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HIV

TV Personality Karamo Brown Talks Living Positively Fearless and Stopping the Spread of HIV

Brown is bringing his bold attitude to Atlanta’s Black Pride Celebration

Karamo Brown became the first openly gay African American on reality TV when he appeared…

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Black Heritage

These 8 Cities Are Where Everyone Wants To Go To Celebrate Black Heritage

For those looking to learn about their history year-round, here are some destinations around the country that offer African American heritage tours

To the uninformed (and sometimes ignorant), Black History Month may be unnecessary. But, if you…

By Kimberly Wilson

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weekend getaway

11 Ideas For Your Next Weekend Getaway

Check out escapes that require fewer than four hours in either a car or a plane from more than a dozen major cities.

Short on time and looking for the perfect out of town spot? Whether you’re seeking…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Debra Lee

BET’s Debra Lee Tasked to Co-Chair NAMIC Conference

As Chairman and CEO of BET Networks, Lee's continual support for diversity and innovation through inclusion makes her an ideal selection for this honor

Find out why Chairman and CEO of BET, Debra Lee, as been selected as the…

By Safon Floyd

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city eats

City Eats: Take a Bite Out of the Big Apple

From kosher steakhouses to Harlem hotspots, these are some of the best restaurants in New York City

Check out this list of the best restaurants in New York City that you have…

By Kimberly Wilson

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The Cayman Islands: Discover the Culinary Creations of This Caribbean Oasis

Culinary adventures here are as alluring as the tropical breezes, and they will have your mouth watering well before you arrive

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Grand Cayman may be known for its romantic resorts, sparkling waters, and pristine,…

By Kimberly Wilson

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La'Miya Good

Celebrity Siblings Meagan and La’Myia Good Fuse Philanthropy and Fashion

These famous sisters are using their platform to reach young women in underserved areas

In 2014, celebrity siblings, actress Meagan Good and singer La’Myia Good, founded The Greater Good Foundation, with a mission…

By Daron Pressley

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fastest man

Train Like the Fastest Man on the Planet

Train like an Olympian with some tips from the fastest man on the planet, Jamaican champion, Usain Bolt

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The world’s fastest man, Usain St. Leo Bolt, continues to captivate the world…

By Kali Wilder

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Jimii Hitmaker

How I Do It? The Rise of an Independent Artist

Jimii HitMaker strategically steps into the rap game

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

By Safon Floyd

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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…

By Black Enterprise

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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…

By nursealice

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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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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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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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