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Meet Numa Perrier, the Writer/Filmmaker Celebrating Blackness, Vulnerability & New Beginnings

"You’ll never be 100% ready. Do it anyway.” ---------- Numa Perrier is a flirt. Seductively voiced with an easy smile and eyes that seem to lure...
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Meet Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i, the CBS Entertainment EVP Championing Diversity, HBCU Pride & the Power...

"I just want people to think a little longer, a little broader, and listen a little longer." ---------- Let the record show that our pursuit of...
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Meet Kimberly Wilson, the Disney & ESPN Vice President Changing the Way We Play...

"Don't be afraid to be judged. They're going to judge you anyway. You might as well make moves." ---------- Kimberly K. Wilson is a Daddy’s Girl. Defined...
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How Shonda Rhimes Changed My Life

For the majority of my adult life, I’ve been consumed by fear. Fear of being judged. Fear of being ridiculed. Making mistakes. That somehow someone...
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5 Black Female Media Powerhouses Transforming TV Culture 

During orientation for a writing position I’d accepted, the manager wheeled in a rolling-cart/TV/VCR combo synonymous with training film torture. There were sighs of relief...
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15 Podcasts By Black Women That You Should Download Today

For as long as I can remember, I've had two external loves: books and music. I could spend entire afternoons cuddled under the covers lost...

A Love Letter to Issa Rae and Awkward Black Girls Everywhere

Dear Issa Rae, I will shamelessly admit that as soon as Insecure premiered on HBO, I religiously planted myself in front of the television to...
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Why “First” Has Replaced Love Jones As My Black Love Go To

I don't consider myself a complete stranger to love. Maybe more like the best friend of your play cousin, who you hang out with at...

Our Purpose, Our Plan

WHAT'S TRENDING

But Is He Even Worthy of Your Love?

If this month has you feeling down and you are contemplating calling back that guy with the bad tooth just so you can have...