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Ryan Destiny Shows Off Her Sexy New Do

Certain celebrities look good wearing anything, and Ryan Destiny is one of those people. The actress’s style oscillates between cool and classic, and her new hairdo, which is undoubtedly the […] The post ...

Added July 07, 2020

This Company Is Giving Away 100 Nights Of Rest To Black People In Need Of A Little Self-Care

Hopefully by now, Black women are beginning to recognize that self-care is the ultimate form of resistance in the fight for justice and equality. And for many, indulging in self-care […] The post This ...

Added July 07, 2020

Tiffany Haddish Cut Off Her Hair On Instagram Live

Typically when celebrities make the big chop we find out via cute social media after photos with captions expressing their feelings for their new hair or even the reason behind […] The post Tiffany Haddish ...

Added July 07, 2020

Khadeen And Devale Ellis Get A 10-Year Anniversary Surprise From Jamie Foxx

What’s better than fireworks, cake, and everything else that could come with a July 4th wedding anniversary? Well, a performance from your favorite singer, of course! Influencer couple Khadeen and ...

Added July 07, 2020

The Eating Disorder. The Sexual Abuse. How Thandie Newton Survived Hollywood

Watch how you to talk to Thandie Newton, it might come back to bite you in the ass. The Westworld actress is trending on Twitter after a vulnerable Vulture interview […] The post The Eating Disorder. The ...

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These Influencers Are Making A Mark In The Beauty Community By Being Unapologetically Black

Being a beauty influencer means you get to share your love of makeup with the world. For Nandi Madida and Shalom Blac, the job also entails empowering young black women […] The post These Influencers Are ...

Added July 07, 2020

This Company Is Giving Away 100 Nights Of Rest To Black People In Need Of A Little Self Care

Hopefully by now, Black women are beginning to recognize that self-care is the ultimate form of resistance in the fight for justice and equality. And for many, indulging in self-care […] The post This ...

Added July 07, 2020

Halle Berry Apologizes For Considering Playing A Transgender Character

Halle Berry has withdrawn from consideration for a film where she would have been portraying a transgender man. The actress announced that she was preparing for the role during an […] The post Halle Berry ...

Added July 07, 2020

Getaway Is The Ultimate Black Women’s Wellness Retreat

Hopefully by now, Black women are beginning to recognize that self-care is the ultimate form of resistance in the fight for justice and equality. And for many, indulging in self-care […] The post Getaway ...

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This Patti LaBelle Classic Still Gives All The Love Feels

Patti LaBelle brought her incomparable voice and her signature song “If Only You Knew” to the ESSENCE Festival of Cultural Evening Concert Series last weekend. After waiting for the global […] The post ...

Added July 07, 2020

Director Dawn Porter and Erika Alexander Reflect On The Life And Legacy Of John Lewis

There is no better film for the times than one about civil rights leader and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis. Dedicating the past six decades of his life to the […] The post Director Dawn Porter ...

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How Ian Isiah Used His Fashion Expertise To Excel In Music

In this current climate, for some, creating has been an arguable necessity during this trying time. Within the last few months, COVID-19 along with a civil uprising has shaken the […] The post How Ian ...

Added July 07, 2020

Curious About Trying CBD? Here’s How You Should Start

Have you ever been curious about the healing powers of CBD, but hesitant to try it? Wondering what dosage you should start at? Well, wonder no more. Thanks to Dr. […] The post Curious About Trying CBD ...

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Stephen And Ayesha Curry Aren’t Afraid Of Having Tough Conversations With Their Kids About Race

Parenting is never easy, and with racism in America currently at the forefront of the mainstream conversation, parents most navigate how to speak to their children about it and how […] The post Stephen ...

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11 Honoré Size-Inclusive Label Drops 2nd Collection

When it comes to curvy fashion, there are a few brands that get it right. Far too often, curvier women are forced to choose pieces that do not have the […] The post 11 Honoré Size-Inclusive Label Drops ...

Added July 07, 2020

Stephen And Ayesha Aren’t Afraid Of Having Tough Conversations With Their Kids About Race

Parenting is never easy, and with racism in America currently at the forefront of the mainstream conversation, parents most navigate how to speak to their children about it and how […] The post Stephen ...

Added July 07, 2020

Indiana Police Investigating Alleged Attempted Lynching Of Black Man

Police with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources is reportedly investigating an alleged lynching attempt that occurred over the holiday weekend according to the Indy Star. Vauhxx Booker, who is ...

Added July 07, 2020

Investigation Launched After Philadelphia Bar Owner Pulls Gun On Black Cyclist

An investigation has been launched following a concerning incident that left a Black cyclist with a gun pointed at him by a Philadelphia bar owner. The encounter took place on […] The post Investigation ...

Added July 07, 2020

‘Bad Hair’ Star Elle Lorraine Says Losing Her Hair Helped Her Find Herself

For Black women, the different journeys we go through with our hair can be very complex. It can be truly uncomfortable for celebrities experiencing their hair journey right before the […] The post ‘Bad ...

Added July 07, 2020

11 Honoré Size Inclusive Label Drops 2nd Collection

When it comes to curvy fashion there are a few brands that get it right. Far too often, curvier women are forced to chose pieces that do not have the […] The post 11 Honoré Size Inclusive Label Drops 2nd ...

Added July 07, 2020

You Got This, Sis! Adjusting Your Career Path During Times Of Uncertainty sponsored by Microsoft

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Added July 07, 2020

Keynote Address by Rev. Al Sharpton – Sponsored by AT&T Warner Media

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Amy Cooper Charged With Filing False Report On Christian Cooper

Amy Cooper, the woman dubbed Central Park Karen after calling the police on an avid bird watcher in the popular New York City location, has been charged with filing a […] The post Amy Cooper Charged With ...

Added July 07, 2020

Georgia Jimmy John’s Workers Fired After Fashioning Noose From Bread Dough

Four workers from a Jimmy John’s in Woodstock, Georgia lost their jobs after fashioning a noose out of bread dough and mocking hanging a colleague while laughing. According to The […] The post Georgia ...

Added July 07, 2020

State Farm & Andra Day – When Neighbors Come Together

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Added July 07, 2020