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Al Sharpton’s Finances Reveal Questionable Activity

Al Sharpton’s rise to power has always been attributed to his ability to be the spokesperson and mascot for victims of racial injustice. Wherever disruptive activity dwells, Sharpton marches to ...

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Jacque Reid Proves Existing Stigma of Black Women and Interracial Dating

The topic of interracial dating is a touchy one in the Black community, particularly because of the historical references and the stigma associated with the idea that you have to find ...

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Niecy Nash Says Oral Sex Will Keep The Divorce Attorneys Away

Niecy Nash has never been known to edit her words, and in her latest interview with Playboy, she definitely doesn’t hold back when describing the secret behind her still thriving ...

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Stay-cations: What They Are and How to Do Them Right

’Tis the season…for overeating and overspending. And in the midst of the chaos, sometimes you just need a break. With the price tag that often accompanies the holidays, sometimes it’s ...

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Virginia Pastor's Dating Seminar Stirs Controversy With It's Touchy Title

Virginia pastor David-Jamel Williams recently partnered with HBCU Virginia Union to host a dating seminar inspired by his past experiences, but his efforts to enlighten others on the dos and ...

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Veterans Day Spotlight: Shoshana Johnson, First Black Female Prisoner of War

Veterans Day is a good way to recognize the sacrifices that were made by ordinary citizens who made the choice to risk their lives on behalf of their country. It ...

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The Confidence Conundrum: 5 Things Women Should Stop Doing Now

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With examples of personal life stories from some of the most successful women in the world such as Valerie Jarrett, senior advisor and assistant to President Barack Obama for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement, and with the help of cutting-edge research, journalists Katty Kay and...

The Pay Gap Sucks For Millennial Women

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The pay gap isn’t looking too good for millennial women. According to  a new survey conducted by Wells Fargo found that men ages 22-33 have a median household income of $77,000. But on the flip side women only had a median household income of $56,000 — which was 73%...

Obama Aims to Close Wage Gap for Women With Executive Orders

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This week President Obama will sign not one, but two executive orders (EO) to increase wage transparency for federal contractors. The first EO will prohibit contracting companies from penalizing employees who openly discuss their wages, and the second will require contracting companies to provide worker...

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

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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,”...

Study: Men Are More Forgetful Than Woman (Duh)

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  Yesterday a guy friend that I haven’t spoken to in about a year popped up on my Google Hangouts. We caught up on each other’s goings-on and if anything new had transpired since we last spoke. Typically during our conversations I make sure to...