Learn tips from the flawless actress. Actress Tasha Smith grabbed the HelloBeautiful mic and served us some major beauty tips to achieve both inner and outer glow. The Empire actress stopped by the “My Black is Beautiful” booth at the Cincinnati Jazz Festival where she dished on her go-to self-care info. “I believe in clean skin, at the end […]

Representatives for the entertainer who said Prince “was dealing with a grave medical emergency,” called Dr. Howard Kornfeld a day before his death.   Legendary singer Prince was found dead in an elevator just a day before he was scheduled to meet with an addiction doctor to lay out plans for drug addiction treatment, the […]

Toni Young has recently filed a lawsuit over an incident she deemed “dehumanizing”. When the San Francisco native was on her way to attend a family function in Sacramento she took a front seat on a Greyhound bus. The driver, Cynthia Lara allegedly asked Young to sit in the back of the bus because she was expecting an elderly passenger to board in Sacramento. Young explained […]

NORTH OLMSTED, OH (WOIO) – Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump will not back down from his call to ban all Muslims from entering the U.S. The comment has fueled some backlash against Trump. With that in mind, Saad Hamed asks for protection over his family during his daily noon prayer. Hamed is a U.S. Marine and Muslim. He says […]

My life was completely changed two years ago when the way of the woman was upon me and I couldn’t stop craving sweets. So, like millions of greedy Americans, I stopped by McDonald’s and, for the first time ever, ordered chocolate chip cookies. Without meaning to be too hyperbolic, they were the best goddamn cookies […]

Soul Train Weekend 2015 is quickly approaching, and it is set to take place in Las Vegas from November 5-November 7th.

The woman’s actions reflect how badly Hungary has handled the arrival of the Middle East refugees escaping from the war-torn areas.   A Hungarian TV journalist has been sacked by her employer after video appeared to depict her tripping up refugees, including children, at the country’s border. The woman, later named as Petra Laszlo, can be […]

Weeks ago when rapper Nicki Minaj took to Twitter to expose MTV for perpetuating a system that for so long has failed to make space for women of different sizes and races, media responded by painting a narrative that violently pigeonholes Black women into the angry female mold — one that justifies the assault they […]

The story of Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old who was found dead in a Texas jail cell earlier this month, was given more context on Tuesday when dash camera footage of her arrest by Texas trooper Brian Encinia was released. The nearly hour-long video shows an opposite portrait of what the 30-year-old officer painted in his […]

Chicago police routinely violate the constitutional rights of mostly African-Americans who have not committed any crime, according to a federal lawsuit filed this week, reports the Chicago Tribune. The allegation comes in a suit filed on behalf of six African-American men from the South and West Sides and seeks class-action status against the city, police […]

Sunday, March 8 was International Women’s Day and while many gathered to march for the rights of women, the movement made its way to social media, sparking the hashtag #NotThere– a symbolic act to show that while much progress has been made in the fight for women’s rights, “we’re NOT THERE” — at least, not […]

W. Kamau Bell, a self-described socio-political comedian and the star of FX’s “Totally Biased W. Kamau Bell,” was recently so struck by the way he was unfairly treated at a Berkley, California cafe that he wrote an eye-opening blog about the disheartening experience. After purchasing “The Case For Loving: The Fight For Interracial Marriage” at […]