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What’s Pretty? This Web Series Asks Black Women Around the Globe How They Define Beauty

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The saying goes, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” But for many Black women, we’ve been told by the mainstream media that what is deemed beautiful looks nothing like us. From white models dominating the covers of popular magazines, to Hollywood’s obsession with...

Sandra Bland’s Voicemail While In Jail: ‘How Did Switching Lanes Turn Into All of This?’

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Sandra Bland said that she couldn’t believe what was happening to her just because she didn’t use a signal to change lanes to someone she left a voicemail to after she was arrested. “I’m still just at a loss for words honestly at this whole process,”...

Waller County Wants to Conduct Second Autopsy on Sandra Bland, First Was ‘Defective,’ Says Family Attorney

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As questions swirl around what actually happened to Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who died in the Waller County jail last week, Cannon Lambert, the attorney for Bland’s family says the district attorney is now requesting a second autopsy of Bland’s body. During an appearance...

A Coloring Book For Grownups Celebrating Hair? We Can’t Wait!

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It’s no secret, we love Andrea Pippins. We’ve swooned over her colorful, affirming designs for years, and now we’re super excited she’s releasing a coloring book for grownups focusing on natural hair. Aptly titled I Love My Hair, Pippins’ book will feature her original artwork,...

It’s Here! Get Your First Look At Season 2 of ‘Empire’

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We have two more months until Fox drops the second season of its breakout hit Empire on September 23, and honey, we’re so ready! The first season of the breakout hit mixed heaps of juicy drama and a banging soundtrack with a host of gorgeous stars...

This W Magazine Spread Featuring All Black Models Is Everything You Want It To Be

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The ever-evolving topic of the lack of diversity in the modeling industry has resulted in some of the most notable fashion magazines in the world making more of an effort to recognize Black models over the last 2 years or so and W Magazine is the...