Father Pfleger Invites Minister Farrakhan To St. Sabina To Talk Facebook...

After Minister Louis Farrakhan was banned by Facebook last week, Father Michael Pfleger has invited the Nation of Islam leader to St. Sabina to...

Chase Bank Calls Cops on Black Mayor in His Own City

“As a Mayor and as a young, well-educated Black man living during this turbulent time in society…this is unacceptable.” By Jessica Bennett, Ebony Mayor Richard Thomas...

Indiana Teen Honors Brother Killed In Shooting With Stunning Prom Dress

Antonio Frierson always wanted to take his sister Antonett to prom. Now Antonett is helping him fulfill his dream by wearing a prom dress...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Welcome A Baby Boy!

By Jasmine Grant, ESSENCE The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced Monday (May 6th) that they’ve just welcomed their first child, a boy. The baby...

$1 Million Illinois Lottery Prize Remains Unclaimed

Mystery Millionaire Has 1 Week Left to Come Forward with Winning Ticket Sold in Chicago in May 2018 Are you an Illinois mystery millionaire?...

Johnson Publishing’s archives in legal battle

Crusader Staff Report Ariel Investment President Melody Hobson and her husband, Star Wars movie mogul George Lucas, have filed a lawsuit to take control of Ebony and...

Nation’s racial wealth divide worsens with federal tax cuts: Black families...

By Charlene Crowell If you’re like me, every time you hear a news reporter or anchor talk about how great the nation’s economy is, you wonder...

New cellphone video shows what Sandra Bland saw during arrest by...

The family of Sandra Bland — who died in a Waller County jail cell — is calling for a re-opening of the criminal investigation...

Texas police officer charged for shooting Black man

The officer, Bau Tran, fired several shots into the car after O'Shae Terry, 24, who tried to drive away while Mr Tran was speaking...

EEOC won $505M for discrimination claims in 2018

Federal agency releases fiscal year enforcement and litigation data The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) won $505 million for discrimination claims in 2018, according...