Tag Archives: Twitter

Get “Wise” With These 10 Motivational Quotes

The inspiration you need to get you through the rest of the week

Just in case you’re in need of an extra boost of encouragement, here’s a round-up…

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money experts

Twitter VIPs: 8 Money Experts to Follow to Upgrade Your Finances

Add these superstars to your "Get My Money Right" list for financial freedom

Fifty-five percent of African Americans spend an hour on social media a day. Why not…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Christine Souffrant Ntim

Startup Grind: The One Talk Worth the $750 Ticket Price

Learn 100 Random Hacks to Scale a Startup in 6 Months

After enjoying several talks throughout the day at the Startup Grind Global Conference including the…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Martellus Bennett

Patriots Tight End Martellus Bennett’s Twitter Storm: #StayWokeBruh

Martellus Bennett is not here for critics

Martellus Bennett seemed to express frustration about not being taken seriously as more than an…

By Samara Lynn

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Black History

Black History Has Nothing to Do With White People

Newsflash Mike Pence: Black history encompasses more than just slavery and "white saviors"

Rather than celebrating the contributions of African Americans on the first day of Black History Month,…

By Selena Hill

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federal

Federal Agencies May Be Telling Trump, “Oh, Hell No!”

Are scientists and federal agents pushing back against Trump's policy?

It appears federal science orgs have resorted to using unofficial Twitter accounts as part of…

By Samara Lynn

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Stacey Dash

4 Ways Stacey Dash Can Bounce Back After Being Fired From Fox

After being dropped from her gig on 'Fox News,' here are a few career options Dash could consider for her next steps

It’s not clear if Stacey Dash has any upcoming projects or gigs, but we shouldn’t…

By Selena Hill

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Twitter Trolls

The 10 Best Trump Twitter Trolls

If you're going to troll, troll smart

Many Twitter users engage in mercilessly mocking of Trump. Here are ten of the best…

By Samara Lynn

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Stacey Dash

Stacey Dash, ‘You’re Fired!’ Fox Drops the Ax and Twitter Reacts

Black Twitter reacts to the firing of the former 'Clueless' star and controversial Fox News correspondent

Black Twitter wasted no time mocking Stacey Dash after it was revealed that Fox News…

By Selena Hill

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backlash

Selling Out or Building Bridges? Blacks Face Backlash for Aligning With Trump

Are black entertainers being exploited for simply meeting with Donald Trump?

Singer and songwriter Chrisette Michele is the latest target of black Twitter’s wrath after it…

By Selena Hill

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Inauguration

At Least 52 House Democrats Will Boycott Trump’s Inauguration

Dozens of lawmakers say they will not attend the inauguration following Trump's Twitter attack on Rep. John Lewis

More than three dozen—50 at last count—House Democrats are boycotting President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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petty

In Case You Missed It: The Young, Black, and Petty Edition

A week of celebrity feuds, break ups, and uproar on Black Twitter

Just in case you missed it, here’s a roundup of all of the petty circulating…

By Selena Hill

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Why We Should Be Grateful for Our “Haters”

Critics can't hurt you unless you let them. But people cosigning on everything you do can kill you

For some people, the thought of having haters is as fascinating as wondering about life…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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George

George Michael’s Mark on Pop, R&B, and Hip-Hop Music

The late musician lives on through his influence on the sound and style of artists today

More than just a pop singer, George Michael was a music legend who influenced artists…

By Selena Hill

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Top Tech Stories

The Top Tech Stories Most Impactful to People of Color in 2016

There was lots of big news, announcements, and controversies in the tech world this year; many pertaining to people of color

Falling short of diversity goals in Silicon Valley, one company exceeds expectations; Airbnb gets powerful…

By Samara Lynn

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startup

Angel Investor’s Epic Twitter Rant About ‘Fake’ Founders in ‘Startup Land’

Angel Investor Jason Calacanis' #realtalk

A piece of Jason Calacanis’ advice for those with a startup: “If you’ve been faking…

By Samara Lynn

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Thanksgiving

The 2016 Holiday Season: Finding a Balance Between Cynicism and Gratitude

After a year in which the lows have seemed to outnumber the highs, what can we be thankful for?

In 2016, we’ve witnessed gruesome acts of police violence, the deaths of cultural icons, and…

By Jordan Willard

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media

4 Ways You Can Be Your Own Media Coverage

Who says you need a PR firm to get exposure?

Instead of hiring a PR distribution company to help your brand grow and get exposure,…

By Black Enterprise

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Twitter

4 Ways to Grow Your Company With Twitter

How to use Twitter as a marketing tool and gain results

Twitter can be and should be a very successful at marketing tool for both yourself…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Voting

Beware of Deceptive Voting Info on Social Media

Subtle forms of voter suppression are a real cause for alarm

Democrats and Republicans alike agree that every voter is entitled to have his or her…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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