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Everything You Need to Know About the Republican Tax Plan

For small business owners formed as corporations, the Republican tax plan will provide a huge…

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Tracee Ross is Killin’ It!

So why are people pitying her?

When Ross opens ABC’s 43rd American Music Awards as its host on Sunday, it will…

By Caroline Clarke

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Malcolm X's Daughters L to R: Qubilah Shabazz, Gamilah Lumumba Shabazz Malaak Shabazz, Attallah Shabazz, Ilyasah Shabazz (Image:

Malcolm X’s Daughters Launching a New Malcolm X Clothing Site

Colin Kaepernick is in full support

The sisters have partnered with technology company Hingeto, to bring the line to life.

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Steve Stoute’s New Venture, UnitedMasters, Disrupts the Record Industry

Advertisers will now use music data to target and speak to fans

Advertisers will now use music data to target and speak to fans.

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Cassondra Lenoir

Reigniting Your Passion With This Faith-Based Conference for Millennials

The perfect remedy for those wanting to jump-start their passions

Passion is Pursuit Conference is an entertainment and media conference for entrepreneurial millennials of faith.…

By Rochelle Turner

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Taylor Bennett

Taylor Bennett and Urban Outfitters Are Giving Back to Homeless Youth

In a Black Enterprise exclusive, the hip-hop indie artist and entrepreneur opens up about working with retailers and other projects

Music artist and entrepreneur Taylor Bennett about working with Urban Outfitters, his indie record label,…

By Selena Hill

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Black Power Couples

How Much Are Your Favorite Black Power Couples Worth?

"You know you made it when the fact your marriage made it is worth millions," - Jay-Z

In addition to being a leading example of the beauty of black love, these celebrity…

By Selena Hill

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Monday Motivation: How To Keep Going, From A 102-Year-Old Runner

In her memoir "Can't Nothing Bring Me Down," Ida Keeling shares how starting to run in her 60s helped her overcome her sorrow from the loss of her sons

In her memoir “Can’t Nothing Bring Me Down,” record-setting runner Ida Keeling shares the motivation…

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Interview: Christina Milian On Expanding Her Entrepreneurial Venture, Viva Diva Wines

The singer-actress looks to a sparkling future

Milian used her savvy to position Viva Diva Wines on her E! Network show “Turned…

By Tia Walker

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This Woman’s Plan to Improve the Quality of Life for Dialysis Patients

The healthcare startup tackles a serious and common chronic condition in the black community

Eboni Gee a wife, mom, registered nurse and woman on a mission to help dialysis…

By Kandia Johnson

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Psychologist Dr. Samantha on Overcoming Our ‘Internal Self-Image Problems’

Pay closer attention to your thoughts and beliefs, she says

Dr. Samantha offers a cutting-edge, proprietary system built on principles of neuroscience, human potential, positive…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Jay Ellis 2018 ABFF Ambassador

Jay Ellis Named 2018 Ambassador for American Black Film Festival

The actor, best known for playing Lawrence on "Insecure," represents ABFF's mission to create opportunities for people of color in film and television

Jay Ellis, best known for playing Lawrence on HBO’s “Insecure,” named 2018 celebrity ambassador for…

By Alisa Gumbs

Posted: Raises $117 Million to Scale A.I. Platform Omega

The product Omega is a 'voice-first A.I. platform that delivers natural and engaging user experiences for organizations of any size'

The product, Omega is a voice-first A.I. platform that delivers natural and engaging user…

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Watch Tiffany Haddish Tell Us How To Stay Healthy This Fall, Like Only She Can

The comedienne stars in a humorous PSA to encourage hand washing

Comedienne Tiffany Haddish tells us how to stay healthy this fall, like only she can,…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Black Vote Stops Trump Bump for GOP in Statewide Races on Election Day

The blue wave was helped by black votes

A poll found that 54% of black voters believed people of color were under siege…

By Derek T. Dingle

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One Benefit of Being Black: We’re More Resilient to Stress

Research suggests that adversity may play a role in protecting African Americans' mental well-being

Is the adversity that comes with being a minority making blacks mentally healthier and more…

By Alisa Gumbs

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[OPINION]: Thousands Visit Detroit for The Women’s Convention Inspired to Create Change

Thousands of women reclaimed their time

The Women’s Convention in Detroit brings together thousands to create change, and continue the momentum…

By Yvelette Stines

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5 Minority-Owned Cosmetic Products to Treat Acne and Dark Marks for People of Color

Melanin-rich skin is often prone to a unique set of dermatological challenges

Dealing with constant acne can be extremely frustrating, especially for people of color. Here are…

By Selena Hill

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Nurse Alice: An Innovative Treatment for Blindness

Combating an inherited condition that eventually leads to loss of vision

A potentially groundbreaking treatment for a rare form of blindness moved one step closer to…

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Nurse Alice: What We Can Learn From Wendy Williams’ Live TV Health Scare

Advice on what to do if you or your loved ones have the same scare

Although I am not a part of Wendy Williams’ healthcare team and don’t know her…

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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