• The Family Business: These Partners Are Building Generational Wealth Through Entrepreneurship By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    THE FAMILY BUSINESS: THESE PARTNERS ARE BUILDING GENERATIONAL WEALTH THROUGH ENTREPRENEURSHIP

    By Essence · Updated January 18, 2022 Who says you can't mix business with personal relationships? Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Venus and Serena,...

  • Jay-Z And Blue Ivy's Fanciest Father-Daughter Moments By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    JAY-Z AND BLUE IVY'S FANCIEST FATHER-DAUGHTER MOMENTS

    Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images By Victoria Uwumarogie · Updated January 18, 2022 At only 10 years old, we know that Blue Ivy Carter...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    CARDI B SAYS SHE MAY BE GETTING A TATTOO ON HER FACE

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated January 18, 2022 Looks like Cardi B may be about to add some new ink to her already extensive tattoo collection....

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  • Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Wants A New Police Force With The Power To Arrest Voters By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    FLORIDA GOVERNOR RON DESANTIS WANTS A NEW POLICE FORCE WITH THE POWER TO ARREST VOTERS

    Getty Images By Malaika Jabali · Updated January 18, 2022 With all his talk about inflation and the costs of household items, Florida...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    ESSENCE UNCOVERED: PINKY COLE & DERRICK HAYES JAN/FEB COVER

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  • He Built a Six-Figure Freight Truck Business During the Pandemic After an Unexpected Lay Off. Here's How it Happened By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    HE BUILT A SIX-FIGURE FREIGHT TRUCK BUSINESS DURING THE PANDEMIC AFTER AN UNEXPECTED LAY OFF. HERE'S HOW IT HAPPENED

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated January 16, 2022 In 2016, Leroi Catlin, Jr said he'd never forget the day he received news of his layoff...

  • Pinky Cole And Derrick Hayes Are Hot In The Kitchen On ESSENCE Jan/Feb Cover By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    PINKY COLE AND DERRICK HAYES ARE HOT IN THE KITCHEN ON ESSENCE JAN/FEB COVER

    Pinky Cole and Derrick Hayes | Photography by Drea Nicole By Jennifer Ogunsola · Updated January 17, 2022 “Let me tell you something...

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  • Afropunk Music Stars To Watch In 2022 By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    AFROPUNK MUSIC STARS TO WATCH IN 2022

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated January 10, 2022 Unapologetically Black, with energies that are free, bright and nonconformist: A new wave...

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  • Abolitionist Mariame Kaba On What We Get Wrong About MLK's ‘I Have A Dream' Speech And Her New Arts Residency For Youth With Dreams Of Their Own By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    ABOLITIONIST MARIAME KABA ON WHAT WE GET WRONG ABOUT MLK'S ‘I HAVE A DREAM' SPEECH AND HER NEW ARTS RESIDENCY FOR YOUTH WITH DREAMS OF THEIR OWN

    By Malaika Jabali · Updated January 17, 2022 Throughout her years of organizing, Mariame Kaba has encountered formerly criminalized...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    NE-YO TALKS REPAIRING HIS MARRIAGE DURING THE PANDEMIC AND WHY THEIR QUARANTINE BABY WILL BE THEIR LAST

    Loading the player... By Brande Victorian · Updated January 17, 2022 Ne-Yo has a new gig, new music, and a new lease on his marriage....

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  • 9 Titles To Stream On MLK Day By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    9 TITLES TO STREAM ON MLK DAY

    Photo Credit: Bettmann / Contributor Getty Images By Keyaira Boone · Updated January 17, 2022 The life, work, and death of Dr. Martin...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    CELEBRATE MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BY ACKNOWLEDGING THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HIS MOTHER, ALBERTA KING

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  • ‘Juice' Turns 30: See The Film's Cast Then And Now By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    ‘JUICE' TURNS 30: SEE THE FILM'S CAST THEN AND NOW

    By Okla Jones · Updated January 17, 2022 On January 17, 1992, Juice, the feature film written and directed by Ernest R. Dickerson was...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    THIS BLACK AI SCIENTIST LAUNCHED HER OWN FIRM AFTER BEING FIRED BY GOOGLE. NOW IT'S WORTH MILLIONS

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated January 16, 2022 Artificial intelligence computer scientist, Timnit Gebru , has just opened her own firm....

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  • Learn These Money Moves From The Investor That Went From Prison to Wall Street By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    LEARN THESE MONEY MOVES FROM THE INVESTOR THAT WENT FROM PRISON TO WALL STREET

    Credit: Leon Howard By Jasmine Browley · Updated January 16, 2022 “Y'all playing the wrong game.” Leon Howard was only 16 when he was...

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  • Martin Luther King Jr.'s Family Says “No Celebration” Until The Freedom To Vote Act Is Passed By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.'S FAMILY SAYS “NO CELEBRATION” UNTIL THE FREEDOM TO VOTE ACT IS PASSED

    Martin Luther King, III and Arndrea Waters King, courtesy of the family By Ashlee Banks · Updated January 17, 2022 Rev. Dr. Martin...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    NE-YO TALKS HOSTING THIS YEAR'S URBAN ONE HONORS

    Loading the player... By admin · Updated January 15, 2022 Ne-Yo talks to ESSENCE about making his hosting debut at the 2022 Urban One...

  • This Week In Black Love: Naomi Osaka Swoons Over Cordae And Brandy's Baby Has A Boyfriend By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    THIS WEEK IN BLACK LOVE: NAOMI OSAKA SWOONS OVER CORDAE AND BRANDY'S BABY HAS A BOYFRIEND

    Instagram By Victoria Uwumarogie · Updated January 14, 2022 We're not very far into the new year, and already there have been some...

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  • 7 Things We're Still Talking About This Week By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    7 THINGS WE'RE STILL TALKING ABOUT THIS WEEK

    By Bry'onna Mention · Updated January 14, 2022 The prospect of voting in the year of 2022 should not come remotely close to as difficult...

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  • By Essence   -   Jan 18, 2022

    DENZEL WASHINGTON TALKS THE FUTURE OF HIS ACTING CAREER

    Loading the player... By Brande Victorian · Updated January 14, 2022 When you've had a career as illustrious as Denzel Washington has...

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