At only 24 years old, the young Second Lieutenant Thokozile Muwamba has made history in Zambia. She began to...
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#BlackGirlMagic, White Privilege, And An American Legacy: The 2016 Olympics In Rio
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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....
The Colored Girls Museum Displays The Rich Heritage Of #BlackGirlMagic
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This unique museum cherishes the skills of black women and girls as wondrous gifts.
Located in Philadelphia’s Germantown neighborhood is The Colored Girls Museum. The museum aspires to capture the cultural experiences of...
The “Colored Girl” Campaign Praises The Radiant Spectrum Of Black Beauty
Like many important beauty initiatives, this project reminds the world that black women are beautiful in all shapes, sizes, and skin tones.
Historically, blackness has been underappreciated and devalued. Fair skin and Euro-centric features have been the norm and the scale...
9-Year-Old Girl Uses Her #BlackGirlMagic To Help Homeless Women [Video]
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Her charity, Khloe Kares, provides homeless women with necessary hygiene implements.
At only nine years old, Khloe Thompson decided to take action to help homeless women in her community. She was...
Miss District of Columbia Deshauna Barber Wins Miss USA 2016 [Video]
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Proud army officer steals the show as a beautiful, fierce, and undoubtedly phenomenal woman.
Deshauna Barber, representing the District of Columbia, was crowned Miss USA 2016 on Sunday night. Barber beat out fifty-two competitors...
Handless First Grader Wins Handwriting Competition, Reminding Us All To Never Give Up [Video]
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Anaya Ellick is living proof that #BlackGirlMagic makes anything possible.
Seven-year-old Anaya Ellick, first grade student at the Greenbrier Christian Academy in Virginia, recently won a handwriting competition –...
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