Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): As I’ve gotten older, my patience with the media coverage around elections in this country as well as with the political armchair analysts on social […]
The short film by fashion designer Adrina Fanore and director Davis Northern connects modern Black femininity to its roots in ancient Egypt.
'Widows' Forces The Whole Cast To Listen To A Black Woman And Viola Davis Explains Why That's Important
Being a successful Black woman in Hollywood is not as rare as it once was. But it's still not as common as it should be.
Black women are making unapologetic waves with their own talk shows!
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): The life or death fear of childbirth for Black women is generations old, as we have believed it to be something that was innate to […]
Former Apprentice Star Tara Dowdell On Why Donald Trump Hates Black Women: 'We Are The One Group That Has Not Fallen For His Con'
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): It’s not news that Donald Trump likes to be the center of attention and to have people defer to him. And that, according to former The […]
With the crucial 2018 mid-term elections just weeks away, here's a break down of all the magic that can happen when Black women vote.
Ella Mai's "Own It" pays homage to Adina's "T-Shirt & Panties" in the best way possible. Hear it for yourself!
ESSENCE Festival 2018 Celebrates A $280 Million Economic Impact On The State Of Louisiana And The City Of New Orleans
Check out a "by-the-numbers" break down of this year's Festival and then be sure to join us for the 25th ESSENCE Festival in 2019!
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): As a Black actress in Hollywood who has built a successful career portraying strong, multifaceted women on screen, Angela Bassett knows a thing or two […]
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): If you’ve been sleeping on alternative R&B songstress Mereba, it’s high time you woke up, and her latest single is more than enough to get […]
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): Imagine showing up to your local courthouse to request an order of protection, a bit frazzled and overwhelmed, as anyone might be who is seeking […]
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): A holistic approach to wellness is more than diet and exercise. In fact, it should also include your hair care. Yes, even your hair care. […]
Yemi Alade: ‘Once You Embrace Everything Authentic About Being A Black Woman, Everything Else Falls Into Place’
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): Afropop songstress Yemi Alade is confident, vibrant and shaking up the music world one infectious dance move at a time. The video for her latest […]
"If it's being [expressed] in a public space, we're expected to be very pulled up and very safe. We're saying the same things, but folks only want to hear it in a certain way."
Jessica Watson is making major career strides and hoping to inspire other young women along the way.
Disable DS: is_singular( 'article' ): The Democratic Congressional Committee announced on Wednesday that it would be supporting Connecticut congressional candidate Jahana Hayes, making her the latest Black woman to be […]