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The White House Council on Women and Girls has identified five data-driven issues that need to be addressed.

Genesis, the adorable four-year-old daughter of Viola Davis, refused to dress up as the popular Disney character Elsa or a pirate. Instead, she wanted to be her Emmy Award-winning mother.

There's a lot of pressure to be the only one. Misty Copeland is the first Black principal dancer of any international ballet company. Ever.

It was recently announced that the "Only" rapper would executive produce a sitcom for the network based on her childhood and timeline to international stardom. DeGeneres, a friend of the artist, aired a parody on The Ellen Show this week depicting little Onika -- as well as her parents and family dog -- with large buttocks.


A group of Black women are speaking out against a trendy London nightclub after they were denied entry for being "too fat" and "too dark."


Despite major strides Black women remain at the bottom of the wage gap, a new Census Bureau report notes.

Kerry Washington, Taraji P. Henson, and Mary J. Blige all appear together in a new Apple Music commercial, and we can't get enough.

Zendaya will be immortalized as a one-of-a-kind Barbie doll. Manufacturing company Mattel announced on Twitter.


President Obama on Saturday dedicated his keynote speech at the Phoenix Awards — a banquet to culminate the 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative…

Marvel has reinvented Moon Boy and the Devil and the Dinosaur with a new young Black woman named Moon Girl.

Another day, another rapper dissing Black women. The latest culprit is West Coast MC and Lauren London‘s boyfriend, Nipsey Hussle. After a fan tweeted a distasteful diss towards Black women, Nipsey (whose girlfriend is half-Black herself) agreed and responded. Fans flooded the Cali rapper’s mentions on Twitter with comments like, “Does Nipsey Hussle realize a large portion […]

Two weeks ago, when Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg took Instagram to school Kylie Jenner on cultural appropriation, fans of the youngest Kardashian family member and observers attacked the 16-year-old for simply expressing her frustrations about living in a world that celebrated Black culture, but not Black people. Here’s what Stenberg wrote under a photograph of […]