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Author Karla Davis-Luster Unveils Her Debut Romance Novel, 'The Woman Tells'
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Author Karla Davis-Luster Unveils Her Debut Romance Novel, ‘The Woman Tells’

When it comes to stories of romantic relationship issues captured on paper and/or digital, a new book called “The Woman Tells,” takes the whole topic to new levels. Penned by Chicago native Karla Davis-Luster, “The Woman Tells” – her debut novel – explores the world of love between people of color, which to the author, […]

Iconic Actress Cicely Tyson Dies, Accolades Flood In
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Iconic Actress Cicely Tyson Dies, Accolades Flood In

Cicely Tyson was born December 19, 1924, and had a career spanning more than seven decades — her roles, most of them award-winning are too abundant to list. She acted on film, television, and stage. In November 2016, President Barack Obama awarded Tyson the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is the highest civilian honor in […]

Detroit Baby Boomer Beauty Queen Tells Her Story Of Success Despite Adversity In Book 'Justice On The Jersey Shore'
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Detroit Baby Boomer Beauty Queen Tells Her Story Of Success Despite Adversity In Book ‘Justice On The Jersey Shore’

Author. Visionary. Dream Caster. World Changer. Dr. Geneva Williams is the full package. With an infectious laugh and spot-on discernment, Dr. Geneva uses her decades of experience to help people achieve their dreams. Through her signature talks on leadership development, inspiring podcast, and workshops, Dr. Geneva knows how to lift your spirit while providing step-by-step […]

Geffen Playhouse's Premiere Of 'Bollywood Kitchen,' A Virtual Cooking Experience
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Geffen Playhouse’s Premiere Of ‘Bollywood Kitchen,’ A Virtual Cooking Experience

Geffen Playhouse, in association with Hypokrit Theatre Company, is launching filmmaker and cookbook author Sri Rao’s “Bollywood Kitchen” this month. The latest show is part of a new lineup of live, virtual, and interactive productions from the Los Angeles-based theater’s Geffen Stayhouse banner. Previews begin January 15, with opening night taking place on Jan.23. The […]

J.D. And the Great Barber Battle -- A Fun And Funny New Chapter Book Series
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J.D. And the Great Barber Battle — A Fun And Funny New Chapter Book Series

Here’s a new book many kids will probably find interesting. Given that we’re all stuck in quarantine, desperate times call for desperate measures and I’m sure you’ve thought about taking some clippers to your hair. Hopefully, you talked yourself out of it before a bad haircut but unfortunately for J.D—the protagonist of the incredible new […]

TheWrap’s Inaugural Changemakers List Of 'Women Who Saved Entertainment In 2020' Honors Regina King, Megan Thee Stallion
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TheWrap’s Inaugural Changemakers List Of ‘Women Who Saved Entertainment In 2020’ Honors Regina King, Megan Thee Stallion

Digital entertainment outlet TheWrap released its inaugural “ChangeMakers List: Women Who Saved Entertainment in 2020″ as part of its Third Annual Power Women Summit, which tool place December 8-10. The ChangeMakers list honors the women who made an impact in the entertainment community as the industry was brought to a staggering halt during a year […]

REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK HONORED BLACK CULTURAL INFLUENCERS AT 11TH ANNUAL TRIUMPH AWARDS
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REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK HONORED BLACK CULTURAL INFLUENCERS AT 11TH ANNUAL TRIUMPH AWARDS

On Monday, December 7, civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton and civil rights organization National Action Network (NAN) hosted the 11th annual Triumph Awards to shine a light on leaders using their platforms to further the needs and values of Black communities in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic and racial justice climate in America. […]

Book: Life-Altering Journey Leads to Truth about Father’s Legacy
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Book: Life-Altering Journey Leads to Truth about Father’s Legacy

Whether or not this adventure leads to riches or turns out to be a wild goose chase is not his main concern. The enigmatic letter from his gangster father describes a cache of stolen money — decades old — but his father has been dead for six years. Who else might know about the money […]

Add a Bit of Spice to Your Holiday Meals this Season with  Sonoran-Style Recipes
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Add a Bit of Spice to Your Holiday Meals this Season with Sonoran-Style Recipes

This holiday season take a trip to the culinary region of the American Southwest with a delicious new cookbook dedicated to foods inspired by the cultural and culinary diversity of the area. Cookbook author, blogger and award-winning food photographer, Jackie Alpers has created a delicious love letter to the influential food of the Southwest in TASTE […]

How to Build a More Civilized Society, One Interaction at a Time
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How to Build a More Civilized Society, One Interaction at a Time

Is civility a lost art? Now more than ever, a refresher course on basic social graces seems abundantly needed. According to former political appointee, speaker and author Shelby Scarbrough, the core values of civility are trust, respect, courtesy, dignity, honor and humility. Scarbrough began her career in the White House Office of Presidential Advance, then became a […]

"Ask Wanda Professional Book Review Services" Launches Company to Provide Quality Book Reviews
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“Ask Wanda Professional Book Review Services” Launches Company to Provide Quality Book Reviews

“Ask Wanda Professional Review Services” launches company that provides quality professional services for authors within a wide variety of genres. Prior to launching her company, Wanda has reviewed books for authors such as C. F. Hawthorne, author of “Every Black Eye” and Hope Clarke, author of bestseller, “The Empress of Supreme Drama”. Recently, Ask Wanda […]

"The Queen of Harlem Commandments" Now Available Online
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“The Queen of Harlem Commandments” Now Available Online

“The Queen of Harlem Commandments” is now available on Amazon Kindle. The book has received a 91% positive rating and has received 4.9 out of 5 stars on Amazon.com. “The Queen of Harlem Commandments” is the first book by Michelle Smalls, a Harlem powerhouse who turned her pain into prosperity by following a code of […]

New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles
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New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles

Conflict is ever present in our lives. From the socio-economic issues we were born into, to current health and social issues in the news, conflict is a common denominator and how we handle conflict can determine the outcome of our lives.  In Break the Curse, author, entrepreneur, and professor, Steve Kelley, shares how to beat […]

"Journey 2 Consciousness: C'est La Vie (That’s Life)" Tops the African Poetry Category On Amazon
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“Journey 2 Consciousness: C’est La Vie (That’s Life)” Tops the African Poetry Category On Amazon

New book “Journey 2 Consciousness: C’est La Vie (That’s Life)” wins # 1 in African Poetry Category on Amazon.com and # 2 Bestseller in new book Releases. Prepare yourself as you embark on a journey to self-love, self-empowerment, and knowledge of self. Ebook PREORDERS are available now on Amazon Release on October 6, 2020!  We […]

Famed Black Judge Premieres Show & Pulls Back Courtroom Curtain
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Famed Black Judge Premieres Show & Pulls Back Courtroom Curtain

Emmy-nominated Tanya Acker‘s hugely popular syndicated television series “Hot Bench” premieres its new season September 15th and her new book MAKE YOUR CASE drops October 6th. MAKE YOUR CASE lays out insider information to survive and win in court. In these times of civil unrest, Tanya offers comprehensive advice to demystify courtroom proceedings, and cuts straight to the […]