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Lu Sierra

Meet Lu Sierra: The Runway Coach Behind Miss USA Winner Deshauna Barber

Former model turned teaching presences and empowerment into a successful business

Behind this year’s Miss USA pageant, is Lu Sierra, a runway expert who coached five of the…

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American Black Film Festival

American Black Film Festival Kicks Off TODAY in Miami

Embrace the nation's largest gathering of black film and TV enthusiasts

Join promising filmmakers, artists, influencers, and content creators on Miami Beach for the 20th Annual…

By Safon Floyd

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HIV

New Film to Explore Black Love, Dating, and HIV

Nathan Hale Williams ‘90 days’ of dating confronts the realities of living and loving with HIV

Film and television writer, director and producer Nathan Hale Williams is considered as a prolific…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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ebony magazine

Ebony Magazine Sold To Texas Firm, New Editor in Chief

Ebony magazine sold its properties to the Black-owned Clear View Group, a Texas firm, after 71…

By Maryann Reid

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inventor

Retirees Need Better Understanding of Home Equity

Majority want to stay in their homes, but don’t know how to cash in

“We know that home equity is an important part of the household wealth passage for…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Dana White

Leadership Expert Dana White Talks Career, Sacrifice, and Balance

Sure, you can have it all--just not at the same time

Find out the price to be paid for success.

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Women

Rules for Creating Contagious Positivity in Your Workplace

There are plenty of ways you can spread positive vibes to counter all that bad energy

There are plenty of ways you can spread positive vibes to counter all that bad…

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Compassion

Compassion Is Your Most Effective Business Tool

Best leaders know that empathy forges the strong bonds that engage the hearts and minds of team members

Arriving in Haiti in early 2010 was a devastating experience. As our plane circled the…

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engineers

Nerd Power: From Engineers to Entrepreneurs

Many engineers are hesitant to strike out on their own as entrepreneurs. But there are rich rewards for those who do

“For minorities, many who grow up in underprivileged communities, if you, for instance, go to…

By Samara Lynn

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Minute Weave Raises Over $15,000 On Kickstarter

This black family business got 101 backers for their hair weaving system in 30 days using crowdfunding

Minute Weave is a quick-weave installation and styling system founded by a family of engineers,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson to Give $2.5M in Scholarships to SC State

Urges the 'socially responsible' to support HBCUs

I am overjoyed by the opportunity to continue my commitment to higher education through my…

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American Black Film Festival

American Black Film Festival Encores at BET Experience

The festival travels from Miami to L.A. for two days of films and master classes.

Catch the encore of the American Black Film Festival at BET Experience, June 24-26.

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Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey Delivers Commencement Address at Alabama State

Beloved TV personality is awarded an honorary doctorate

“Success is for yourself. Great people change other people’s lives.… Take this degree and go…

By Robin White Goode

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Muhammad Ali

Remembering Muhammad Ali: 10 Takeaways From Will Smith’s Interview With Oprah Winfrey

Revelations from OWN’s rebroadcast of the interview with Smith and Ali

In memory of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, OWN presented a special re-airing of the boxer’s…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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rainbow fashion

Rainbow Fashion Week Is Going Green And Making Queer Style A Movement

Designer Jag Beckford is mixing fashion and social responsibility during her annual New York LGBT pre-Pride event

Rainbow Fashion Week “RFW” is returning to New York City for the third consecutive year,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Prince

Prince Inducted Into Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame

The icon receives a commemorative plaque in recognition for his contribution to music and humanity at large

Legendary, iconic musician, Prince, inducted into Harlem’s Apollo Theater Walk of Fame with emotional ceremony.…

By Safon Floyd

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nonwhite teacher pipeline

The Crucial Need to Expand the Non-White Teacher Pipeline

Marian Wright Edelman of the Children’s Defense Fund

I hope many or most of them will become public school teachers who love, respect,…

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Niece

How I Fired My Niece and Lived to Tell the Tale

Sometimes the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together

Sometimes, the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together.
My only sister, Dr.…

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Women summit

3 Reasons Why You Should Live Stream the United State of Women Summit on June 14

Livestream #StateofWomen Summit on Tuesday, June 14.

On Tuesday, June 14, the White House is welcoming over 5,000 women to the United State of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Laverne Cox

Actress Laverne Cox Joins Marriott Rewards #LoveTravels Pride Celebration

'Orange Is The New Black' breakout star honors LGBTQ lives in the nation’s capital

‘Orange Is The New Black’ breakout star honors LGBTQ lives in the nation’s capital.

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windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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