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Financial Guru Tonya Rapley Helping Millennials Get Out Of Debt In Award-Winning Series “Going From Broke”

Financial Guru Tonya Rapley Helping Millennials Get Out Of Debt In Award-Winning Series “Going From Broke”

When it comes to one of the biggest financial hurdles to getting ahead in life, student debt ranks at the top for many current and former college students, especially for […]

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Exiled Iranian Singer & Activist Releases Album Championing The Uprising Of Women In Iran

Exiled Iranian Singer & Activist Releases Album Championing The Uprising Of Women In Iran

If you’ve been paying attention to what has been happening in Iran lately, whether through numerous viral social media videos or news updates, you will be familiar with the uprising […]

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Ann Shen’s ‘Revolutionary Women’ Celebrates 50 Women Of Color Who Reinvented The Rules

Ann Shen’s ‘Revolutionary Women’ Celebrates 50 Women Of Color Who Reinvented The Rules

For many young girls of color growing up in years past, the idea of “if you can see it, you can be it” (to quote Geena Davis) was problematic given […]

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Changemaker Srishti Bakshi Going The Extra Mile For Her Mission To Empower Girls In India

Changemaker Srishti Bakshi Going The Extra Mile For Her Mission To Empower Girls In India

UPDATE: Srishti Bakshi was named the winner in the CHANGEMAKER category at this year’s UN SDG Action Awards! You may already be familiar with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. […]

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Fertility Expert Tamara Smith

Meet The Educator Working To Dismantle Infertility Stigma Among Black Women

Infertility is somewhat of a taboo topic in the black community and infertility services have long focused on white overwhelmingly on white women. Studies suggest that Black women may be […]

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“Representation Matters” – AI Expert & Global Award-Winning Tech CEO Shares Women In Stem Book List

“Representation Matters” – AI Expert & Global Award-Winning Tech CEO Shares Women In Stem Book List

By Lois Melbourne Representation Matters While volunteering with the North Texas Girl Scouts I hear leaders repeating a saying to community leaders. “You’ve got to see it to be it.” […]

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Real-Life Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Comedian Felicia Madison, Raising Money For Repro Rights At Open Mic Nights

Real-Life Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Comedian Felicia Madison, Raising Money For Repro Rights At Open Mic Nights

If you are as obsessed with the Amazon Prime series ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ as we are, well we have some great news for you once you’ve finished binging the […]

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Latina High School Student Launched A Health Directory For Undocumented Immigrants In The Tri-State Area

Latina High School Student Launched A Health Directory For Undocumented Immigrants In The Tri-State Area

For many people across America today, healthcare is often described as the number one issue in their lives, which the COVID-19 pandemic underscored and exacerbated in numerous ways. For undocumented […]

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Author Jennifer Cassetta Invites Us To Channel Our Inner Tiger In New Book ‘Art of Badassery’

Author Jennifer Cassetta Invites Us To Channel Our Inner Tiger In New Book ‘Art of Badassery’

By Jennifer Cassetta My journey to becoming a black belt in badassery started with one martial arts class twenty-three years ago. The first time I entered the dojo in New […]

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iHeartRadio’s Bridget Todd On Black Creativity Defining Social Media Trends & Pop Culture

iHeartRadio’s Bridget Todd On Black Creativity Defining Social Media Trends & Pop Culture

In the Summer of 2021 there was a viral news story about Black TikTok creators going on strike because of the lack of credit being given to their work, and […]

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I Was Tired of “By Men for Women” Nutritional Supplements. So I Did Something About It.

I Was Tired of “By Men for Women” Nutritional Supplements. So I Did Something About It.

By Samia Gore Growing up, I never thought that I would pursue an entrepreneurial career in health and wellness; in fact, I struggled with my weight all of my life. […]

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Somali-American Writer Documents Her Journey Of Resilience From Rural Ethiopia To Icy Michigan In New Memoir

Somali-American Writer Documents Her Journey Of Resilience From Rural Ethiopia To Icy Michigan In New Memoir

In her powerful memoir, ‘Warda: My Journey from the Horn of Africa to a College Education’, Somali-American writer Warda Mohamed Abdullahi not only tells the story of her own resilience […]

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Meet The Fintech Founder Helping Entrepreneurs Of Color Scale Their Food Trucks Businesses

Meet The Fintech Founder Helping Entrepreneurs Of Color Scale Their Food Trucks Businesses

We’ve all been there before: we have found THE most delicious food truck by chance in our neighborhood, but when we tried to find it again, it was nowhere to […]

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Badass Trainer Vicky Loza Calling Out Fitness Misinformation & Empowering Latinas To Love Their Bodies

Badass Trainer Vicky Loza Calling Out Fitness Misinformation & Empowering Latinas To Love Their Bodies

If the pandemic taught us anything, it was that working out can be great for mental and physical health, but that there are and endless amount of fitness trainers, brands, […]

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We Need To Talk More About Young Girls’ Mental Health

We Need To Talk More About Young Girls’ Mental Health

By Brielle Lee Social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram have a huge influence on how girls view themselves by setting unattainable beauty standards, often making girls feel less than. […]