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#BlackGirlMagic: This Woman Is Raising Money to Open the Bronx’s Only Book Store

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Noëlle Santos is putting in hard work to open up the Bronx’s only book store. And has launched  a crowdfunding campaign via Indiegogo to open the The Lit. Bar. How did the Bronx end up without a bookstore? It happened after Barnes & Nobles shut down their...

#BlackGirlMagic: Former Apprentice Contestant Launches Speakers Bureau

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You may have seen her face on MSNBC shows such as AM Joy with Joy Reid, or possibly a few years ago on The Apprentice, and now Tara Dowdell has launched a speakers bureau to promote black speakers. Under her company, the Tara Dowdell Group,...

‘Atlanta’ Star LaKeith Stanfield Goes Off On A Black Man For Bashing Black Women

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LaKeith Lee “Keith” Stanfield, who plays Darius on the Golden Globe winning FX series Atlanta, with a previous role in ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and the upcoming Jessica Williams helmed ‘The Incredible Jessica James‘ recently expressed his discontent with black men dogging out black women. “They’ve...

Moovn Is The Black Owned Ride Sharing App Gearing Up To Rival Uber And Lyft

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Moovn, a ride sharing app founded by Tanzanian-born Godwin Gabriel is gearing up to compete with the top two major players in the game – Uber and Lyft. With many pledging to #deleteuber after the company capitalized on a 1 hour transit strike by taxi...

Just In Time For Valentine’s Day, Jill Scott And Hallmark Mahogany Launch New Line Of Greeting Cards

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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Jill Scott and Hallmark’s Mahogany brand today announced the launch of The Jill Scott Collection, collaboratively created line of greeting cards featuring designs, editorial and sounds capturing Jill’s bold, authentic and soulful personality. So exciting! #JillScottMahogany...

Solange Gives Away 250 Books To Howard Students At A Black Owned DC Bookstore

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The day after her performance at the Peace Ball on Thursday, Solange Knowles stopped by Sankofa Video Books & Cafe, a bookstore on Georgia Avenue to meet with some local fans and purchase 250 books. Washington, D.C.! Following her performance at the Peace Ball, our...