Web, TV & Film

Web, TV & Film

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5 Black Female Media Powerhouses Transforming TV Culture With Stories For & About Us

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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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...


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This singular moment in Hidden Figures sums up how the US should interact with Black women. During a highly classified government meeting, a group consisting...


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Was it real? Was any of it real? The way a man looks at the woman. Looks of sweaty, hot lust Or passionate, volcanic love. How does the...

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There are so many things competing for our time these days, maintaining our relationships can often feel like just one more item on our...

Mini-Lives: The New Way to Travel

Have you ever gone on vacation and completely fallen in love with your destination? The people are so welcoming and friendly, the food is delicious,...