Miss Jessie's Miko Branch. Photo Credit Laretta Houston.

On the “A” w/Souleo

Miss Jessie’s CEO Successfully Navigates through Natural Hair Criticism Earlier this month, The Talk co-host and comedienne Sheryl Underwood felt compelled to apologize for negative remarks she made about kinky hair in September 2013. She did so while revealing her […]

Continue Reading...
Bionka_Courtesy of Fuse Media Inc.

On the “A” w/Souleo

‘Transcedent’ Trans Star Bionka is Ready to Open Up

Is the mainstream media visibility of transgender women such as Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner

Fe Noel Spring 2016 Collection_Credit Johnny Nunez

On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31788" align="aligncenter" width="200"] Fe Noel Spring 2016 Collection_Credit Johnny Nunez[/caption]

Black Designers Absent from NYFW but Present in Other Ways

As diversity becomes the

Free Huey rally in 1968. Courtesy of Stephen Shames.

On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31694" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Free Huey rally in 1968. Courtesy of Stephen Shames.[/caption]

‘Black Panthers’ Doc Presents Rise and Fall of Activist Organization

To tell

Gregory Saint Amand, The Market, 2014_Photo Credit Will Vaultz

On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31653" align="aligncenter" width="295"] Gregory Saint Amand, The Market, 2014_Photo Credit Will Vaultz[/caption]

Artist Uses Brands and Icons to Make a Cultural Statement 

[caption id="attachment_31652" align="alignleft"

Lizz Wright_Photo_by_Jesse_Kitt_2

On the “A” w/Souleo

Lizz Wright’s Soul-Searching Journey to her New Album, ‘Freedom & Surrender’

The end of a relationship and a near-death incident are enough to make


On the “A” w/Souleo

Singer Avant Questions the Politics of Today’s Music Industry

Despite 15 years in the music business, R&B singer Avant still wrestles

Photography by_Chandler Elise Stephens_1

On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31343" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Photography by Chandler Elise Stephens[/caption]

Artist Creates Fictional Television Network to Challenge Mainstream Media’s Portrayal of African Americans

Change the channel.

Teedra Moses (Courtesy of Shanachie Entertainment)

On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31228" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Teedra Moses (Courtesy of Shanachie Entertainment)[/caption]

Teedra Moses Overcomes Insecurity to Release Sophomore Album Ten Years After Debut

Teedra Moses comes

Rob Gibsun_Courtesy of TV One

On the “A” w/Souleo

The #BlackLivesMatter Movement Inspires New Season of TV One’s ‘Lexus Verses and Flow’

When spoken word poet Rob Gibsun was invited to perform on

Powered by WordPress | Site by Fishbucket