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Gabrielle Union’s New Clothing Collection Is Your Key To Winning The Holidays

A few months ago, Gabrielle Union-Wade sat on the set of NBC’s Today and shared how joy, peace and grace were transforming her life. Since then, several things have changed for the 46-year-old actress, including becoming a mother! View this post on Instagram🍓x ☂️ ... this baby smell though?! Heaven 👶🏾👶🏾A post shared by Gabrielle Union-Wade (@gabunion) on Nov 13, 2018 at...

What Does It Mean To Be A ‘Well-Read Black Girl?’

In New York City an intriguing conversation can start anywhere and be based on anything. In Glory Edim’s case, a t-shirt she wore, which listed of some of her favorite authors and said “Well-Read Black Girl,” started what has now become the Well-Read Black Girl Book Club.Photo: Twitter"I would be wearing the T-shirt in public spaces in New York City," Edim...

Black Women Are Breaking The Mold Of The Conventional Talk Show Host

For years, Black women who were featured on television shows or who were granted the opportunity to host a show were chosen by higher-ups based on how marketable they were to a wide-set audience. They were expected to talk a certain way, uphold a cookie-cutter look and be seen as a “safe” choice. Nowadays, there are Black women challenging that "safety-zone"...

Michelle Obama Gets Real In Her Memoir, ‘Becoming,' Revealing She Used IVF To Conceive

Michelle Obama’s, our Forever First Lady, highly anticipated memoir, Becoming, officially hits the stands on Tuesday and organizations such as the Associated Press and the Washington Post got their hands on the book early and have been sharing notable moments from the 426-page reflective piece. PHOTO: AmazonObama makes it a point to be open and vulnerable with some...

Women Reign Supreme In The Midterms

On Tuesday, millions of people showed up to their local polling sites to cast their ballots in the 2018 Midterm Election. While some states and counties are still tallying votes due to instances such as hidden voting machines, uncounted absentee ballots and other eyebrow-raising circumstances, the election results rolled in. While every outcome may not be the one you hoped for, there...