All Articles Tagged "A "Lil Positivity""

A “Lil Positivity”: Michael Vick Kicks The Truth To The Young Black Youth

Despite serving a 18-month prison bid, patiently waiting for his opportunity to play in the NFL, and subsequently embarrassing teams all season long, Michael Vick is still on his road to redemption. Continue »

Twista Gives Back For Thanksgiving

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It’s the season of thankfulness, reflecting and remembering where you’ve come from. Continue »

How She Started Her Shoe Design Business

Candra Palmer’s story of successful entrepreneurship isn’t the typical one peppered with anecdotes about jumping in feet first, making lots of mistakes, and struggling toward stability. Her business started out as a carefully, meticulously-planned venture that involved a number of calculated decisions including working for free, selling clothing in a mall, and making products at home for a number of years before growing into a brick-and-mortar store. Continue »

Guess Which One Of The “Basketball Wives” Is The Latest To Join The NOH8 Campaign?

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The new season of “Basketball Wives” doesn’t kick off until December 12th, but one of the show’s newest stars, Ashley Walker — Rafer Alston’s girlfriend — is already getting her shine on… Continue »

Maaan Listen: Do-Gooder From New Jersey Finds And RETURNS 18 Stacks!!

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C’mon now, keep it ALL the way 100. How many of ya’ll would have given this kinda money back in a recession?? Continue »

Rihanna’s Barbados Reunion With Mom Dukes… Did She Get It From Her Mama???

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RihRih reunited with family at the Barbados airport this week Continue »

Which RocNation Repped Redhead Would You ‘ROC’ With???

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RihRih headed back to London-town to light up the Westfield Shopping Center for Christmas today, while RocNation newbie Alexis Jordan was in the same city doing promo at BBC Radio 1 Studios. Continue »

Fierce Black Dolls You Can Buy Your Little One

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Some viewers shook their heads and spit their sparkling water all over their couches when that crazy CNN special with Anderson Cooper came on the telly tube. Cooper revealed that quite a few cute, innocent kids aren’t taught to appreciate all skin types. Awww. Ze poor darling bebes! Many of them reacted to black dolls as if “black doll” was an oxymoron. Continue »

23 Black Executives Advancing The Major Television Networks

Television hasn’t always been welcoming for people of color, but with more and more African Americans calling the shots, things may be changing. Some of those associated with the browning of Hollywood are the gatekeepers, leaders, and pioneers that have brought about new programming and new channels to the small screen. Continue »

A “Lil Positivity”

Chris Brown sings the National Anthem on stage in Washington DC in front of the Washington Monument for the Kennedy Shriver Challenge.

Look who was up at the crack of dawn to sing the national anthem in front of the Washington Monument? Continue »

Jenny From The Block Brings Her Kids From The ‘Burbs For Gucci’s Latest Unicef Campaign

Jennifer Lopez and twins Max and Emme for Gucci/Unicef campaign

Jennifer Lopez brought twins Max and Emme along for her latest spokesmodel gig for Gucci’s Unicef campaign. Check out more shots below. Continue »

7 African-American Architects Who’ve Built Successful Careers in a Challenging Industry


According to the directory of African-American Architects, there are less than 2,000 licensed architects in the United States. That number, however, doesn’t diminish the contributions of these professionals on local and national scales. Continue »

Twitter Files: Mariah Shares A Lil Positivity On Twitter

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Mariah Carey surprised a male cheerleader and former Alabama A&M student today with an early Christmas gift. Continue…

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