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Know Your LGBT History: Jet's Lesbian Brides And 3 Queer Events On Oct 15

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Chris Brown Wonders Why Jay Z 'Gets A Pass' For Stabbing

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.21.2013 | Celebrity

How's this for controversial: Chris Brown apparently doesn't understand why he is vilified by the press, but Jay Z "gets a pass" for stabbing someone....

Oprah Has A Message For The Haters

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.10.2013 | Black Voices

Oprah isn't just a TV tycoon, she's also a movie star (they don't call her the queen of all media for nothing). And the 59-year-old is reminding us of...

Are Black Media Outlets Still Relevant?

Posted 07.24.2013 | Black Voices

With such legacy brands as Ebony/Jet, Essence and Black Enterprise, African-American media outlets have carved out a place for themselves in a once ho...

JET Magazine Gets A Makeover

New York Times | Posted 07.23.2013 | Black Voices

On Friday, the magazine’s owner, Johnson Publishing, announced a complete redesign for Jet in print and online — the first in the 62 years of the ...

Cicely Tyson Opens Up On Breaking Down Barries

Jet Mag | Posted 07.01.2013 | Black Voices

While the term “legend” tends to get tossed around often, only a select few can truly own that designation....

Dwyane Wade: 'I Was Probably A Terrible Husband'

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

On the court, Dwyane Wade is an all-star guard for the Miami Heat. But off the court, he plays doting single dad to sons Zion and Zaire, whom he has f...

LOOK: A Gay Wedding Photo From 1970

Posted 03.28.2013 | Gay Voices

Check out the stunning photograph of a same-sex marriage, circa 1970, which took place in Chicago! The image, which was sent to HuffPost Gay Voice...

PHOTOS: Fantasia Blasts JET Magazine Over This Cover...

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.22.2013 | Black Voices

Landing a major magazine cover is usually a good thing. However, Fantasia Barrino is fuming over her image gracing the cover of JET magazine's March i...

Ebony Magazine Publisher Reveals Personal Inspiration For Backing Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.15.2013 | Gay Voices

The publisher of Ebony and Jet Magazines expressed her support of marriage equality in a poignant Chicago Tribune op-ed on Valentine’s Day. In ...

LOOK: Black History Photo Of The Day

Posted 02.15.2013 | Black Voices

A picture is certainly worth a thousand words. What better way to celebrate Black History Month than by taking a moment to acknowledge the snapshots o...

The One Thing Laz Alonso Is 'Cautious' About

Posted 01.25.2013 | Black Voices

When dating somebody, I like to see them laugh and make the times we spend together more fun than they could ever imagine. I want kids— just not out...

WATCH: Gay Couple Say Being Profiled By JET Magazine Was 'Exhilarating Experience'

Posted 12.11.2012 | Gay Voices

The first gay couple profiled in JET magazine's "Weddings" section is speaking out. Speaking from Massachusetts, Dr. Ravi Perry and Paris Prince t...

Alicia Keys Sounds Off On The Haters

Posted 11.26.2012 | Black Voices

[They] were apart for some time before we ever got together…that doesn't matter to those who take pleasure in trying to knock others down…there's ...

"In Chicago, You're Either Prey or Predator"

Barbara Popovic | Posted 12.29.2012 | Chicago
Barbara Popovic

That's the sentiment a Chicago gang member expressed to Diane Sawyer in her recent 20/20 broadcast. We talk about it on this week's Chicago Newsroom, as host Ken Davis explains...

Julee Wilson

PHOTOS: JET Picks Its 'Beauty Of The Week' Finalists

HuffingtonPost.com | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.14.2012 | Black Voices

Atlanta was ground zero this weekend for JET magazine's first-ever open casting call for its coveted "Beauty Of The Week" (B.O.W.) feature. JET ed...

Julee Wilson

PHOTOS: Become A JET 'Beauty Of The Week'

HuffingtonPost.com | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.10.2012 | Black Voices

For more than 60 years JET magazine's "Beauty of The Week" page has served as a weekly snapshot promoting and supporting the message that black is bea...

Julee Wilson

Ebony.com Gets A Facelift

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Julee Wilson

Ebony Fashion Fair Set To Auction 7000 Designer Items

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Can Desiree Rogers Take Over The Magazine World?

New York Times | JEREMY W. PETERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

If all this was too brash for Washington's schadenfreude set, then Ms. Rogers seems to have found a more suitable role. Since August, she has been chi...

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.

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 ...

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...

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...