BET’s “Rebel” Star, Danielle Mone Truitt, Talks About Upcoming Show and Spring Fashion

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Tuesday nights are heating up with a new “melanated” diva battling the injustices of today’s society. BET’s “Rebel” is described as  a hard-hitting, gritty, complicated and morally ambiguous drama series, featuring many issues ripped from the headlines”.  Danielle Mone Truitt Read more

Mane Obsession Releases Its Own Line of 360 Frontals

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Harrisburg, PA (March 16, 2017) – Mane Obsession offers high end hair pieces, extensions, and now they are excited to announce the newest addition to their collection, 360 frontals. However, these are not your ordinary 360 frontals, Mane Obsession has Read more

Black Girl Magic: LSU Asst. Professor Uses Technology to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

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An assistant professor in the Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering,  LaVonda Brown, is said to have discovered a way to predict Alzheimer’s Disease through technology. Brown  came to LSU earlier this year, but through her work for the Emory Read more

N. Carolina Beauty Supply Store Owner Attacks Black Woman on Video

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​​ The video above is being shared online as many are appalled and disgusted by the actions of the beauty supply store owner, who tackled and put this woman in a choke hold after accusing her of stealing.  At one Read more

Healing of a Nation

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So here we are a couple months after our Inauguration and it seems that the world is in an uproar. One thing I have found with this election is that it has single-handedly, maybe second handedly, caused the most division, bitterness, Read more

SwagHer Brand Ambassador: LadyVee DaPoet

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Name: DeVeata ‘LadyVee DaPoet’ Williams Business / Occupation / Brand:  LadyVee Productions, LLC Tell us a little about yourself. I am the founder of LadyVee Productions, LLC which includes ‘Quality Poets Society’ youth and adult creative writing/performance workshops and book Read more

#FancysThoughts: Say That **** Shemeka Michelle, This Is Not Our Fight

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So today I did my morning post from my personal page, and I asked how did sisters feel about #DayWithoutAWoman, and no one really replied. One person shared the post, but that’s it. I asked the question because I didn’t Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Marquita Wilson

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Marquita Wilson is a fitness inspiration. After the passing of her mother and having to take care of her sister who suffers from Cerebral Palsy, Wilson lost 125 lbs. She was awarded the Caretaker of the Year award in  2016 Read more

Spreading the Light Through Yoga AND Trap Music

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I did a speech about networking over the weekend, and as part of an activity I asked the room if there were any entrepreneurs who liked trap music. For those who raised their hands, I explained that we instantly connected Read more

MANdatory Awareness: Tevin Wade

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Tevin Wade is the 26 year old licensed electrician, owner of Core Electrical Contractors, LLC, and founder of Core Enrichment Foundation in Baton Rouge, LA. Though a young contractor, Wade has been making quite the name for himself. His work Read more

Curvy Chick Fitness Guide to Running. Your Heart Will Thank You Later.

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  Hello Everyone, A healthy heart is a very important factor in living a long life.  Understanding how movement can change your life and reduce the risk of heart disease and high blood pressure, is an integral part of daily life.  I Read more

Queen Sugar’s Kofi Siriboe Is Not Here For Nicki- Remy Beef

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While many are still stirring the Remy Ma and Nicki Minaj beef (or should I say rap battle?), Kofi Siriboe, is not here for it, nor is he here for bad mouthing Lauren London, or any other foolery to divide Read more

Tax Ballers- 5 Wise Tips For Investing Your Tax Return

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It’s that time, of year again when many of us who will receive a tax refund will be balling for a minute, but before you run up some commas in haste, consider a few wiser options for spending this year. Read more

Pittsburgh Steelers Antonio Brown Signs New $68 Million Dollar Contract

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Antonio Brown signed a $68 Million dollar four year extension making him the highest paid wide receiver in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Brown now will be the Steelers until 2021. In 2010, Brown was sixth-round pick out of Read more

The Illiusion of STRENGTH

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One of the biggest issues many of us face in our relationships as African Americans is the stigma of always needing to be strong. Most really have no idea what true strength involves. We sometimes throw being strong into our self-description; along with titles Read more

Author Spotlight: Bianca Jones

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    Bianca Jones, twenty-four-year-old authoress, from a small town called Lake Village, Arkansas, has always had a passion for reading. Since she was taught how to read, Bianca has always had a book in her hand. Her love for Read more

Savannah State University Makes History as First HBCU to Win Cheersport Nationals Title

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Savannah State University made history by being the first HBCU to win the first-place title at the CheerSport Nationals over the weekend in Atlanta, GA. The squad, consisting of 12 women and one man, says they did not realize they Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Shurvone Wright

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Shurvone Wright is a Nurse and has practice nursing since 1988. She has worked in many specialized areas of nursing. She has worked in the medical/surgical units, mental health, home health nursing, out patient clinics with the last 15 years Read more

Love and Social Media

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There are so many opinions when it comes to sharing our romantic relationships on social media.  Is there a such thing as too much?  In my opinion, of course there is.  Many of us love to celebrate those that we Read more

(BPRW) IN CELEBRATION OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH ONEUNITED BANK PARTNERS WITH #BLACKLIVESMATTER TO ORGANIZE BLACK AMERICA’S SPENDING POWER AND LAUNCH THE “AMIR” CARD

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A historic partnership has been born between OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in the country, and #BlackLivesMatter to organize the $1.2 trillion in spending power of Black America and launch the “Amir” card during Black History Month. Both Read more