Buy Black Business Week: Clothing and Jewelry

Today’s Buy Black Business Week category will be dedicated to Clothing and Jewelry lines. You'll find the hottest apparel for the beach, the office, and the club all produced from talented black designers. Rahyma $$ Twitter: @rahymasleek Instagram: @rahymasleek Sample Industries $-$$ Instagram: @smplind Twitter: @SMPLind   Asiyami Gold $$ Instagam: @asiyami_gold Twitter: @Asiyami_gold Pinterest Izzy and [...]

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17 Films and Series to Watch in Honor of Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, check out my list of films and television series celebrating and exploring black life throughout history including captivating documentaries, quality biopics, and recent theatrical releases. Remember to celebrate Black History beyond these short 28 days!   I am not your Negro (2017) The potent words of writer, activist, and playwright [...]

Shop 100+ Black Owned Businesses for the Holidays and Beyond!

That's right! Over a hundred black owned businesses and items to get your holiday shopping spree on. Apparel, cosmetics, home decor, children items, and more all from talented black business owners and artist! Bookmark this link because buying black shouldn't be a one time thing. Credit to Essence, Madame Noire, The Culture, Okay Africa, Melanin [...]

Powerful “The Birth of a Nation” movie poster released

A new poster for the highly anticipated film, "The Birth of a Nation" was released on Tidal. The poster depicts Nat Turner, a slave who led an historic rebellion in Southampton County, VA, hung by an American Flag, representing America's long and brutal racist history with African Americans. The same history that is often romanticized [...]

Black Clothing Line of the Day: Beads Byaree- Support Your Sisters “The Pinky Promise” Crop ($32)

Black Clothing Line of the Day: Beads Byaree- Support Your Sisters "The Pinky Promise" Crop ($32) Today's Black Clothing Line of the day is Beads Byaree. The hand crafted jewelry line was founded by designer Areeayl Goodwin. The site consists of beautifully crafted body chains, dresses, and carefree sunglasses. Visit the Beads Byaree website here.

Ditching the Revisionist History Behind That ‘White Inventions’ Hashtag — Dark Matters

LINK: The White Inventor Argument PLUS: Some Science, Facts and History To Counter That Hilarious #WhiteInventions Tag That We Woke Up To… 10 Mexican Inventors Everyone Should Know Japanese Inventions and Discoveries 16 African Inventions That Changed The World As We Know It Today! Native American Inventions In Medicine Muslim Inventions That Shaped the Modern […] [...]

2016 African American Festival brought the best in music, fashion, and food

The 2016 African American Festival was held in Baltimore this past weekend. Sponsored by the Black Enterprise, the festival brought out the best in black music, fashion and food. African and African American vendors showcased their beautifully crafted dashikis, jewelry, portraits and food at the energetic event. The festival's performers included Common, Joe, Angie Stone, Estelle, Mary Mary, Goapele, DJ Reggie [...]