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Ebony Magazine Aiming to Sell Their Photo Archive to Settle Debts


Ebony Magazine is looking to auction off their photo archive which depicts the history of Black culture. If the sale is approved by the bankruptcy court, the archive will go up for sale this July. The money that will be collected from Johnson Publishing would go to settling debts with numerous creditors. According to The […]

Mellody Hobson and George Lucas Plan to Purchase Ebony and Jet Archives

Mellody Hobson and George Lucas

In an effort to save the historic publications, business mogul Mellody Hobson and her husband, Star Wars filmmaker George Lucas, filed a court motion seeking control of the Ebony and Jet archives. It was a just weeks ago that Johnson Publishing Co. (JPC), the owner of the Ebony and Jet archives filed for bankruptcy. Johnson […]

Star Wars “Slave Girl” Costume Causes Controversy

As fans prepare for the release of the new Star Wars movie, there seems to be some controversy behind one of the outfits in the previous film. The famous “slave girl” bikini worn by Princess Leia in 1983’s, Return of the Jedi will be wiped away forever but not without a little protest behind it. […]