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!
Ladies, if you've ever considered being an influencer, now is the time. For those of you who don't know, an influencer is someone who can have an effect on the way people make their decisions, and more importantly, what decision they make. And rumor has it, the Black woman is queen! According to the Nielson… Continue reading Black Women are the Influencers Revolutionizing the Black Dollar Check Out THIS Nielson Report!
Master of None's Lena Waithe Becomes First African-American Woman to Win Emmy for Comedy Writing
Jemele Hill, sports journalist and ESPN correspondent, has been receiving tons of attention after a series of tweets she posted in regards to President Donald Trump, calling 45 a "white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists". https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907392229290934272 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393203762073600 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393436487180292 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393610211053569 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907395085482033152 The tweets were posted on… Continue reading ESPN Correspondent, Jemele Hill, Receives a Mixture of Backlash and Support Over Trump Tweets
Effective October 2nd, Rosalind Brewer will officially take on her new role as Group President and COO of Starbucks.
I've lived, worked and studied across six continents. Work / As a writer, I work to archive Black culture through stories. Latest Project / On assignment for Time, Inc., I traveled to Cuba to explore the African history, traditions and religious customs that form the backbone of the island's identity. My work appears in the… Continue reading Feature:Johnica Reed Hawkins