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Tyrese & Rev Run Want You to Know ‘It’s Not You, It’s Men’ In New OWN Talk Show

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Are you ready for more of Rev Run’s wisdom? Well, the Run DMC vet has teamed up with his good friend Tyrese to give women advice on love, sex, and relationships in their new OWN talk show, “It’s Not You, It’s Men.” Intrigued? Here’s how the press...

Open Thread: Majority of the Top Level Executives at ‘OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’ Are White, Should That Matter?

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Oprah Winfrey is one of the richest women in the world, and her OWN network has seemingly found its niche. By niche, I mean catering to the Tyler Perry and Iyanla Vanzant audience. But did you know, only two of the 13 top level executives...

“So, What Are You?” The Question Light-Skinned Black Women Say They’re Always Asked

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  There’s a safety in being able to categorize you or categorize a person” “You can assign all of your preconceived ideas about who this person is: the type of person they are, what kind of behavior you can expect from them — only if...

Amber Rose Reveals Some Family Didn’t Attend Her Wedding to Wiz Khalifa Because He’s African-American

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Amber Rose recently shared in an interview for the documentary “Light Girls,” which premieres tonight on OWN at 9 p.m. est — that some of her family did not attend her 2013 wedding to Wiz Khalifa because he is African-American. Rose, 31, who is half...

Raven-Symoné on OWN “Light Girls” Doc: ‘I Used to Tan 3-4 Times a Week to Get Darker’

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Raven-Symoné is sharing her personal ‘light girl’ story for the upcoming Light Girls documentary appearing on OWN January 19th. Light Girls, the sequel to Bill Duke’s 2011 documentary, Dark Girls, addresses both the privileges and disadvantages of having lighter skin in the Black community and...

Bill Duke’s “Light Girls” Documentary Premieres 1/19 on OWN

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“Light Girls” as a study of the advantages and disadvantages of being a light-skinned woman, tackling the question: Does light skin make for an easier life? — Bill Duke The documentary features interviews with celebrities including Soledad O’Brien, Diahann Carroll, India Arie, Iyanla Vanzant, Michaela...