Norma Desmond is one of the great characters ever written for a woman, certainly a woman of a certain age,” says Glenn Close, dressed for comfort in all black as we walk to lunch at Cafe Cluny after dropping off her loyal white Havanese, Pip, at her apartment. Pip was ... More »
Television Sasha Bonet Viola Davis is the first Black woman to be nominated for three Oscars, and while many are anticipating that she will take home the gold for her spectacular performance in Fences, to me, she’s already won. She won in 2012 when she showed up to the Hollywood prom in an emerald ball gown and a perfectly sheened baby fro. Show More Summary
Maya Angelou was one phenomenal woman. Angelou rose to fame during a tumultuous time in America’s racial history. She broke barriers for black women through her legendary contributions to art and culture. Now, a new documentary is airing...Show More Summary
Will Packer’s Will Packer Prods is joining with Paulist Productions to develop and produce The Innocence Of Joan Little, a miniseries based on James Reston Jr’s 1977 book about a young black woman who in the mid-1970s in North Carolina...Show More Summary
Joi McMillon made history in January when she became the first black woman (and only the second black person in nearly half a decade) to be nominated in the Best Editing category at the Academy Awards for Moonlight. McMillon got herShow More Summary
Listen to this model’s moving account of what it’s like to be a woman of color in fashion. Related on EcoSalon Cosmetics for Black Women are Way More Toxic than the Rest Men, THIS is How You Become an Ally to Women: #NowWhat 3 Superb...Show More Summary
This woman held NO punches when she decided to share how she felt about illegal immigrants and the ever so popular sanctuary cities during a recent town hall meeting in
This Wonder Woman Large Zip Around Wallet will hold your valuables in the star-studded style of DC’s Wonder Woman. You don’t need a lasso of truth to know that it is stylish and geeky. It is designed with gold and black, plus it features 12 [...]
Among a list of celebrated female characters like Princess Leia, Black Widow, and Wonder Woman, lies the great Hermione Granger, the brightest witch of her age. Entertainment Weekly interviewed Emma Watson, who stars in next month’s Beauty and the Beast, about Hermione and her influence on little girls and kids who grew up with the series....read more!
There’s a lot we owe to Henrietta Lacks, a black woman whose life was cut short in 1951, but not before doctors could harvest some of her cells, “immortal” cells that provided the foundation for staggering medical breakthroughs. Lacks...Show More Summary
“A true Queen Boss is woman who can build a solid foundation with the sticks and stones others have thrown at her, including society.” ~Lucinda Cross This quote is the story of our lives. This is a reflection of our truth as women. I believe that this purpose driven life we are living starts with a choice. Show More Summary
A woman in a Cudahy, California Townhall meeting went to bat for Donald Trump against immigration. Obviously not knowing how close California is to Mexico, or about how the Mexican population has always been prevalent in California… The woman blamed
THIS WAS AMAZING— A pro-Trump African-American woman went off during a town hall meeting in Cudahy, California recently over sanctuary... The post Black Trump Supporter Goes off on Sanctuary Cities at Town Hall, “Thank God for Trump! You Should be Ashamed!” (Video) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
I had lunch yesterday (Thursday before the inauguration) with a colleague and mentor. In the midst of catching up and asking how her teenage daughters are doing, a story was recounted that on Christmas my colleague's mother (and daughters' grandmother) asked the oldest daughter (15 years old) how she was feeling about the future. Show More Summary
Poetess Stella Binion has just entered the throes of adulthood but she’s wholly grasped the burdens of being a black woman in America. In her poem “Black Girls Be Boxing,” the 18-year-old high school senior uses the sport of boxing as...Show More Summary
Ava DuVernay has landed her first solo cover of ESSENCE magazine, and she’s opening up about what it means to be a successful black woman director in the current social landscape. The filmmaker, who grace has enjoyed a stellar year with...Show More Summary
ABC has named a black woman as its "Bachelorette" for the first time in the show's history. Rachel Lindsay will lead the 13th season of "The Bachelor" spinoff. The announcement came Monday night on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live." The news is somewhat of a spoiler for fans of the ongoing season of "The...
Deesha Philyaw Ava DuVernay at the New York Film Festival premiere of her Netflix documentary “13th.” (Marion Curtis/Netflix) In her book I’m Every Woman: Remixed Tales of Marriage, Motherhood and Work, Lonnae O’Neal wrote, "It's not...Show More Summary
Hooker survived the 1921 Tulsa race riots, was the first black woman in the Coast Guard.
A black man in Queens, got angry because a 30 year-old white woman jogged by him. He said, “I don’t like those people over there” and used that as his