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The Life Advice That Jay Ellis Would Give His Character Lawrence

by Shantell E. Jamison

When it comes to HBO’s hit urban series Insecure, you’re either #TeamLawrence or #TeamIssa. Well, Jay Ellis, the man who portrays the former character on Issa... Read More

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13 Of America’s Most Flourishing Black Women Honored In TIME ‘Firsts’ Project

by Zahara Hill

Icons such as Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay, Shonda Rhimes are among the incredible Black women featured in the project. Read More

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Solange on Being A Teen Mom: ‘Some People Will Count You Out’

by #teamEBONY

It’s always good to reflect on where you’ve been, where you come from, and where you’re going. And megastar singer-songwriter Solange Knowles is doing... Read More

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Get Richer and Happier With the ‘Find Your Fierce Tour’

by Alisha Tillery

Nicole Roberts Jones, a career/lifestyle expert and bestselling author, has been doing her life’s work coaching women for more than 20 years. What most... Read More

And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

A lot of women fantasize about having a man kind of obsessed with them. All the attention seems sexy. The aggression is alluring. And the... Read More

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

by Diahann Williams

Tweet, tweet! Twitter is a powerful tool. Read More

Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

by S. Tia Brown

Like many people Jasmine Graham decided to become an entrepreneur after getting laid off, but unlike many of her peers she’s still in business.... Read More

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Taking Off the Mask When Things Aren’t ‘OK’

by Alisha Tillery

In everyday conversation, you’ll often be asked, “How are things?” The common response is “Fine” or “OK,” a quick, safe answer that in many... Read More

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What’s Killing Kanye West?

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

It seems the world is getting a show it didn’t pay for and it’s at the expense of Kanye West. Kanye and I have... Read More

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In Response to Trick Daddy’s ‘Advice’ for Black Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Regardless of what social media site you frequent, it’s almost inevitable that every couple of months an incident will occur that will cause a significant... Read More