12Mar

ACCEPTANCE SPEECH AT ESSENCE’S BLACK WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD LUNCHEON 2016 – Tracee Ellis Ross

Here’s my acceptance speech for the Fierce & Fearless Award at the Essence Black Women In Hollywood 2016 luncheon! I almost didn’t make it – watch the video to see why! Be sure to visit my site at http://www.traceeellisross.com

28Feb

WATCH: “Solely” | #ShortFilmSundays

@IssaRaePresents #ShortFilmSundays – a new short by a new creator, the last Sunday of every month. SOLELY is a provocative day-in-the-life of a young dancer and her heart-wrenching experience dealing with an unwanted pregnancy. Alone in her decision, Lexi stands firm in her resolution while attempting to find solace and […]

24Feb

4 Reasons “White Pride” Makes People Uneasy | Decoded | MTV News

Franchesca Ramsey: https://twitter.com/chescaleigh Brought to you with love by: http://mtvother.com Produced by: http://www.kornhaberbrown.com Pride in your heritage can be a beautiful thing. It can promote self-confidence, a sense of community, and a broader awareness of the issues a particular group of people may face. But what happens when that pride […]

19Feb

Can White Hip-Hop Fans Use the N-Word? (Fear of Blackness Pt. 2 of 4) | ESSENCE Live

On Part 2 of our special episode dedicated to Blackness, we talk about how to discuss race with white people and whether it’s okay for white hip-hop fans to use the N-word. Subscribe to ESSENCE – http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=essence ESSENCE is the Black woman’s guide to what’s hot now — our stars, […]

15Feb

The Only Black Kid in Class | Akilah Obviously

When you ~are~ the diversity, Black History Month can be tough. But take it from someone who had to be the voice of her people every February for 10 years–it gets better. Like + Subscribe + Share EVERYWHEREEEE Photography and editing by Tim Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/darkenglow YT: http://www.youtube.com/drinksbeat Social Butterfly Twitter: […]