLcVa