‘Charcoal’ by Francesca Andre Tackles the Topic of Colorism [TRAILER]

‘Charcoal’ by Francesca Andre Tackles the Topic of Colorism [TRAILER]

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 10, 2018

With her short film, Francesca Andre intends to spark a grand conversation about Colorism. The contentious topic, Colorism continues to permeate the African-American community.... Read More

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Russell Simmons Pauses #NotMe Campaign

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 09, 2018

Russell Simmons has seemed to place his #NotMe campaign on pause, Page Six reports. The mogul launched a crusade to clear his name after... Read More

Happy Founders Day to the Brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.!

Happy Founders Day to the Brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.!

by Bianca Garwood   Jan 09, 2018

Today, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc is celebrating 104 years of continuous Brotherhood, Scholarship, and Service! Founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C. on... Read More

Oprah Winfrey honored in TIME's 'Firsts' series.

Director of Obama Reelection Campaign to Oprah: ‘Call Me’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 08, 2018

Yesterday, Oprah Winfrey took home the most prestigious honor at the Golden Globes: the Cecil B. DeMille Award. The media mogul, gave a very... Read More

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Kappa Alpha Psi Celebrates 107 Years of Achievement!

by Bianca Garwood   Jan 05, 2018

Happy #J5 to the members of Kappa Alpha Psi! Today, on January 5, 2018, the men of Kappa Alpha Psi celebrate 107 years of... Read More

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Serena Williams to Pass on Australian Open: ‘I Will Need a Little More Time’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 05, 2018

If you’re a huge fan of Serena Williams then prepare to be disappointed. The tennis star announced that after four months of giving birth... Read More

Keisha Lance Bottoms is No. 1 on ‘Inspiring Women to Watch’ List

Keisha Lance Bottoms is No. 1 on ‘Inspiring Women to Watch’ List

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 05, 2018

Recently elected Atlanta city Mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms, has topped Inc. magazine’s list of  “18 inspiring women to watch in 2018.” The national weekly magazine... Read More

Drama Free Friday: How to Have A Kick Ass Weekend

Drama Free Friday: How to Have A Kick Ass Weekend

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 05, 2018

Happy Friday folks! If you’re like me, you’ve been slaving at that gig all week just to get to these 2.5 days off. The... Read More

4 Tips to Succeed in the Gym

4 Tips to Succeed in the Gym

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 04, 2018

1. Make up your mind to do so. It all starts with a thought. Just like you made up your mind to get a... Read More

The Lady of Rage Reportedly Hospitalized

The Lady of Rage Reportedly Hospitalized

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 04, 2018

Veteran hip hop emcee, The Lady of Rage, has reportedly been hospitalized. According to Essence, fellow veteran rapper Yo-Yo took to social media to... Read More