Iconic African-American magazine Ebony is back in the news after former employees accuse the publication of unpaid wages and fraud.
For decades, EBONY and Jet magazines were the central publications focusing on the lives of Black Americans, making a path for all the bevy of publications and outlets that cater to that demographic. The vast archive of photos between the two celebrated publications was sold at auction for $30 million and will be given to […]
This coming Sunday, Issa Rae and her hit HBO show Insecure returns for its third season and the anticipation is high as expected. Ahead of her big night, the glamorous writer, actress, and media superstar is featured on the cover of EBONY’s September issue looking especially radiant.
Lifestyle magazine EBONY has sparked a variety of conversations across social media in recent times, unafraid to push the envelope when it comes to touching on necessary topics. The latest issue takes on the beauty and fashion industry, with four lovely plus-sized starlets gracing the magazine’s cover and turning heads to boot.
Saturday Night Live writer Leslie Jones appeared on the program’s popular “Weekend Update” segment with host Colin Jost, unleashing a joke referencing slavery that upset some viewers. Ebony.com editor Jamilah Lemieux took aim at Jones’ jokes on Twitter, prompting the standup comedienne to lash back on the social media network as well.
Inspired by a series of pivotal moments, journalist and editor Kierna Mayo spoke with fashion website StyleBlazer for the exclusive web series ‘How I Made It’ – sharing her strides and efforts in making a splash in the tough publishing industry and the importance of dreaming big. Currently the Editorial Director, Digital of Ebony magazine, the Brooklyn native’s impressive career spans […]