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How I Do It? The Rise of an Independent Artist

Meet Jimii HitMaker, the 24-year-old, Bronx, New York born and raised artist, who is marching into the…

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black panthers

The Black Panthers: 10-Point Program

This is the March 1972 version of the document when the Black Panther Party shifted its focus from black nationalism to helping all oppressed communities

1. WE WANT FREEDOM. WE WANT POWER TO DETERMINE THE DESTINY OF OUR BLACK AND…

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Olympics

Baby Names Inspired by the Olympics—That Aren’t Simone

Name your baby girl after one of these four black women who killed it in Rio

The world may be (rightfully) obsessing over the Simones—Olympic champions Simone Biles and Simone Manuel. But…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Love Jones

‘Love Jones: The Musical’ Is Actually Happening

The iconic 1997 film now reimagined for the stage is set to tour this fall

Get the deets on the stage adaption of the critically acclaimed 1997 film, Love Jones,…

By Safon Floyd

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Top 10 Questions to Ask Before You Relocate

There’s a great quote by Oprah Winfrey that says, “I believe that one of life’s…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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Antigua

What to Do in Antigua When You’re Not on the Beach

Planning a Caribbean getaway? Here are things to check out in Antigua

With a beach for every day of the year, it’s obvious why the twin-island nation in…

By Alisa Gumbs

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sleep

Don’t Sleep on Getting Good Sleep

Use this checklist to ensure you're getting the best rest possible

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Do you ever feel like you’re being punked when the alarm clock goes…

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sonnets

Diversity Executive Shares Sonnets from Her Soul

Michelle Taylor-Jones sonnet collection aims to guide readers to healing by way of her personal reflections

Founder and CEO of full-service diversity and inclusion practice the Taylor Group, and diversity lead…

By Safon Floyd

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todd hunter

Major Editor Todd Hunter Reveals Why Some Authors Stay Winning

Editor Todd Hunter brings black male voices in the news to kitchen tables everywhere

On the heels of the much anticipated launch of  TV host and author Marc Lamont…

By Maryann Reid

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workplace wellness

7 Ways to Maintain Your Workplace Wellness

Be well, do well.

Check out these 7 helpful ways to maintain your workplace wellness despite high demands, growing…

By Safon Floyd

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traveling

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Get the inside scoop from Nomadness' panel of successful travel bloggers

Have a passion for travel but still have to pay the rent? Blogging may be…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Running

How NOT to Psyche Yourself Out of Running

As a newbie runner, how do you resist the temptation to not bow out and keep going?

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I fell off. I haven’t seen the inside of a gym in years and when…

By Kali Wilder

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women Olympians

Get Motivated With These Quotes by 8 Great Women Olympians

Their words of determination inspire us all to keep going

Simone Biles at the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
As the 2016 Olympic Games in…

By Lisa Fraser

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Miles Chamley-Watson

TSL Olympic Blitz: Miles Chamley-Watson, Fencing’s Soul Provider

Read about how the athlete sliced onto the scene and started shredding competition

The following was written by J.R. Gamble, Senior Writer:
Before Rio, we sat down with the…

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Carmelita Jeter

TSL Sports Talk 8/11/16- Carmelita Jeter and LaTroy Hawkins

Olympics, baseball, and a tribute to John Saunders

Folks, we have a special show for you today.
First, we speak with former MLB pitcher,…

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Shakur Stevenson

TSL Olympic Blitz- Shakur Stevenson

Newark's own is on the road to riches and golden things

The following was written by J.R. Gamble, Senior Writer:
You know the expression, “You’ve seen the…

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footaction

OG and New School Artists Talk Travel, Fashion, Music Biz

First installment of digital docuseries features Omarion, Casey Veggies, E-40, and B.J. the Chicago Kid

Top musical talent from multiple generations are featured in a new digital docuseries from Footaction,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Gentrification

Are Entrepreneurs the Solution to Gentrification?

How entrepreneurs can judiciously create more value than they can capture in gentrifying neighborhoods

One thing that can be said about a gentrifying neighborhood is that the market trend…

By Al Williamson

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Simone Manuel

Simone Manuel First African American Female Swimmer To Win Olympic Gold For Team USA

Olympian ties for gold medal, setting a record at 52.70 in the 100-meter freestyle

Simone Manuel became the first African American female swimmer to win an Olympic gold medal…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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todd hunter

This Major Editor Reveals The Truth Behind Why Some Books Don’t Make It Big

Editor Todd Hunter is looking for young, dynamic black male voices with a message

I sat down with Atria Books Acquisitions Editor Todd Hunter, at his Simon & Schuster…

By Maryann Reid

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hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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