We kicked off the first day of the Wealth & Power segment of this year’s 2020 ESSENCE Festival of Culture with a little nostalgia.
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The civil rights icon says 'George Floyd’s story is the story of black folks'.
The young actress and author has shared several receipts of racism on her timeline... and she's not done.
Johnson has faced backlash since his controversial comment last month that Black women working on Sen. Bernie Sanders's campaign are from the "Island of Misfit Black Girls."
THE BEAUTIFUL BLACK WOMEN THAT INSPIRED US THIS YEAR
The program will recognize young black female HBCU students making a difference in their communities and around the world.
First Look: Model Halima Aden Celebrates Disrupting Traditional Beauty Standards On January 2020 Cover Of ESSENCE
At 22, the Somali-American stunner is one of the first hijab-wearing models to rise to international fame, and she’s using her platform to change the world.
The “Level Up” diva premiered a new video featuring personal archives to accompany her latest opus.
And the winners are...
ESSENCE And Chase Expand Economic Opportunities For Black Women With Currency Conversations Campaign
Are you ready to take the pledge (and up your savings account game)?
Mayor Warren has made improving public education for the students of Rochester a primary focus of her two-term tenure.
ESSENCE caught up with the producer, actor and director of the short film "Quincy Brown" at the premiere of "Run Loubi Run."
One student is dead, and at least one other student is injured after a student opened fire Monday morning at Butler High School in Matthews, North Carolina, CNN reports. CMS […]
Candidate name: Cara McClure State: Alabama Bio: Cara McClure’s personal mission can be summed up with five P’s–”prayer, people, protest, policy, and polls.” Like a record number of Black women […]