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As one of the most tenacious Hollywood actresses around, Jada rarely sways from her beliefs. Don’t believe us, check out her resume.
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Being the First Lady of the United States can’t be easy. Michelle Obama exudes the kind of confidence and ambition every woman wishes she could.
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You couldn’t be the world’s richest Black woman without being tough, when necessary, and compassionate, when the time calls for it.
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A tough background didn’t stop MJB from reaching the top where she uses her story to heal others.
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From rapper to Oscar-nominated star, Queen Latifah did it all with class and lots of sticktoitiveness.
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Two years after her mother, brother and nephew were brutally killed, Jennifer Hudson still found a way to start anew.
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On wax and in real life, this Queens-bred femcee takes no prisoners.
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After the Chris Brown incident, Rihanna continued living her life out loud, and didn’t ask for anyone’s pity.
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We can always count on Whoopi to go with her beliefs rather than what everyone expects her to.
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Not content with just being a pretty face, Tyra is slowly building her own media empire.
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Whole essays have been written about her unshaven legs and unconventional ways, but Moâ€™Nique wonâ€™t budge, always proclaiming to us all that she is who she is. Take it or leave it.
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Criticized for everything from her six children to her relationship with Rohan Marley, Lauryn Hill still maintains her dignity and does what we love her for: make music that inspires.
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As the only Black woman to oversee three shows on primetime television, Shonda Rhimes is a powerhouse in Hollywood.
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Corinne gracefully picked up the pieces after her husband’s untimely death in 2005.
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Though she has rubbed more than a few people the wrong way, Naomi Campbell sticks to her guns.
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This Oscar winner has used her experience with domestic abuse to help other women get out.
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From “The View” to “Celebrity Apprentice,” Star Jones always spoke her mind. Don’t think this former prosecutor is going to let anything stop her from speaking her peace.
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She survived public humiliation when her husband revealed he was gay and still kept her head up.
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You don’t get to enjoy over five decades in showbiz by being a pushover. Ms. Patti is the definition of fierce, fun and fabulous.
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Angelou survived an abusive childhood, Jim Crow, and many personal failures to come out on top as one of America’s treasured authors.
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