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ESSENCE understands that our readers are busy working jobs, being mothers, and pushing the culture forward. That’s why each month we round up some of the trending news you may have missed and offer you the “sound bite” version that’s easy to digest.

In this month’s edition, we’re highlighting Global Citizen’s announcement of their new ambassador (hint: he’s a Grammy-Award winning rapper and actor), spotlighting two Black chefs whose cuisine makes them stand out from the crowd, and offering kudos to D.C. public schools along with activist Tony Lewis, Jr. for changing their enrollment forms to better serve the district’s students.

Read about all of this and more below.