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Linda Johnson Rice

JET Shuts Down Print Magazine

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.08.2014 | Black Voices

After 63 years, Johnson Publishing Company will no longer be printing JET magazine. The newsweekly is officially transitioning over to digital at t...

The Haute Couture of Eunice Johnson

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2013 | Black Voices
Hermene Hartman

The exhibit showcases fashions from the Ebony Fashion Fair that began in 1958 and traveled America until 2009. The show was an elegant fashion show with black models.

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 ...

Are Sales of African American Art Picking Up or in Decline?

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.01.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

The fate of sales devoted to African American artists, such as those at Swann and Leslie Hindman, may become unnecessary as more auction houses include these artists in their American art sales.

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...

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...

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 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...

Obama Friends To Shakeup Washington Social Scene

Crain's Chicago Business | Shia Kapos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As a new first family prepares to replace the drapes in the White House, their Washington neighbors are abuzz about the changes coming to what has bec...

Workplace Revenge: A Worker Bee Strikes Back

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

As you read this, there is a growing scandal in the world of Black media involving Johnson Publishing Company, the parent company of Ebony/Jet magazines, and the most prestigious black-owned publishing company in the world.