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Black Reproductive Justice Activists Gathering for National Strategy Summit

Washington, DC event to draw industry leaders in women's advocacy

Activists will gather in Washington, D.C. Sept. 25 to Sept. 29 for the first Annual…

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Celebrate Latin Heritage Month by Joining ‘Afro-Latinas Who Rock Awards Brunch’ in NYC

"Afro-Latinas Who Rock Awards Brunch" celebrates trailblazers doing groundbreaking work within their communities

Afro-Latinas Who Rock Awards Brunch” celebrates trailblazers doing groundbreaking work within their communities.

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[WATCH] Taraji P. Henson Talks Viola Davis’ Emmy Win on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

The 'Empire' actress shares, "I think the universe is happy. Viola deserved that award."

On ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show,’ Taraji P. Henson discusses Viola Davis and her ground-breaking Emmy…

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Hillary Clinton Talks HBCUs, Small Business Advocacy, and the Obama ‘Muslim’ Rumors

Presidential hopeful talks 'the issues' with Tom Joyner, Don Lemon, Jacque Reid, and Roland Martin

Don Lemon, Jacque Reid, Sybil Wilkes, and Roland Martin joined Tom Joyner to talk issues…

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NYFW SS16 Recap

New York Fashion Week Recap

NYFW showcased Spring/Summer 2016 collections from the designers we love, along with a few new faces

New York Fashion Week (NYFW) launched the Spring/Summer 2016 collections from the designers we love…

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U.S. Defense Secretary Promotes ‘Lean In’ Groups to Help Boost Women in Military Leadership

Ash Carter says the military force should reflect the nation it protects

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter endorses “Lean In” discussion groups as part of his efforts…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Lessons We Can All Learn From Viola Davis’ Emmy Awards Acceptance Speech

Viola Davis makes history at the Emmy awards as the first African American woman to win Outstanding Lead Actress in Drama Series

Viola Davis makes history as the first African American woman to win Outstanding Lead Actress…

By Kandia Johnson

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The Power of Black Women in Fandom

When black women in fandom speak, directors and networks listen

Black Americans watch TV more than any other demographic, yet are overlooked. Black women tend…

By Kerri Evans

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MC Lyte, Bethann Hardison, Catherine L. Hughes and More Honored at 9th Annual ADCOLOR Awards

ADCOLOR celebrates diversity in marketing, advertising, PR and entertainment

ADCOLOR hosts awards show to celebrate diversity in marketing, advertising, PR & and entertainment.

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Nikki Woods’ Keys to Success: Build Your Brand and Become a Legacy

Top radio exec gives four pieces of sage career advice

[Woods] believes you should definitely work and prepare, but sometimes done is better than perfect.…

By Marquita Miller

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Janelle Monae is the Face of COVERGIRL’s Star Wars Collaboration

The galaxy superstar rocks the brands limited edition Resistance Pilot look

Galaxy superstar Janelle Monae rocks COVERGIRL’s limited edition Resistance Pilot look.

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[WATCH] Whitney White Turned Her YouTube Platform into a Booming Natural Hair Career

White talks black hair industry and how she remains authentic when making business deals

Whitney White talks turning her natural hair into a booming career on YouTube.

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Emmys Honors: Taraji P. Henson Hopes 2015 is the Year of the Black Female Actress

'Empire' actress nominated with Viola Davis of 'How to Get Away with Murder'

On becoming Emmys pioneer: ‘Empire’ star says: “Here we are in 2015, and we’re still…

By Janell Hazelwood

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BE Military Woman

‘Women Veterans ROCK’ Launch Civic Leadership Institute

Lecture series helps women veterans transitioning from military to civilian life

Lecture series helps women veterans transitioning from military to civilian life.

By Kandia Johnson

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President Obama Nominates Congresswoman Barbara Lee for UN General Assembly

Senior Democratic Whip seeks to "foster stronger ties, deeper bonds and a renewed commitment "

President Obama announced his nomination of Congresswoman Barbara Lee to serve as a Representative of…

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NYFW Spotlight: Harlem Fashion Row Honors Multicultural Designers and Influencers

Multicultural fashion designers honored at Harlem Fashion Row awards and fashion show

Multicultural fashion designers and influencers honored at Harlem Fashion Row awards and fashion show

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7 Facts You Should Know About Venus Williams Off The Court Business Smarts

A look into the tennis superstar's power moves off the court

An inside look into the off-the-court business deals of tennis superstar Venus Williams.

By Courtney Connley

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Angela Simmons and Harlem Globetrotters Presents 90th Anniversary Collection Fashion Show

Angela Simmons teams up with Harlem Globetrotters to present anniversary collection for NYFW

Angela Simmons teams up with Harlem Globetrotters to present anniversary collection for NYFW.

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Weaves, ‘Designer’ Bags and … Sports: Alibaba Teams Up With Companies to Launch New Venture

Deal comes as NBCUniversal lands agreement with world's largest e-commerce source

Alibaba, a mega e-commerce site popularly known for vendors that sell hair extensions and other…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Prosecutor Kym Worthy Leads Charge to Complete Testing of 10,000 Rape Kits

'Toughest woman in Detroit' says there's still more work to be done

Wayne County prosecutor Kym Worthy has led the charge to complete testing on 10,000…

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