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Oprah Tops Forbes’ Most Powerful Celebrity List

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Oprah Winfrey has been Forbes runner-up on their most powerful list. But this year, she's at the top. This week, she was named the most powerful celebrity, heading the six women and four men who make up the top 10.

Boss of All Bosses: Black Women on Forbes’ 100 Most Powerful Women List

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Forbes released its annual list of the 100 most powerful women in the world. It is more diverse than usual, featuring an array of women of color from the Americas through the Middle East. The list also boasts 11 women of the diaspora from business,...

Oprah Winfrey Tops Forbes 2013 List Of Most Influential Celebs

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Oprah Winfrey is proving to be unbeatable when it comes to Forbes 2013 list of most influential celebrities. For the second year in the row, Winfrey has landed the number one position. With the help of E-Poll Research, 48% of the people polled rated Winfrey...

The World’s Richest Women of Color

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Forbes has released their annual list of the world’s richest folks and as expected, it’s full of privileged white men. There are few people of color and women highlighted in the publication because though Diddy, Jay-Z and Beyoncé are galaxy stars in our community, their...

Oprah Still World’s Wealthiest Black Woman, But Africans Dominate Forbes’ Black Billionaires List

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Forbes magazine recently released its list of billionaires, and among 1,226 who made the list, six of them are black.  Despite lackluster ratings and a rocky start, Oprah Winfrey still makes the cut. The media mogul and philanthropist is worth a whopping $2.7 billion, and is still the wealthiest black...