Uncategorized

2018 Black Women In Media Conference & Awards Recap

Photo & Video Cred: Monite Media On March 28th, Black Women In Media kicked off it’s 3rd year with an empowering conference. Guests arrived early to enjoy breakfast and an empowering start to the conference with keynote speaker, Dr. Stacie NC Grant. Dr Grant brought in a powerful message for me he conference guests teaching… Continue reading 2018 Black Women In Media Conference & Awards Recap

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Controversy, politics

Are We Too Unforgiving of Black Women Who Use Their Public Platforms ‘Unwisely’?

I’m sure we’re all familiar with the term, "don’t forget where you come from” or my personal favorite, “you’ve made your bed so now you have to lay in it”.  These terms are usually geared towards someone who has betrayed someone or a group of people by totally disregarding those who once supported them.  Black… Continue reading Are We Too Unforgiving of Black Women Who Use Their Public Platforms ‘Unwisely’?

Journalist, Media Maven, Uncategorized

#MondayMediaMaven – Jamila Mustafa

“Good things come to those who wait… great things come to those who work!” is her motto and Jamila Mustafa's resume is proof.   Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Jamila Mustafa is quickly approaching household name status, having done work with networks from Fox to BET to A&E dating back to 2004. During her career as an… Continue reading #MondayMediaMaven – Jamila Mustafa

Inspiration

Celebrating 20 of 2017’s Black Women in Media and Entertainment Movers and Shakers!

Let’s just say, 2017 was a #BlackGirlMagic year! As this year comes to an end, its only right we celebrate the women of color who’ve showed out and showed OFF! 1. Rihanna 2017 was a big year for Rihanna as she launched Fenty Beauty Cosmetics, which was featured on TIME’s Best Inventions of 2017 and… Continue reading Celebrating 20 of 2017’s Black Women in Media and Entertainment Movers and Shakers!

Business, Tech

You Can Look, But Don’t Touch! Why One Black Girl is Going Viral Over Gaming App

The most annoying thing that you can do to a woman whose just gotten her hair fried, dyed, and laid to the side is touch it; especially if she didn’t give you permission to do so.  After moving to Portland, Oregon in 2016, Momo Pixel was greeted with a not so pleasant surprise; awkward hair-touching. … Continue reading You Can Look, But Don’t Touch! Why One Black Girl is Going Viral Over Gaming App