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NBC deletes tweet welcoming ‘OUR future president’ Oprah

NBC deleted a tweet posted during Sunday night’s “Golden Globes” telecast which appeared to endorse the suggestion made by host Seth Meyers that Oprah Winfrey should be president of the U.S. “Nothing but respect for OUR ...
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Oprah Winfrey brings the Golden Globes to tears with inspiring ...

On Sunday, Oprah Winfrey became the first black woman to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes — and her speech put the “O” in standing ovation. After an introduction by her co-star in A Wrinkle in ...
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Bianca Bee gives back to her hometown by empowering female ...

Who is Bianca Bee? I come from Detroit. I moved to LA right after high school. I went to film school, I got my degree and within that time I worked for The Oprah Winfrey ...
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‘Essence magazine’ sold: Returns to all-Black ownership, female leadership

Essence has a new home. Essence Ventures, an independent African-American owned company founded last year by Sundial Brands founder Richelieu Dennis, will acquire Essence Communications from Time Inc., for an undisclosed price, the companies said Wednesday. Current Essence President ...
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Meet Hoda Kotb, Matt Lauer’s replacement on ‘Today’ show

The move by NBC executives to make Hoda Kotb the permanent replacement for Matt Lauer, its crown jewel of a show, prompted “Today” co-host Savannah Guthrie to exclaim with delight: “This has to be the most ...
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Model Lauren Wasser Faces Another Leg Amputation Because of Toxic ...

Model Lauren Wasser will likely lose both of her legs to toxic shock syndrome — and she wants other women to be more aware of what they’re putting in their bodies. In October of 2012, ...
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What Will It Take to Make Restaurants Safe for Women ...

Service jobs are the first work environments that many young women experience—and where they’re first taught to endure harassment. Since chef John Besh was outed as a serial sexual harasser by over two dozen female ...
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Why Adriana Lima and Emily Ratajkowski can both be feminists, ...

When a model whose career is built on being the face of a lingerie behemoth says she’ll no longer strip down just for the sake of it, it’s worth taking note. This was the case ...
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Board of Supervisors President London Breed Becomes The Acting Mayor ...

London Nicole Breed (born August 11, 1974) is the acting mayor of San Francisco, California. She serves as District 5 Supervisor and President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.  Breed was elected to the Board of Supervisors in ...
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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies at 65

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, a former civil rights attorney who once sued the city he would go on to lead as its first mayor of Chinese descent, died early on Tuesday, officials said. Lee, 65, ...
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Dr. Aisha Baron is changing plastic surgery

In a field mostly dominated by men, plastic surgeon Dr. Aisha Baron is transforming the look of plastic surgery. A Spelman alum, Dr. Baron leads her field with poise and a determination to make her ...
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Judge Sentences Shari Hurston Tatum To Jail Over Decatur Traffic ...

I swear Atlanta is a city that really can hate on a black woman whenever it feels like it and Judge Lindsay Jones just proved it even more. After my friend Shari and I along ...