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Did Miriam Carey Have to Die?

Last Thursday, Miriam Carey, a 34-year-old mother of one, was killed by police in D.C. after she rammed her car into barricades and led police on a hi...
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Black Women, Swirling, and Self-Sabotage

Saturday I got the kick-ass pleasure of attending the Atlanta premier of My Last Day Without You, starring Nicole Beharie (Sleepy Hollow, anyone?) and...
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Black Girls Code is Bridging the Digital Divide

I had the pleasure of taking my daughter to a recent Black Girls Code event…and she LOVED it! For those of you who haven’t heard of the or...
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Anthony Robinson, Founder of iloveblackwomen.net, ...

Since Mr. Anthony Robinson announced that he was starting a dating site for black women and men (of all races/ethnicities) who were interested in dati...
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BREAKING: Court Overturns 20-Year Sentence of Blac...

It looks like Marissa Alexander will have one more chance at freedom. A Florida court overturned her conviction, condemning her to 20 years in The Cli...
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Did This Little Girl Lose Her Crown Because She Lo...

Beautiful little Jakiyah McKoy was probably over the moon when she won the Little Miss Hispanic Delaware title. In a cruel twist of fate, it was snat...
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News Items This Week We Didn’t Cover (But Sh...

Sometimes you have those weeks where there’s just so much WTF news you can’t cover it all. Or sometimes you’re just overbooked with ...
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Sexy New IR Video By Incubus frontman Brandon Boyd...

Chile… Ya’ll we’re everywhere....
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Swirling Couple on the Cover of “Los Angeles...

When I got this image from a fan, I was intrigued. After all, it seems like couples that look like us are popping up all over magazines, television an...
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BB&W Hits Pay-dirt, Discovers Where Aging 198...

I just love it when I just happen to be at the right place at the right time. Lucky me just so happened to be staying at the SLS Hotel to celebrate Th...
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A Lesson In Bold Black Womanhood: No Explanations ...

I’ve talked in the past about being a bold black woman. One of the areas where black women often find themselves attacked is in their ability to...
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Intrigue ‘Swirling’ Around FOX’s...

Nicole Beharie (“My Last Day Without You”) and Tom Mison look good together while they fight against a foe as old as America in FOX’...
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Swirling and Music – Lillie McCloud

   Lillie McCloud Just who is the beautiful bombshell that got Simon Cowell on his feet in praise?  Why it’s new diva on the scene Lillie...
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Some Serious Baby-Bumpin’! Halle Berry Steps...

Check out your girl, Halle Berry out on the town with Nahla Aubrey. According to reports, the new wife of “The Squinter” is due any day. A...
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