Beyoncé, Lemonade, and the Resurgence of Motherhood Celebrated

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Beyoncé’s brand has been built upon style, grace, and boundary stretching artistic expression. And her presence at the 2017 Grammy Awards confirms this foundation goes beyond the music.

The Substance of Things Hoped for Through the Eyes of My Children

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On January 10, 2017, President Barack Obama delivered his farewell address. The 44th President of the United States of America undoubtedly made his mark on the world, however my children’s reactions to his speech reminded me of President Obama’s reverberating influence on the next generation.

TURN THAT THING OFF…NOT! 5 Ways Pop Culture Shaped My Life

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Since January 1, 2016, we have mourned the passing of many greats who defined pop culture in the 80s and 90s, reminding us of entertainment’s inspirational power.

Celebrating Hip Hop History Month (2016 U.S. Election Style)

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As we enter the final stretch of the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, it is only fitting we give a nod to “The Culture.” After all, it is Hip Hop History Month.

Unbought and Unbossed: 7 Shirley Chisholm Quotes Reminding Us That Every Vote is a “Protest Vote”

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With Election Day 2016 less than 40 days away, the new buzz phrases are “protest vote” and “Who are you voting against?”

To Be A Black American In 2016…

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In 2016, Blackness is loved and hated; envied and despised; iconic and criminal; embraced and feared all at the same time. It is marked by hopefulness, sadness, brilliance, anxiety, rage and joy. It is the sauce and the lemonade.