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‘The Season of Style’: OSK Styles Owner Omar Kinnebrew Takes Calculated Risk In The Name Of Fashion Business Sense, Featured, On the RYSE, Style
Kinnebrew talks finding your passion, how a man knows he has style and forgetting the safety net
After transitioning into adulthood, there are a few recurring themes I’ve noticed. 1.) Nobody has life fully figured out....
Ayanna Pressley wins Democratic Primary in Massachusetts over House Veteran Empowerment, Featured, On the RYSE, Political Power
The Boston City Councilor is the first black woman to represent Massachusetts in Congress
What do you say to the young black, female politician who now holds the same congressional seat as late...
IFBB Pro Card Bodybuilder Miriam Jenkins Teaches Us How To Live A Healthier Life Over 40 Empowerment, Featured, Mind, Body & Soul, On the RYSE
The Orlando weight lifting coach and educator discusses how women over 40 can change their health habits to boost confidence and enjoy life
How does a teacher of over three decades start a bodybuilding career after the age of 50? The way...
‘Too Much Soul’ Author Cindy Wilson Breaks Down Society’s Box, Redefining Humanity Book Club, Featured, On the RYSE
The unique journey of this Asian Southern belle is more than a page turner but an intimate look into the life of trans-racial America
“Don’t judge a book by its cover”, the English idiom is often used about jumping to conclusions before knowing...
USC Student Named Winner of Million Dollar Screenplay Competition Arts & Entertainment, Featured, On the RYSE
The winning screenplay will be produced as a feature film with a budget of at least $1 million, and the writer also will receive a $50,000 education grant
The LAUNCH’s Million Dollar Screenplay Competition has found its winner. USC student Stanley Kalu, who is currently entering his...
Kenya Barris Signs $100 Million Netflix Deal Arts & Entertainment, Featured, On the RYSE
Netflix continues to secure more content from Black creators, whatever the cost!
Kenya Barris has become the newest big-ticket addition to Netflix’s lineup of television producers. The “Black-ish” creator has signed a three-year...
Virginia Tech Graduate Becomes First Black Female Nanoscientist In Virginia Featured, On the RYSE
The university uses the opportunity to increase diversity within its STEM programs.
22-year-old Richmond native Ginai Seabron makes history after graduating with a degree in Nanoscience from Virginia Tech. The first...
How Former Ebony Fashion Fair Model Dr. Jada Jackson Reframed Her Life After the Runway Featured, Mind, Body & Soul, On the RYSE
The Licensed Mental Health Counselor talks modeling career, mental health stigmas, her latest book and how everyone can benefit from therapy
“Everyone needs therapy”, urges San Francisco native, Dr. Jada Jackson. A Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), Professional Counselor, National...
‘The Most Beautiful Child In The World’ is a 5-year-old Nigerian girl Featured, On the RYSE
The 'angel-like' child model, Jare, is catching the attention of more than just Instagram fans
Portraits of 5-year-old Jare Ijalana have Instagram and Twitter users questioning if she’s real or not. Lagos, Nigeria photographer Mofe Bamuyiwa...
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