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Women Only Gyms Are Making A Comeback

Women only gyms are making a comeback. Partly because some women have realized that their morning workout can include not only pilates, but bonding and creating relationships with other women, without the feeling of being at a meat-factory. Leanne Shear, trainer and founder of Uplift...

Not Everything Needs To Be Satirized..Black History Month Is One Of Those Things

Have you ever heard of Thought Catalog?  The Thought Catalog is a collection of “thoughts” written by whomever has access to the internet at the moment. Granted there are a few pieces that can pull you in, and actually have “thoughts”. But then about 99.3% of...

Here’s A Football Ad That Didn’t Get Aired During The Super Bowl

Change the Mascot is a national campaign to end the use of the racial slur “redskins” as the mascot and name of the NFL team in Washington, D.C. Launched by the Oneida Indian Nation, the campaign calls upon the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell to...

Oprah, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Forest Whitaker, and Michael B. Jordan Cover Essence’s March Collector’s Issue

  Essence Magazine’s March issue is chock full of Hollywood’s hottest talent. The cover features the Butler costars Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker; 12 Years a Slave leading man Chiwetel Ejiofor; and Fruitvale Station’s Michael B. Jordan. Inside, Essence celebrates Kenyan Beauty Lupita Nyong’o, Ava DuVernay,...

7 Habits to Avoid When Attempting to Boost Confidence

Not to be confused with a false/inflated sense of self, confidence is defined as a feeling of assurance, especially of self-assurance, belief in one’s own abilities and the state or quality of being certain. Highly confident folks possess little to no self-doubt and resist indulging...

Here’s A List Of Cities Where Women Make More Money

During President Obama’s recent State of the Union address, he made a point to stress the importance of women being paid equally as men. “You know, today, women make up about half our workforce, but they still make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns,”...