Amara La Negra talks about Black Americans embracing her: “They understand the struggles”

The Love & Hip Hop franchise introduced the masses to K. Michelle, Cardi B and now Amara La Negra, who is the breakout star of the show. The beautiful, vivacious singer has captured America’s attention with a fresh and authentic storyline. Although she’s of Dominican heritage, Amara La Negra says African Americans have embraced her […]

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‘I eliminated white people from my personal life’ Black Woman’s retreat to heal from racism sparks outrage

A segment on Vice News Tonight exploring a unique way Black women are dealing with institutional racism has struck quite a nerve—with white women. In the segment, Andrea X discusses the Costa Rican retreat she created specifically for women of color to escape racism. The island getaway is not held at the exclusion of white people, […]

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Black Business Review: Le Luxe Beauty Studio takes self care to the next level

When it comes to beauty and haircare, black women know that taking good care of yourself takes time. Not only do we spend energy traveling to different locations to meet our beauty needs, but we also spend a good amount of money depending on where we shop. Le Luxe Beauty Studio in Brooklyn, NY is […]

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Where to find your outfit for the ‘Black Panther’ premiere

If you’ve been anticipating the opening of Black Panther on February 16, you already know that black folks are planning to come dressed to the tee. Need this outfit for the black panther premier pic.twitter.com/msrTHRoga2 — El Patron (@Ashley_Escobar) February 2, 2018   That said… my #BlackPanther outfit arrived yesterday. Y’all aint ready. pic.twitter.com/uzH9Bdl4wa — […]

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Here’s how to get your look together for ‘Black Panther’ this weekend

Black Panther hits theaters today and you already know that black folks are coming dressed to the tee.  The outfits we’ve seen this week have been amazing! We are LIVING for these Black Panther looks!!!! A post shared by TheGrio (@thegrio) on Feb 16, 2018 at 12:24pm PST We out here like ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽 . Aye! […]

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Maxwell and Michael Eric Dyson praise Susan L. Taylor and ‘For The Love of our Children Gala’

The National CARES Mentoring Movement Third Annual ‘For the Love of Our Children’ GALA was a night of celebration and black excellence in our community. Award-winning broadcast Journalist, Tamron Hall, and Professor and best-selling Author, Michael Eric Dyson, hosted the event Monday night, in New York City. The honorees were Actress and Activist, Cicely Tyson; Minister and NAACP Leader […]

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