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Category Archive: Education, Life Style, Mentoring, Religion

Understanding the Apostolic and the Prophetic

We are in an apostolic and a prophetic age. In order for us to really move into what God has said belongs to us, it’s going to take certain levels of impartation and certain people whom the...

RECORD-BREAKING CROWD SHOW UP FOR COMMUNITY CHESS MATCH/ LIFE LESSONS AND PROBLEM SOLVING WORKSHOP IN ATLANTA

Orrin Hudson, community activist and master motivator, continues to inspire entire communities by teaching them how to make better decisions in the game of chess… and in life Atlanta, GA...

Arcane, Urbane & Insane Bourdain!

The “Parts Unknown” Interview with Kam Williams Chef, author and world traveler Anthony Bourdain is an outspoken trailblazer with unique insights about food, culture and current events. Here, he...

DOUBLE DUTCH DOLLS, LLC LOOKS TO MAKE A BIG STATEMENT WITH A NEW LINE OF MULTICULTURAL BOOKS AND DOLLS

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — In 2013, approximately 3% of published children’s books featured African-American characters. The numbers were also not favorable for Latinos or Asian...

NATIONAL HOOK-UP OF BLACK WOMEN, INC. HOLDS SPECIAL NATIONWIDE MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc., (NHBW) a non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of life, facilitate family preservation, achieve...

BLACK TRAVEL CLUB OFFERS TRAVEL REWARDS PROGRAM AND FREE VACATIONS

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — Black Travel Club, a new travel club catering primarily to the black travel market, is announcing a new travel rewards program that allows its members to earn free...

BLACK WOMEN DO WORKOUT®, LLC ANNOUNCES EQUITY OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN TIMBUK FITNESS(TM) WITH SPOKESWOMAN ANDREA KELLY OF VH1 HOLLYWOOD EXES

Chicago, IL (BlackNews.com) — Black Women Do Workout®, LLC (BWDW) (www.BWDWO.com) the revolutionary online fitness company that entertains close to one million social media and website...

Black Breastfeeding Week sparks events online and across the nation

Black Breastfeeding Week 2014 celebrates black families–their beauty, power and ability to support healthier babies and healthier moms with breastfeeding. There will be a number of local and...

20th Anniversary ESSENCE Festival Largest Ever With More Than 550,000 Attendees

FESTIVAL MARKED 20 YEAR MILESTONE WITH 20 STAGES OF ENTERTAINMENT AND EMPOWERMENT OVER FOUR DAYS MORE THAN 80 ARTISTS: ELECTRIFYING PERFORMANCES FROM PRINCE, LIONEL RICHIE, MARY J. BLIGE, NAS, JILL...

Skin Whitening: Independence from Racial Pigeonholing

By Jeremy Bamidele Skin bleaching has grown increasingly common among celebrities, and the general populace is following suit.  Traditionally skin whitening has been viewed as originating from a...