The Ebony Blade


For a certain kind of person who reads this blog (or rather certain kinds of persons) this tumblr from Ebony magazine is crack. Hard to escape the nostalgic sense that we were, somehow, more beautiful then. Whenever then is. As long as it's far from the now with all its problems of present reality.

Hopefully, they'll upload more images.

Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic, where he writes about culture, politics, and social issues. He is the author of the memoir The Beautiful Struggle.

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