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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. […]

Causes

Artist Keah Adams Creates Limited Edition NFT To Raise Funds For Black Maternal Health Week

Artist Keah Adams Creates Limited Edition NFT To Raise Funds For Black Maternal Health Week

Inequality, systemic bias, high risk of complications and death. These are the realities Black moms are confronted with during their pregnancy journey. America’s maternal mortality rates are among the highest […]

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Leveling-Up Our Self-Worth With Wisdom From Achieng Agutu – The “Tantalizing Confidence Queen”

Leveling-Up Our Self-Worth With Wisdom From Achieng Agutu – The “Tantalizing Confidence Queen”

It has been a grueling couple of years living under the cloud of COVID-19 and the global devastation it inflicted in so many ways. Increased isolation periods have exacerbated loneliness […]

Family Life

5 Children’s Books Celebrating Extraordinary & Inspiring Women During Black History Month

5 Children’s Books Celebrating Extraordinary & Inspiring Women During Black History Month

Black History Month this year has certainly taken on a different meaning for us. With the continual attacks on voting rights, the fear of Critical Race Theory being taught in […]

Entertainment

Karinda Dobbins’ Debut Comedy Album Delivers Hilarious Take On Lesbian Weddings, Hiking While Black & More

Karinda Dobbins’ Debut Comedy Album Delivers Hilarious Take On Lesbian Weddings, Hiking While Black & More

Let’s be really honest – the world is BLEAK right now, so when we had the chance to listen to a preview of Karinda Dobbins’ debut comedy album ‘Black & […]

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Rebel Girls Releases “Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls: 100 Real-Life Tales Of Black Girl Magic”

Rebel Girls Releases “Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls: 100 Real-Life Tales Of Black Girl Magic”

You already know the popular book, started by a viral Kickstarter campaign, which went on to become a global phenomenon that literally turned the pink princess culture into a young […]

Interviews

Meet Nadirah P  – The Comedian & Creator Bringing Joy & Authenticity To Instagram

Meet Nadirah P – The Comedian & Creator Bringing Joy & Authenticity To Instagram

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nadirah P. (@nadirah.p) There’s a LOT to be worried about these days when digesting the daily news, and social media doom-scrolling […]

Entertainment

New Novel Follows A Woman’s Search For Answers About A Mother Who Died While Giving Birth

New Novel Follows A Woman’s Search For Answers About A Mother Who Died While Giving Birth

Debut author M Shelly Conner released her new book ‘everyman: A Novel’ which is a fascinating story combining themes of identity, political unrest, family, belonging, and love. In this captivating […]

Creativity

All-Black Femme Creative Team Giving A Modern Take On Shakespeare’s OTHELLO

All-Black Femme Creative Team Giving A Modern Take On Shakespeare’s OTHELLO

Between April 8 -17, 2021, the Women’s Theatre Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina, is putting on a virtual performance of Shakespeare’s iconic Othello play, but with a unique and modern […]

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Alex Williams founder and CEO of Holistic Hyperbarics

Meet Oakland Social Impact Hero & Black Woman Wellness Founder Alex Williams

February was Black History Month and March is Women’s History Month. So what better way to celebrate the everyday heroes among us than amplifying the work of Black Women who […]

Interviews

Starting 2021 On A Happy Note, With Victoria’s Joyful Creations

Starting 2021 On A Happy Note, With Victoria’s Joyful Creations

We could all do with a big dose of positivity and joy to start 2021. And there’s no one better to help us do this than entrepreneur and founder of […]

Contributors

Some Good 2020 News You May Have Missed: ALA Appointed Its First-Ever Black Woman Executive Director

Some Good 2020 News You May Have Missed: ALA Appointed Its First-Ever Black Woman Executive Director

By Valerie Brett Shaindlin Amidst all the tragic news of 2020, there was a bright spot you might have missed: Tracie D. Hall became the first female African American executive […]

Interviews

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Every successful entrepreneur has one sentence in common: “My parents thought I was crazy.” So it goes for Stacy Kirk, one of the only Black female founders of a major […]

Fashion & Beauty, Interviews

Atlanta Fashion Designer Launches Fall Collection Inspired By Her Team Of All Black Women

Atlanta Fashion Designer Launches Fall Collection Inspired By Her Team Of All Black Women

If you haven’t yet heard about Atlanta-based designer Iman Ingram and her label By Iman Akilah, it’s time to get familiar as she is launching her second collection just in […]

Interviews

Meet Coleen Otero – The “CEO Chick” Who Helps WOC Entrepreneurs Collaborate, Create & Dominate

Meet Coleen Otero – The “CEO Chick” Who Helps WOC Entrepreneurs Collaborate, Create & Dominate

According to the 2019 Amex State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Black women-owned businesses make up 21% of all women-owned businesses, are the largest segment following non-minority owned businesses in the […]