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This model turned discrimination into triumph as she fronts a campaign for one of the biggest cosmetics brands in Canada in all her melanin glory.
In a time when many cosmetics companies are coming under fire for not being inclusive enough, Canadian brand Annabelle...
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By Missyllaneous This article originally appeared on Up Next ATL It’s no secret that urban agriculture is the new “it” project...
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Nas has the Christmas Spirit. The Fashionable MC is using his influence to make a political statement for...
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Style, Grace & Class Extend into the Makings of their Private White House Quarters
With only a few months to go before they officially move out, The Obama’s have let the world into...
#BlackGirlMagic, White Privilege, And An American Legacy: The 2016 Olympics In Rio Empowerment, Newsticker, Trailblazers
The 2016 Olympics may have physically ended with the Closing Ceremony, but the talk has yet to die down about several infamous incidents.
The powerful young black women who participated in the Olympics reminded the world just how magical black girls are....
Claressa Shields: Flint Michigan’s New Hope for the 2016 Olympics Newsticker, On the RYSE, Trailblazers
Shields Made HERstory as the first American Boxer to Win Two Gold Medals
“Respect me as being a woman, respect me as being black, respect me as being an athlete who represented...
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