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Kelly Rowland & Her Too-Cute Son Cover Parents

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Kelly Rowland has always been one of our favs, but ever since she gave birth to little Titan Jewell, she’s been absolutely glowing. “Being a mom just makes me feel whole,” the singer confessed to Parents mag, where she and her growing bundle of joy share...

Vogue Declares A Strong Stance On Diversity For 2016

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Vogue magazine has always been known as the ultimate fashion and style guide. And now it wants to be known as the destination for diversity. Starting with the January 2016 issue, the high fashion publication, under the direction of Conde Nast’s artistic director and Vogue...

Serena Williams & Misty Copeland Serve Up Serious #BlackGirlMagic at Newsstands

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It’s raining stunning magazines! Over the weekend, New York Magazine showed off its latest issue featuring the best tennis player in the world, Serena Williams, and Monday, ESSENCE rolled out its September issue with history-making ballerina Misty Copeland on the cover. Williams and Copeland, both legends in...

Dear Mainstream Magazines: Either Cover Black People Properly Or Don’t Cover Us At All

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Listen mainstream magazine editors, y’all slipping. Between teaching white women how to rock afros (even when you have straight hair!), to running entire editorials about braids without nary a Black women in sight, when it comes to being inclusive and writing about Black-inspired trends, it’s...

ESSENCE & Erykah Badu Travel to Africa for First Ever Global Issue

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ESSENCE is known for being for and about Black America women, but the magazine recently took the show on the road for its first ever global issue. The August issue was shot on location in Kenya and Tanzania and features everybody’s quirky homegirl, Erykah Badu in a slew...