As we come to the close of Black History month, ESSENCE wants to acknowledge the African-American contributions to American cuisine. And, today, we the honor the family legacies passed through food.
NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who became a household name after the 2016 book and movie "Hidden Figures," now has a NASA facility named after her.
Virginia School Apologizes After Elementary Students Were Instructed To Play A Runaway Slave Game In Gym Class
Third, fourth and fifth-grade students at Madison's Trust Elementary School in Brambleton, Va. were instructed to work in groups as runaway slaves while tackling an obstacle course meant to be the Underground Railroad.
“I never really imagined myself as a designer growing up, but I was always drawn to fashion,” says Fe Noel.
As we celebrate Black History Month, ESSENCE wants to acknowledge the African-American contributions to American cuisine. And today we focus on the role corn played in the Black American diet.
As we celebrate Black History Month, ESSENCE wants to acknowledge the African-American contributions to American cuisine. And, today, we highlight the Black-owned restaurants that both fed and fostered the movement.
Nestled between Adam Clayton Jr., and Frederick Douglass Boulevards, the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York has claimed its throne as the keeper of Black history for 85 years. Since […]
Senate GOP lawmakers say the celebrated athlete and activist is "too controversial" to be given a recognition.
The bill, which was introduced by Sens. Kamala Harris (D-CA), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Tim Scott (R-SC), will now move to the House for consideration.
As we celebrate Black History Month, ESSENCE acknowledges and pays homage to the many African-American contributions to American cuisine.
These super fun black-owned card games will keep you young, black and fly.
The "Good Morning America" anchor is part of a new video series in honor of Black History Month.
Sojourner Truth, a champion of women's rights and racial equality, is the first historical figure that Google has decided to honor with a doodle for Black History Month 2019.
We've rounded up a few titles on Netflix that explore the Black experience, dive into notable moments, and shed light on familiar names.