Don’t Be Jealous, Just Attend Curl Envy Co’s Pop Shop

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Curl Envy Co has been creating quite the buzz in the city. This weekend everyone can see what the buzz is about at their Curl Envy Co Pop Up Shop in Atlanta, GA. Curl Envy Co’s Pop Up Shop tomorrow Read more

Author Spotlight: Tamara Mitchell-Davis

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Tamara Mitchell-Davis is an author, entrepreneur, wife, mother, and friend.  She holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) and a professorial position within the community college system.  She teaches business courses on-campus, online and within the Department of Corrections.  Read more

Sex, Kids, Relationships

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Sex is a natural part of human life.  We don’t have to deny it and we shouldn’t feel ashamed to talk about it.  As women, we’ve been so conditioned to think a certain way and act a certain way to Read more

Love Your Way Through It

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Is it selfish to say that I don’t have room for selfish people in my life? Because I don’t. My year of 2018 will be prosperous, because seeds have been planted. Not just within my brands, but within just about Read more

On the Shoulders of Giants: Elijah McCoy

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Elijah McCoy was born to George and Emilia McCoy in Colchester, Ontario, Canada on May 2, 1844. The son of former slaves, he showed an interest in engineering at an early age, taking apart toys and other items, putting them Read more

Aspire Launching New Interview Series with ABFF Studios “Idols, Icons +Influencers”

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  Series host A.J. Calloway will be speaking to  acclaimed director Malcolm D. Lee in the premiere special ATLANTA – December 11, 2017 –  Aspire (@tvASPiRE), the network that reflects, shares and celebrates the experiences of black culture and urban lifestyle, announced today that Read more

“The Black Eagle” Highlights: Tarana Burke and Doug Jones Interviews

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If you hadn’t had time to catch up on the latest episodes of Joe Madison’s radio show, The Black Eagle, here are the highlights from his interviews with Tarana Burke (founder of the #MeToo movement) and Alabama Senate candidate Doug Read more

On the Shoulders of Giants: NaNa Yaa Asantewaa

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Yaa Asantewaa was born in 1840 in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipal District, Ghana. She is widely known for leading the Ashante Rebellion against British colonialism. Yaa was appointed Queen Mother by her brother Nana Akwasi the ruler of Ejisu, an ethnic Read more

Senator Cory Booker Talks John Conyers’s Retirement and the New Tax Bill w/ Joe Madison

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Senator Cory Booker on Congressman’s John Conyers’ Retirement:   AUDIO: https://soundcloud.com/siriusxm-news-issues/sen-cory-booker-reaction-to-conyers-retirement SEN. BOOKER: “Yes, so literally the news is just breaking, and so I’m hearing the details. I’ve heard some contrary things, but as I understand it now, he’s retiring or resigning Read more

Be Unapologetic

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  Queen, be unapologetic You are fabulous, royalty at its best Be proud of all that you have accomplished Don’t let the Queenless come at you with their mess. Don’t downplay any of your gifts and talents These are God’s Read more

ATLANTA MAYOR, KASIM REED, TALKS WITH ROLAND MARTIN AND WEIGHS IN ON MARY NORWOOD’S RACIALLY CODED LANGUAGE!

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Atlanta’s got 99 problems, and it looks like mayoral candidate, Mary Norwood, might just be one of them! Last week, Rolling Out got hold of a jaw-dropping audio recording where Norwood used racially coded language during a Buckhead Young Republicans meeting back in June 2017. After urging people Read more

African Diaspora in the US, UK and Canada Can Now Directly Purchase and Send Products Home Through Mall for Africa Platform

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Just in time for the holiday shopping season, African diaspora living in the US, UK and Canada can now directly purchase and send products home to family and friends through the Mall for Africa e-commerce platform. This is a first Read more

Escape the Past : Forgive Yourself

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  We learn how to forgive at an early age.  Dating back to elementary school, we were taught that if we did something wrong to someone, we had to apologize to them.  On the flip side, we also learned as Read more

Ray J and Princess Are Expecting Their First Baby

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Singer, TV Personality, and Entrepreneur Ray J has announced that he and wife Princess Love are expecting their first child! The announcement was made today on daytime talk show The Real which Ray J guest co-hosted, and was met with cheers and excitement from audience members Read more

3 Things To Do During the Holiday Season

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Yay the Holiday Season is upon us. I just love the Christmas season, don’t you?  Singing, “The snow is fallin’ and friends are callin’ yoohoo”. Gingerbread smell in the air and the weather is chilled. Kids with their lists and Read more

B&E News: Big K.R.I.T. Talks Depression, Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s Diagnosis, and Viola Davis’s New Film

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Big K.R.I.T. Talks Depression In an interview with Revolt’s William E. Ketchum, Big K.R.I.T. discussed dealing with depression and how it is often overlooked in the African-American community. Big K.R.I.T. believes his depression was always around, it was more present Read more

B&E News: “Get Out” Nomination is an Insult, Trump’s Impeachment, & More

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“Get Out” Nomination for Best Comedy is an Insult Yesterday, it was announced that Universal Studios submitted Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” as a comedy for the Golden Globes, and many were not pleased, including Peele. In an interview with IndieWire Read more

Director Ava Duvernay To Receive the Industry Visionary Award At the 2018 ABFF Honors

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ACTOR AND COMEDIAN CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER TO HOST ANNUAL CEREMONY  Show Returns to Los Angeles Sunday, February 25, 2018    #ABFFHonors Today, ABFF Ventures announced the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors will return to the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles on Sunday, Read more

Jeff Sessions at a Loss for Words on Issues Impacting African-Americans

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During his hearing today, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III completely fumbled his answers to questioning on his department’s treatment of African-Americans, specifically in regard to black representation at the DOJ’s senior levels and a heinous FBI report on so-called “black identity Read more

Baton Rouge Man Fatally Shot During Police Escorted DCFS Visit

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A Black man was killed in a police involved shooting during a visit from a Department of Children and Family Services caseworker last night in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. According to the news, 23-year- old Calvin Toney, was fatally shot after Read more