Tag Archives: women professionals

Jembere Eyewear Designer Talks Becoming an Entrepreneur and the Importance of Giving

Abaynesh Jembere supports education abroad through her fashionable sunglass company

Abaynesh Jembere talks entrepreneurship and how she supports education abroad through her fashionable sunglasses company.

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Does Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Have a #BlackLivesMatter Problem?

Democratic presidential hopeful remains the underdog as he rallies for African American voters

Bernie Sanders is the Democratic underdog when it comes to black voters, and his run-ins…

By Janell Hazelwood

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NFL Launches New Women’s, Men’s, and Junior Apparel Lines

Actress Tika Sumpter, a Carolina Panther's fan, among featured celebrity endorsers

Actress Tika Sumpter, of ‘The Haves and the Have Nots’ among celebrity endorsers of NFL’s…

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Issa Rae Talks Turning Down Hollywood

The producer and actress sits down with New York Times Mag to give fans a closer look into her career journey

Producer and actress, Issa Rae, sits down with New York Times Mag to give fans…

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Hillary Clinton’s Student No-Loan Plan Will Hold Schools Accountable

Plan would also reduce student borrowing

Seeking to hold schools accountable and reduce student borrowing, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton proposes a…

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Boston Hires Chief Resilience Officer to Help the City Cope with Stress

Atyia Martin to help city residents deal with social, economic and physical challenges

Boston hires Atyia Martin as chief resilience officer to help the city cope with stress.

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BET Brings Back ‘UnCut’: Social’s Most Hilarious Reactions

Controversial show returns as the network loses hit showrunners for 'Being Mary Jane' and 'The Game'

BET’s ‘UnCut’ is back on the air and social media is on fire about it.

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Serena Williams Turns Up the Glamour on Cover of New York Magazine

The star athlete talks upcoming U.S Open and life after tennis

The star athlete Serena Williams stuns on cover of New York Magazine, talks upcoming U.S…

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Michael Brown Anniversary: Gunfire Disrupts Peace and Activism Leaders Arrested as Protests Continue

#SayHerName activists use day to ensure female cases are remembered too

#SayHerName activists use day to ensure female cases are also remembered after the Ferguson tragedy.

By Janell Hazelwood

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Script Writing 101: Empire Staff Writers Offer Tips on How to Make it in the Industry

JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice for young writers looking to break into television

Empire staff writers JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice to young writers looking to…

By Courtney Connley

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Beyonce Launches New Flash Tattoo Line

The Beyhive can now wear Beyonce's song lyrics on their body in metallic fashion

Beyonce launches new flash tattoo line, allowing fans to wear her song lyrics.

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Bernie Sanders Names Young, Black Organizer as Campaign Press Secretary

Symone Sanders will help with the campaign's support of the Black Lives Matter movement

Sen. Bernie Sanders adds young criminal justice advocate and supporter of the Black Lives Matter…

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Danielle Nicolet Talks Sexuality, Finding a Sense of Self, and Her New Sitcom ‘Born Again Virgin’

The star of the TV One comedy says the show reflects an African American women's reality

Danielle Nicolet talks sexuality, finding a sense of self, and her new sitcom Born Again…

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Research Shows Women Are Less Aware of Cyber Threats

Malware incidents more prevalent, as lack of awareness leads to vulnerability to security breach

A recent survey by Kasperky Lab, an international software security group and B2B International found…

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Reviving Black History: New Virtual Project Gives Archive a Makeover

Freedmen's Bureau Project will make millions of records of freed slaves available to the public

Freedmen’s Bureau Project will make thousands of records of freed slaves readily available to the…

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Yandy Smith Hosts 3rd Annual Everything Girls Love Empowerment Weekend in NYC

Everything Girls Love, Women's Empowerment Weekend taking place in New York City August 7 - 9

Yandy Smith Women’s Empowerment Weekend takes place in New York City August 7 – 9.

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5 Legal Matters Prospective Parents May Want to Consider

Lauren Lake, of Paternity Court, talks financial planning for new families

Lauren Lake of ‘Paternity Court,’ shares five legal matters that prospective parents may want to…

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Confirmed: Uzo Aduba and Amber Riley Join ‘The Wiz Live!’ Cast

'Orange Is the New Black' and 'Glee' stars added to roster with Mary J. Blige and Queen Latifah

Uzo Aduba will play Glinda, the Good Witch of the South, and Amber Riley will…

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Art Industry Leader Thelma Golden Joins Obama Foundation Board

Studio Museum of Harlem head to lead plans for Barack Obama Presidential Center in Chicago

Studio Museum of Harlem head, Thelma Golden, will lead plans for the Barack Obama Presidential…

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Keli Goff: Media Maven Talks Career Autonomy, Financial Security, and Social Change

Successful multiplatform storyteller talks about the intersection of art and life

Successful multiplatform storyteller talks about the intersection of art and life.

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