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Solange Accepts Rockstar Award At Black Girls Rock

Last year’s A Seat At The Table was the album Black America needed. It came at a time when we were overwhelmed with images of Black death and racist terror. It covered the range of Black experience from the everyday instances of racism to the larger more institutional instances that govern our lives. As such,…

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Recap: Black Girls Rock!

It is almost impossible to put into words the magic that was this years BLACK GIRLS ROCK! awards show. Hosted by the always amazing and vibrant, Tracee Ellis Ross, who opened the show with a medley of songs by amazing black girls. The show featured a slew of great performances, acceptance speeches and monumental moments…

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First Lady Michelle Obama Speaks At Black Girls Rock

BET recently wrapped up the taping of this year’s Black Girls Rock installment with Hosts Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King. The program is one of BET’S most cherished as women of color throughout education, social justice, music, literature, and film are celebrated and honored for their achievements. The program’s most special moment included an…

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Video: BET’s ‘Black Girls Rock!’ 2013 Performances

This past Sunday marked the return of BET’s highly-anticipated ode to women of color, “Black Girls Rock”. The event is set to highlight women who have made an impact within their personal and professional communities. This year was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, and legendary names such as Patti Labelle, Mara Brock…

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