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Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade Sr. Talks Fatherhood

Shares mission to build a better future by building better fathers today

Learn the importance of nuclear and community fatherhood from Dwyane Wade, Sr–the father who’s raised…

By Safon Floyd

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Langston Hughes

Amazing New Exhibit Showcases Langton Hughes In His Own Words

New book offers a little-known personal and vulnerable side of the American literary giant

The Mackey Twins Art Gallery, run by identical twins Karen Mackey Witherspoon and Sharon Mackey…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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july 4th

#FridayReads: BE’s Summer Fiction Picks

Let's crack these books open

Black Enterprise’s most highly anticipated fiction reads of the summer.

By Safon Floyd

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common

7 Motivational Takeaways from ‘A Conversation with Common’

Common discusses his work as an actor and hip- hop artist, and talks about community activism and what he hopes to achieve as an influential black artist

Common discusses his work as an actor and hip- hop artist, and talks about community…

By Kali Wilder

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black socialite

The Black Socialite and How to Head Up Your Own Charitable Events Like a Pro

Finding the right people, the purpose, and the spirit to host your own charity

Philanthropist & Rising Socialite Dr. Shirley Madhere (Image: Mangue Banzima)
Big ideas and big plans…

By Tia Walker

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Modern Man

BE Modern Man Tour Makes Mark in Atlanta

Reinforcing the notion that it is our ordinary to be extraordinary

Check out the BE Modern Man tour when it stops in a city near you.…

By Safon Floyd

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Common

Common Brings NOLA Flavor to Chicago for the Park Exchange Series

The event will featured full jazz music bands, dancing, and more

On Saturday, June 11, Oscar and Grammy-winning artist Common, the National Park Foundation, and the National…

By Cristie Leondis

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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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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.

By Safon Floyd

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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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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.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Brandon Pankey

Meet Brandon Pankey: One of the Men Behind the Roots Picnic

Credited as one of the moving pieces behind some of your favorite music festivals, Pankey manages tours and finances for artists such as The Roots, Lil' Wayne and Jill Scott

Within minutes of speaking with Brandon Pankey, you’ll understand why he’s special. While his resume…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Lingerie

Nude For All Collection Launches Lingerie Line for Diverse Skin Tones

Nude for All lingerie collection empowers everyone, from makers to wearers

Nude for All lingerie collection empowers everyone from “makers to wearers.”

By Kandia Johnson

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Miki

Miki Howard and Teyonah Parris Talk ‘Love Under New Management’

'It's in my DNA. I'm going to sing and rock out no matter what. That's what I do. I was really born to do this, this is not a choice. It's something I have to do.'

This Sunday, June 12, TV One will premiere the first film inspired by the popular…

By Kali Wilder

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life balance

Us vs. Them: Top 13 Cities for Work-Life Balance Revealed

Spoiler alert: Europe is on to something.

Find out what countries you need to escape to in order to balance your work…

By Safon Floyd

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Race

O.J., Race, and Murder: The Untold Story of an American Hero and Villain

The following was written by Selena Hill:
I was initially apprehensive about watching the first three…

By Selena Hill

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ABFF

ABFF Announces 2016 Films in Competition

The complete list of films selected for the Narrative Features, Web Originals and Documentary sections, as well as the HBO® Short Film Competition.

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) recently released a line-up of over 25 narrative features,…

By Safon Floyd

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hamilton

‘Hamilton’ Tickets Under $200 To Go On Sale For 2017 Season, Tickets High As $9,000 for 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda's final performance raised ticket prices

A new block of tickets for the Broadway smash hit ‘Hamilton’ will go on sale…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Davorio Stevenson

BE Modern Man: Meet “Mr. Business Capital” Davorio Stevenson

BE Modern Man honors 100 men making an impact in their career, community, and relationships

BE Modern Man honors 100 men making an impact in their career, community, and relationships.

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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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