When I was growing up, I didn’t even know that the world of the Black Nerd community existed. Black Nerd! What is that? You read comic books, you watch science […]
POWERFUL NEW DOCUMENTARY NARRATED BY OSCAR® WINNING ACTRESS OLIVIA COLMAN, NASRIN, MAKES NEW YORK PREMIERE AT THE 2020 DOC NYC FILM FESTIVAL NOVEMBER 9-17
THE LIFE OF IRANIAN HUMAN RIGHTS LAWYER AND ACTIVIST – NASRIN SOTOUDEH IS AT THE CENTER OF THIS FILM DIRECTED, PRODUCED & WRITTEN BY EMMY® NOMINATED FILMMAKER JEFF KAUFMAN AND […]
Women in the Arts – Indigenous Femme, Duo Divide and Dissolve, Share New Video “We Are Really Worried About You,” and Announce Signing to Invada Records
From the early protest songs that came from the violent occupation of Turtle Island (so-called United States), through punk music’s fight against the system, art has always been at the forefront of societal change. Whether that be through pointed attacks or something more existential - sung quietly or performed as loud as can be - music continues to be a spring-board for collective resistance.
Unique composer duo Rebekka Karijord & Jon Ekstrand create compelling, hybrid score to intimate portrait of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg
‘I Am Greta’, the intimate Hulu documentary by Swedish director Nathan Grossman, tells the story of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg through compelling, never-before-seen-footage. Starting with her one-person school strike […]
Ladies! As you know, having your period can not only be a horribly uncomfortable time. Sadly, with many of the products that are on the market, managing your period needs can also be very expensive, bad for your long-term health, and bad for the environment. In this article, I'm going to give you the rationale behind why I chose to find alternative products for my feminine hygiene and tell you about three of my favorites.
JeNay Silva is using her love of sneakers to increase awareness around female foot health and pioneering the landscape of sneaker wellness. About this Event Our African American Leadership Series […]
Cha Jones is on a mission to help women go outside their comfort zones and live a life without boundaries.
Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s sizeBut when I start to tell them,They think I’m telling lies.I say,It’s in the […]
Empowering Entrepreneurs to Level Up with the Power of Social with Sharifa Crawford (Video Included)
An entrepreneur since age 8, Sharifa Crawford’s mission is to “serve as an inspiration and open minds to accept a 9-5 is not the only way.” Our African American Leadership Series is showcasing leaders in the black community who are working to make a difference in the lives of its members.