Girls Trip actress Tiffany Haddish becomes first Black female comedienne to host NBC's Saturday Night Live
A Black Dallas traffic reporter, Demetria Obilor, faces criticism by a Channel 8 viewer over her curvy figure.
The definition of success is when your work speaks for you long before you ever say a word. You may not know her face, but you D E F I N I T E L Y know her work. Have you seen FX's breakout hit, Atlanta (described so poignantly by Refinery29 as "often absurdist, sometimes surrealist")?… Continue reading #MondayMediaMaven – Stefani Robinson
Gabrielle Union reveals having 8 or 9 miscarriages, teaching us something about empathy.
Have you seen this meme? Speaks volumes, yes? Another tough day for Black women in sports. Yesterday, Jemele Hill was suspended from her flagship broadcast, Sportscenter, on ESPN for what they have cited as a breach of their social media policies. Hill took to Twitter on the heels of Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas… Continue reading What a Surprise: Jemele Hill Receives 2 Week Suspension from ESPN
Back in 2013, we introduced you all to one of our first black women in media headliners, Luvvie Ajayi. Then, on her site, AwesomelyLuvvie.com, she was a self described Humor Writer. Digital Strategist. Red Pump Rocker. Techie. Now...her headline reads a little something like this... NYTimes Best-Selling Author. Speaker. Red Pump Rocker. Techie. Professional Troublemaker. And making trouble she, she… Continue reading Did You Hear? Luvvie Ajayi is Absolutely WINNING!
Master of None's Lena Waithe Becomes First African-American Woman to Win Emmy for Comedy Writing