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Working Women

How to Address a Career Gap on Your Resume

How to Address a Career Gap on Your Resume

By Ida Pettersson The unemployment rate in the US at the beginning of 2022 was 6.3 percent, as compared to 3.5 percent in 2019, and research conducted during the pandemic […]

Celebrities

“Girl On Fire” Graphic Novel By Alicia Keys: Lolo Is Our Kind Of Hero!

“Girl On Fire” Graphic Novel By Alicia Keys: Lolo Is Our Kind Of Hero!

Alicia Keys is more than a Grammy-winning songwriter, musician, and producer. She’s more than a successful actress, more than a producer. She is a powerful voice for the movement against […]

Contributors

Exploring The “Tomboy” Archetype & Gender Nonconforming Characters In Literary

Exploring The “Tomboy” Archetype & Gender Nonconforming Characters In Literary

By Shelley Blanton-Stroud, author of ‘TomBoy: A Jane Benjamin Novel’ Author Lisa Selin Davis’s school-age daughter cuts her hair short, wears gym shorts and sweats, and, for dress-up, dons button-down […]

Interviews

Casa Dos Chicas Café Founders Ana Ocansey-Jimenez and Oneida Franco

Meet The Latina Founders Of A Specialty Coffee Company Dedicated To Celebrating Latin American Heritage

For all of us coffee drinkers, we’re used to getting up in the morning, reaching for our favorite mug, and pouring ourselves a cup of joe without giving a second […]

Creativity

Award-Winning Fiction Examines Impact Of Racism & Classism On An Upper-Middle Class Black American Family

Award-Winning Fiction Examines Impact Of Racism & Classism On An Upper-Middle Class Black American Family

If there is one book you MUST add to your reading list this year, it is Toni Ann Johnson’s ‘Light Skin Gone To Waste’, set to be released on October […]

Fashion & Beauty

3 Ways Spas and Salons Are Using CBD

3 Ways Spas and Salons Are Using CBD

CBD is a wonderful compound that comes from the cannabis plant and is said to have lots of different benefits. From helping you sleep to reducing anxiety, CBD can be […]

Entertainment

Angela near her apartment in Chicago, IL
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Filmmaker Sheds Light On Mental Illness Following 3 People In A Specialty Mental Health Probation Program

In honor of BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month in July, for its mid-season finale, ‘America ReFramed‘ presented the broadcast premiere of Margaret Byrne’s award-winning documentary ‘Any Given Day’ on July […]

Health

How to Choose the Right Career in Healthcare

How to Choose the Right Career in Healthcare

Starting a career in the healthcare field can offer a wide range of benefits. Not only are careers in the healthcare industry some of the highest rated in terms of […]

Contributors

It’s Our Time To Dismantle Harmful Stereotypes About Asian Women

It’s Our Time To Dismantle Harmful Stereotypes About Asian Women

By Sheena Yap Chan For centuries, Asian women have been seen as quiet, submissive and obedient. These stereotypes have hurt us as a whole because we end up being treated as […]

Fashion & Beauty

6 Tips For Finding Confidence In Your Workplace

6 Tips For Finding Confidence In Your Workplace

Looking confident at your workplace can be a challenge, especially if you don’t feel like you fit in. It’s easy to feel like a fraud or like you’re not good […]

Contributors

I Used To Hide My Abortions – Not Anymore

I Used To Hide My Abortions – Not Anymore

By Isidra Mencos The United States Supreme Court has overturned Roe Vs Wade, which could lead to complete bans or severe restrictions on abortions on many states. The fact that […]

Fashion & Beauty

International Model Amber Wang On Her Unlikely Entry Into Fashion & Navigating Mental Health Issues

International Model Amber Wang On Her Unlikely Entry Into Fashion & Navigating Mental Health Issues

Amber Zhaoyang Wang is an international model on the rise. Originally hailing from Luoyang, China before moving to Pennsylvania as an international student, her unlikely foray into the world of fashion […]

Lifestyle

The Benefits of a Career in Psychology

The Benefits of a Career in Psychology

If you’re considering a career in psychology, you might be wondering what the benefits are. Psychology is a fascinating field that can offer insight into the human mind and can […]

Girl on a Mission

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 […]

Fashion & Beauty

Wedding Dress Trends & Designs You Can Take Inspiration From

Wedding Dress Trends & Designs You Can Take Inspiration From

When it comes to wedding dress designs, there are some that stand out more than others. This year, there are a few trends in particular that are worth taking inspiration […]