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[WATCH] Founder of Largest Privately Owned African Art Collection Launches Campaign to Raise Money for Museum

Eric Edwards,launches Kickstarter campaign to raise money for museum

Founder of Largest Privately Owned African Art Collection Launches Campaign to Raise Money to Open…

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[RECAP] First Annual theCurvyCon Conference to Celebrate Plus Size Style

Event brought more than 500 plus size women together to chat, shop, and embrace their curves

Here is a recap from theCurvyCon conference, bringing more than 500 plus size women together…

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Explore America’s 11 Most Endangered Places in 2015

National Trust for Historic Preservation releases it 2015 list of most endangered places in America

National Trust for Historic Preservation releases it 2015 list of Most Endangered Places in America.

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[WATCH] ‘Hair Freedom’ Explores Natural Hair Movement in The UK

How 'going natural' affects jobs, relationships, and self-esteem

BBC documentary, Hair Freedom, explores the natural hair movement in the UK.

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[WATCH] Malala Yousafzai Shares Meaningful Message

Nobel Peace Prize recipient gives personal perspective on civil- activism

Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Malala Yousafzai, gives her personal perspective on civil activism on “The…

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African American Gamers Thrive at African American Festival

Video game creators and designers discuss diversity in gaming at AAF

Gauge their scoop on the gaming industry and their goals in ensuring black people have…

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African American Festival: BE Empowerment Zone – Money, Love, and Inspiration

Proved to exceed expectations with informative and entertaining conversations

The BE Empowerment Zone proved to exceed expectations with informative and entertaining conversations on love,…

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[OPINION] Rachel Dolezal and Caitlyn Jenner: Transracial vs. Transgender

Why 'feeling' black isn’t being black

People who describe former president of the Spokane NAACP chapter, Rachel Dolezal’s, misrepresentation of herself…

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[WATCH] Yegna: Ethiopia’s Sound of Change

Girl-band empowers women to become confident, educated, and self-employed

The multi-platform brand, Yegna, means “ours” in Amharic, and their message is all about…

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[WATCH] Franchesca Ramsey to Host MTV’s Decoded

YouTube sensation to tackle race in new online series

YouTube vlogger, Franchesca Ramsey, penned to tackle race in new online MTV series, “Decoded.”

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[PHOTOS] Women Embrace Black Masculinity in ‘Dandy’ Photoshoot

'Black Attitude' pays homage to women in mens' fashion

Black Attitude releases seven dapper photos that pay homage to black masculinity fashion.

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8 Things to Look For in a Luxury Vehicle

Stacy Swank, craftsmanship supervisor for The Lincoln Motor Company, shares her secrets

How can you tell if a car is made with quality materials and a fit…

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BE Empowerment Zone: Food, Modern Man, and Leading Ladies

Black Enterprise dives into going the extra mile for success

Empowering black men and women share the goal of reclaiming and reframing the narrative of…

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Ava DuVernay Reportedly Directing Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Film

DuVernay will become Marvel Studios first black female director

Ava DuVernay has reportedly been tapped to direct Marvel’s upcoming “Black Panther” film.

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Dr. Maurice Lee Makes Waves in Philanthropy

The successful African American pharmacist shares insights about millenials

Millennials are taking the lead on blazing bolder paths towards social justice, education, empowerment, and…

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African American Festival Day 2: The Party Continues

More music, empowerment, and celebration of black culture

There is a lot to experience today at AAF, check it out.

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African American Festival Kicks Off Today in Baltimore

Enjoy annual festival celebrating black life, music, and culture

Start your day with a little creativity at AAF in the Black Enterprise Empowerment Zone.…

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Lee Campbell’s Natural-Wine Picks for Summer

NYC Sommelier selects affordable, natural wine in good taste

The highly regarded Sommelier is known for her unique wine selections that reflect her personal…

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ABFF Remembers ‘Boyz n the Hood’ with John Singleton

Filmmaker shares insight into what inspired him

ABFF remembers “Boyz n the Hood,” a story of a group of childhood friends in…

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[WATCH] 8 Fierce and Fabulous Female DJs

These hip-hop artists are breaking barriers in the music industry

Here are several African American female DJs breaking barriers in the music industry.

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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