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Jill Scott Got Married Over the Weekend

Jill Scott is a married woman! The Grammy-winning singer and actress married Mike Dobson Saturday night, according to his friend and DJ at the event DJ Mars. “This wedding made my summer!” Mars captioned one of his Instagram posts. “I’ve known Mike for almost 20...

Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Trailer Is Here

The first teaser for Ava DuVernay’s upcoming OWN series has arrived and from the looks of it, we’re in for the ride of a lifetime. Based on the Natalie Baszile novel, Queen Sugar tells the story of the Bordelon siblings, who are dealing with a...

Dating in America While Black Ruined My Self-Esteem, Traveling Fixed It

In one of my first “real” relationships, my then high school boyfriend– a popular jock– cheated on me with a White girl. Then he broke up with me to make things official with her. I began to see them everywhere, walking the halls together hand-in-hand....

On Prince Ea & The Problem With Self-Help And Positive Psychology

By now, almost everyone should be familiar with Prince Ea, the musician/poet/speaker who has amassed a very impressive following — over 3 million page likes on Facebook — by creating and posting motivational and inspirational content. Per his official FB page: “Prince Ea is devoted...

Former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh Arrested On Molestation Charges

Charles Pugh, former Detroit City Council president and media personality, was arrested in New York City on child molestation charges that date back to 13-years-old. Pugh was charged on six counts — three for first-degree criminal sexual conduct, three for third-degree criminal sexual conduct. Prosecutor Kym...