Black Women

The Triumphant and Tragic Life of Phillis Wheatley

Each year when Black History Month rolls by, we see the name Phillis Wheatley along…

‘Stagecoach Mary’ Has a Remarkable Story That Defies All Odds

Every February, Black History Month profiles the biographies and prodigious accomplishments of Black men and…

Issa Rae and Robin Thede Team Up for New HBO Comedy Series

Issa Rae is keeping busy and is working on yet another project for HBO. According…

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott and Her Feminist Legacy Inducted Into the Songwriters Hall of Fame

Veteran emcee and songwriter Missy Elliott, whose music makes us lose control, will be the…

Surviving R. Kelly And The Silence Among Women of Color

Written by: Angela Dennis Last week’s 6 part documentary Surviving R. Kelly, has left a…

Journeys of Faith Sherri Shepherd

‘Journeys of Faith With Paula Faris’: Sherri Shepherd On Her Faith and Painful Past

“You have to be really careful. A word, a touch, a hug will change somebody’s…

Regina King

Regina King Challenges All to Stand in Solidarity with Women During Golden Globes Speech

Regina King accepted her first Golden Globe, for supporting actress for If Beale Street Could…

TRIGGER WARNING: ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Live-Tweet with BGN Tomorrow Night

The Surviving R. Kelly special has been the talk of the new year and promises to…

Here Are the Black Women in Gaming to Look Out For

Written by: Kaylyn Williams The gaming community is one that’s continuously growing and developing, but…

Filmmaker, Producer, and Writer Joslyn Rose Lyons

When I told filmmaker, director, and producer, Joslyn Rose Lyons that I was calling from…