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Check out a sneak peek from the new documentary about famed political activist Angela Davis.
The actress says it was difficult getting into character.
The new series takes a closer look at the life of a preacher's daughter.
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ESSENCE Fest headliner Trey Songz is ready to right his wrongs. Watch his latest video "Fumble," exclusively on ESSENCE.com.
Cookie Johnson observes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Celebrity dad and actor Taye Diggs shares why he's joined the Share Breakfast program to end childhood hunger.
Chrisette Michele is back with a brand new video for the first single off her forthcoming album, Better.
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