Olympic Sisterhood The Summer games in Rio were chock full of Black Girl Magic, led by a group of incredibly talented and dynamic female gold medalists like Simone Biles, Simone Manuel and Michelle Carter. They showed up, showed out and showed the world what Black women can do. But that wasn’t even the best part […]
In the class, students explore how Black social movements have contributed to empowerment within the African-American community.
Hollywood has always had a deep fascination with film biographies of real people, more commonly known as the biopic, these films are often met with critical praise and showered with lots of nominations and awards during award season. Well a new biopic was just announced about the incredible life of the empowering Angela Davis, and […]
Slay in style with these en vogue pieces by black women designers! Happy Women's History Month!
These gorgeous, genius women are the epitome of #Blackgirlmagic, and ESSENCE wants the whole world to know it.
One little girl's admirable ambition has made her want to be like the most powerful athlete in the world -- Serena Williams.
Vanessa Williams returns to the Miss America pageant as the head judge after being forced to step away from her crown in 1984.
Talk about #BlackGirlMagic. With an ongoing conversation about justice, race, and diversity dominating media in recent months, it’s only right that some of the largest magazines…
True diversity is having a seat at the table for not only the Ava DuVernays, Shonda Rhimes, and Mara Brock Akils, but also for the slew of talented outsiders knocking at the door like Stacey Muhammad.