Eyes on Ebony: Headlines the Week of 12/27

Three must-read stories from our sister site,

In this weekly feature, we spotlight popular stories from our sister site,

Check out  some of their most buzzed about headlines below.  We dub these three links required reading:

Dear Justine Sacco Saviors: Writer Michael Arceneaux responds to The Nation’s Michelle Goldberg’s defense of PR exec Justine Sacco.

What Inspired Ghana’s Al Qaeda/Akayida Dance?: Learn the origins of the popular West African dance in this editorial.

Why LGBT African-Americans Embrace Kwanzaa: Writer Kimberley McLeod explores the popularity of the African-American holiday among its LGBT members.