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Leave it to the Internet to turn #FlashbackFriday into a potential movie pitch session. A three-year-old photo has been making its rounds on social media of Lupita Nyong’o and Rihanna sitting pretty in the front row of a Paris fashion week. Twitter pitched an entire action-comedy story-line based on the gorgeous pic. See below: Even […]

Pastor Bridget Hilliard co-founded the New Light Christian Church in Houston with her husband, Bishop I.V. Hilliard.

Women shared their powerful testimonies with Erica Campbell & GRIFF.

National

In honor of February being Black History Month, one mom went above and beyond to teach her 5-year-old daughter about the importance of black women throughout history in very a unique way.  Cristi Smith-Jones dressed up her daughter Lola, each day this month, to recreate photos of iconic black women. Smith-Jones posted the photos to her […]

Pat Smith is a minister, founder of Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, an author, public speaker and the first black woman to win Miss Virginia USA. She and Erica Campbell talked about the difference between social media and the reality of life. She explained that sometimes we can get sad watching people’s lives play out […]

Here are the top 12 answers that I repeatedly received as to why Christian men (between the ages of 30-55) date outside of the church. Unvalued Men say they need to feel valued and needed. They claim Christian women do a poor job of making a man feel that way. Christian women act as if […]

Serena Williams is one of the greatest athletes of all time, but she constantly faces sexism in the sports world.  With 22 Grand Slam titles under her belt, you’d think the sexism would stop, but it hasn’t. Williams has fought hard for equal pay and to be viewed as a top athlete, not just a […]

In this edition of Love Talking, Erica Campbell talks about noticing people while out and about who look a complete mess, and wondering where that person’s friends were. Those who might let a friend or loved one go out looking a hot mess, just because they don’t want to tell them the truth, aren’t truly […]

Empire’s Taraji P. Henson has been in the business for 20 years and along with her tenacity and down to earth persona, we also love her because she supports other women, no matter what. A fact that was so brilliantly displayed at last year’s Emmy’s when she gave fellow Best Actress nomineeViola Davis mad love when […]

Dr. Ian Smith is a best-selling author, TV personality and creator of the 50 Million Pound Challenge and the Makeover Mile. He has helped millions of people get healthy and lose weight. First, he breaks down the important statistics about obesity in America: 36% of US adults are obese, but 48% of African Americans are […]

In this edition of the Get Up Poll, Erica Campbell & GRIFF pose the age-old question; who pays on date night, the man or the woman? The modern spin on the answers, however, is pretty astonishing. Many express a belief in a more even split, sometimes a man pays, sometimes a woman pays. The terms […]

In this edition of Love Talking, Erica Campbell talks about how sometimes, in an effort to put our best face forward, we put forward a different person entirely. When it comes to job interviews or other occasions when we want to make sure we are making our best impression, we often forgo showing our best […]