‘Walking Dead’ Star Honors Mother with Campaign

‘Walking Dead’ Star Honors Mother with Campaign

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 12, 2018

The Walking Dead star Sonequa Martin-Green is honoring her mother by being a Stand Up to Cancer ambassador. During an interview with Essence, Martin-Green detailed... Read More

Why We Should Care About National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Why We Should Care About National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

by David J. Johns and Carmarion D. Anderson   Mar 09, 2018

God broke the mold when He made brilliant and beautiful Black women. From pulling down the Confederate flag at the Columbia, S.C., statehouse after... Read More

NMAAHC Offers Special Programming in Honor of Women’s History Month

NMAAHC Offers Special Programming in Honor of Women’s History Month

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 08, 2018

The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is offering special programming in honor of Women’s History Month. The museum announced the... Read More

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Film Contest Seeks to Honor MLK’s Legacy

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 07, 2018

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic “Mountaintop” speech, the I AM 2018 campaign will hold a contest seeking short films featuring personal narratives... Read More

Ava DuVernay

With ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ Ava DuVernay Hopes to Inspire Young Girls

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 06, 2018

A Wrinkle in Time is one of the year’s most highly-anticipated films. Not only does the film star an all-star cast and director (Oprah Winfrey,... Read More

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

International Women’s Day: Inspiring Stories from Oprah Winfrey, Others

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 06, 2018

In honor of International Women’s month, Ancestry.com is featuring stories of inspiration for International Women’s Day, which is Wednesday March 8. It’s no secret... Read More

Ayesha Curry Opens Up About Pregnancy Complications

Ayesha Curry Opens Up About Pregnancy Complications

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 06, 2018

Ayesha Curry is pregnant with her and husband Steph Curry’s third child, and according to the lifestyle expert, this may be her most exhausting... Read More

Study: Addiction to Smartphones Reportedly Taking A Toll on Sleep

Study: Addiction to Smartphones Reportedly Taking A Toll on Sleep

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 05, 2018

Our habit of surfing the web, social media and consuming of other apps via our phones is taking a huge toll on the amount... Read More

Video: Mothers Make Sons Apologize for Bullying Child

Video: Mothers Make Sons Apologize for Bullying Child

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 05, 2018

When it comes to conflicts between children, parents will either escalate a situation or nip it in the bud and two mothers are getting... Read More

UPDATE: Friend of Rick Ross Says Rapper Is Not on Life-Support

UPDATE: Friend of Rick Ross Says Rapper Is Not on Life-Support

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 02, 2018

UPDATE: 3/2/2018, 7:40pm EST Despite earlier reports, rapper Rick Ross’ friend and fellow musician Fat Trel said the “Idols Become Rivals” rapper is not... Read More