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Nia Long on Gender Pay Gap and Men ‘Getting Rich’ Off of Her Name

by Christina Santi   Aug 28, 2018

Nia Long reflected on the wages of women in the film industry. The actress spoke with the Associated Press about the gender pay gap... Read More

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys Announces She Is the Music Initiative for Female Advancement

by Elizabeth Ramanand   Jun 15, 2018

Alicia Keys attended a National Music Publishers Association event on Wednesday to receive its Icon Songwriter award. During her acceptance speech, she revealed her new... Read More

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Ava DuVernay and John Legend Support #MuteRKelly Protest

by Christina Santi   Apr 30, 2018

On Monday morning (April 30), the Women of Color committee of the Time’s Up organization announced that they would be joining the #MuteRKelly campaign.... Read More

Meghan Markle on #MeToo: Women Need to be Empowered to Use Their Voices

Meghan Markle on #MeToo: Women Need to be Empowered to Use Their Voices

by Teddy Grant   Feb 28, 2018

Meghan Markle will “hit the ground running” on women’s rights once she marries Prince Harry in May, according to PEOPLE. On Monday, Markle attended... Read More

Nate Parker Plans Comeback with New Web Series, ‘Baselines’

Nate Parker Plans Comeback with New Web Series, ‘Baselines’

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 08, 2018

The widespread release of Nate Parker’s directorial debut, The Birth of a Nation, was shrouded in drama surrounding resurfaced news of a college rape... Read More

Taraji P. Henson’s Manager Shuts Down Firm Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Taraji P. Henson’s Manager Shuts Down Firm Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 06, 2018

Vincent Cirrincione, the Hollywood manger responsible for launching the careers of stars like Taraji P. Henson and Halle Berry, has shut down his firm,... Read More

Oprah Removes Russell Simmons From New Book Amid Rape Allegations

Oprah Removes Russell Simmons From New Book Amid Rape Allegations

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 01, 2018

Oprah Winfrey’s recent Golden Globes speech confirmed her commitment to the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements. The Cecil B. DeMille Award winner is now showing... Read More

Remy Ma on Witnessing Abuse as a Child: It Was the Norm

Remy Ma on Witnessing Abuse as a Child: It Was the Norm

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 30, 2018

In support of the anti-sexual assault Time’s Up movement, several celebrities wore a white rose to Sunday nights Grammy ceremony, including Bronx rapper Remy... Read More

Tracee Ellis Ross Paid ‘Significantly Less’ Than TV Husband Anthony Anderson

Tracee Ellis Ross Paid ‘Significantly Less’ Than TV Husband Anthony Anderson

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 19, 2018

The Time’s Up initiative has been taking strides to address sexual assault, workplace harassment and inequality, both within Hollywood and among everyday women. During... Read More

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

Time’s Up for What?

by Rev. Vivian Nixon   Jan 18, 2018

For years, Oprah has been my Wonder Woman. So it was no surprise to me that she wowed millions of viewers with her inspirationalCecil B.... Read More