Mother Creates Black Natural Hair Doll To Help Daughters Appreciate Their Features
by Clutch 11 months ago
Teaching young Black girls to appreciate their beautiful brown skin and natural hair can become a trying task when they are constantly exposed to images of beauty that don’t mimic their own look and one mother has taken a creative approach to getting the job...
Chef Carla Hall Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Open Nashville-Inspired Restaurant in New York City
by Nikki Tucker 2 years ago
Chef and television personality Carla Hall has easily became a fan favorite on “The Chew.” With her charismatic personality and passion for food, Hall hopes to open her very own southern-styled restaurant in New York City. Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen, as she describes it is...
The Downside of the Internet: A Potato Salad Kickstarter Campaign Raised Over $70,000
by Clutch 2 years ago
Here’s news that will frustrate your aunt who makes potato salad at every cookout: there’s someone out there (Zack Danger Brown) who is about to earn $70,000 for it. And he’s getting paid by strangers on the internet. And he doesn’t even have a recipe...
‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter Campaign Breaks Record With Number of Backers
by Clutch 2 years ago
Congratulations are in order for LeVar Burton and his “Reading Rainbow” Kickstarter campaign! The Kickstarter campaign to create a web version of the award-winning PBS show has broken the Kickstarter record for most contributors. Burton’s campaign amassed more than 97,000 contributors and nearly $5 million....
‘Africa Does Not Need A Savior, America Needs A Savior’
by Britni Danielle 2 years ago
Framed, a new film that rejects America’s white savior complex.
Edwidge Danticat’s ‘Caroline’s Wedding’ to Possibly Debut on the Silver Screen
by Demetria Irwin 2 years ago
Another black woman win is (hopefully) about to be added to the big screen. In addition to Amma Asante’s Belle already gracing theaters right now and Lupita Nyong’o teaming up with Chimamanda Adichie for an Americanah adaptation, Edwidge Danticat is preparing for her work to make its screen debut. Writer...