Aside from the tone-deaf ad trivializing action often used as a tool of social change for marginalized communities, it also leaves out a historic part of protest — Black women.
The man who once said the idea to close the infamous island was "unrealistic" is finally on board.
The Making Of A Hashtag: How Brittany Packnett Amplified #BlackWomenAtWork To Highlight Our Unique Workplace Challenges
"[#BlackWomenAtWork] was a chance to rally around our aunties and around each other to remind ourselves that we can tell the truth about our challenges — and still know we are greater than them."
We have a major couple crush on these longtime lovebirds, who will celebrate 11 years of happily ever after in 2017.
A fresh generation of performers has hit our screens—and we're completely obsessed with them! They're bringing new perspectives, ideas, and characters to entertainment and shaking up Hollywood. We can't wait to see what the future has in store.
What do you do when you're dressed to the nines and headed to the biggest event in town? You post it on Instagram of course. Take a look at the best celebrity IG moments from the Oscars. Stars...they're just like us.
The actress, who was honored with the Breakthrough Award at ESSENCE's Black Women In Hollywood event, gave an emotional speech that uplifted Black women and affirmed their role in this nation.
Celebrities brought the excellence, the opulence and the slay during ESSENCE's 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Event on Thursday night. See who stopped by our photo booth to flash a smile in the gallery below.
Black Hollywood couldn't wait for ESSENCE's 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Event! On Thursday night, celebrities took to Instagram to share some fashionable and hilarious moments, giving us a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to prepare for a night out on the town. Take a look below.
Ten years in and the magic is still happening. Take a look at all the unforgettable moments from ESSENCE's 10th annual Black Women in Hollywood event. Here's how it all went down...
With A Lens On The Black Lives Matter Era, Restless Classics Releases New Edition Of W.E.B. Du Bois' 'The Souls Of Black Folk'
With a striking new introduction written by Atlantic journalist Vann R. Newkirk II and riveting artwork from printmaker Steve Prince, Restless Classics' new edition of 'The Souls of Black Folk' is presented — in all its relevancy — as a crucial work of sociology that is applicable to the current political, economic and social climate more than a century later.
Black Girl Magic is about to take over your Snapchat timeline.
It's no surprise that the Queen would completely slay her pregnancy photoshoot (and underwater, too)!
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer confirmed that Donald Trump believes millions voted illegally in the 2016 presidential election, saying the president was presented "studies and evidence" to prove what we know not to be true.
Not only are Viola Davis, Naomie Harris and Octavia Spencer dominating the Best Supporting Actress category, but this is the first time in Oscar history that Black actors were nominated in every acting category.
Black girl magic on deck.
From the inspirational poster to the one with the tea, take a look at some of our favorite signs from the Women's March on Washington.
Solange's Performance At The Busboys And Poets 'Peace Ball' Was The Blackest Thing To See Before Trump's Inauguration
You Need To See These Beautiful Portraits Of Your Favorite Black Stars