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PHOTOS: EBONY 'Sexy Issue' Reveals Some Surprises

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.01.2012 | Black Voices

Newsstands everywhere are in for a major heatwave thanks to Kelly Rowland and Trey Songz steaming up the July cover of EBONY's second annual "Sexy Iss...

PHOTOS: EBONY's Fashion Fair Collection Will Go On Display

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.29.2012 | Black Voices

If you weren't able to snag any of Eunice Johnson's extraordinary collection of designer clothes and accessories during the first-ever EBONY Fashion F...

The (Forgotten) Black Walt Disney: Jim Simon

Network Awesome | Posted 06.13.2012 | Black Voices
Network Awesome

The man they once called "the Black Walt Disney" doesn't even have a Wikipedia page and the collected clips of his original work on YouTube don't even add up to seven full minutes, but the scant few items of substance that Google can come up with tell a fascinating story.

PHOTOS: Easter Sunday Style

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.08.2012 | Black Voices

"Now they stroll up and down the aisles of the church, stars of splendor, beauty beyond measurement. Black ladies in hats," Maya Angelou writes in Cro...

FLOTUS Covers EBONY And Talks Being Mom-In-Chief

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.04.2012 | Black Voices

Mom-in-chief First Lady Michelle Obama sat down for an intimate chat with EBONY's editor-in-chief Amy DuBois Barnett for the publication's May "Mother...

Ebony's Beautiful Whitney Tribute

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.01.2012 | Black Voices

The tragic loss of Whitney Houston is still weighing heavy on our hearts. But it's touching to see various publications celebrating the legend in thei...

Desirée Rogers Re-Energizes Ebony Magazine | Posted 04.09.2012 | Media

Eighteen months ago, not long after leaving the White House, Desirée Rogers had a big problem on her hands. She had just been appointed chief executi...

Julee Wilson Gets A Facelift | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.18.2012 | Black Voices

Ebony magazine, the oldest and largest black publication, debuted it's redesigned website today. Under the direction of Ebony's editor-in-chief Am...

Herbert "NIP" Nipson

Hermene Hartman | Posted 01.14.2012 | Black Voices
Hermene Hartman

Herbert "NIP" Nipson was a wonderful man. He will be remembered as the executive editor of Ebony Magazine. He may have been the most significant African American journalists of the 20th century. He chronicled the Black experience.

Julee Wilson

Ebony Fashion Fair Set To Auction 7000 Designer Items | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.20.2011 | Black Voices

Over the past 51 years the Ebony Fashion Fair has presented approximately 5,000 fashion shows and raised more than $55 million for charity. And tomorr...

Nia Long's Pregnancy Woes (Plus Other Hot Moms Over 40)

Posted 12.20.2011 | Black Voices

The wow factor that Nia Long evoked on the November cover of EBONY magazine followed the actress' own surprise, learning that she was pregnant after ...

Inside The World's Top Black Publishing Company

NPR | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices

As the National Association of Black Journalists holds its annual convention in Philadelphia yesterday through this weekend, Tell Me More looks at the...

Experience the New EBONY

Amy DuBois Barnett | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Amy DuBois Barnett

For 65 years, EBONY has represented the very best of black America, serving as a voice for those who may have felt invisible and disenfranchised.

Inside Ebony's Photo Archives

Rebecca Carroll | Posted 09.20.2011 | Black Voices


Ebony Magazine Undergoes Huge Overhaul

Advertising Age | By: Follow on Twitter E | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Ebony magazine is introducing what it calls its first cover-to-cover redesign since its introduction in 1945 as part of a bid to regain momentum after...

Saving Ebony-Jet: One Million Facebook "Likes"

Mike Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Green

Preserving the iconic headquarters of Ebony-Jet has become a common focus of numerous debates. Some believe a part of Black American history is being sold.

Ebony Magazine Sells Headquarters: Here's a Tour

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

The elevator doors open to reveal a captivating landscape of warm orange, and rich, dark brown accents and cabinetry. This is the home of Ebony magazine.

Desiree Rogers Named CEO Of Johnson Publishing Company

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers has been named chief executive officer of struggling Chicago-based Johnson Publishing--the world's ...

What Would Desiree Do? Ebony Magazine's Next Chapter

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

Ebony is golden. The only radical change needed is within.

It's Time for the Media to Integrate the Race Beat

Dori J. Maynard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dori J. Maynard

Whatever the initial rationale behind "mainstream media" leaving white people out of the race beat, recent events argue that it's time to reexamine that decision.

Desiree Rogers Joins Johnson Publishing As Consultant

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers has been hired by struggling Chicago-based Johnson Publishing--the world's largest African-American...

Former Ebony Employees to Wear Red at Tell-All Author's Book Signing

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Hermene Hartman

Zondra Hughes has written a book on Ebony magazine. Is it fiction or is it real? Does it matter?

Magic Johnson Backs Out Of Deal To Buy Publisher of Ebony, Jet Magazines

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Retired NBA star Earvin "Magic" Johnson said he was unable to reach a deal to buy Chicago-based Johnson Publishing Co., publisher of Ebony and Jet mag...

Magic Johnson In Talks To Buy Publisher Of Chicago-based Ebony, Jet Magazines

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Retired NBA star Earvin Magic Johnson is in talks to purchase Johnson Publishing Co., home to Ebony and Jet magazines and an archive of iconic photogr...

Eunice Johnson

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

Eunice was the most Fashionable of all Fair Ladies / Who knew the beauty of Black.