Posts Tagged: #janetg

California First State To Ban Discrimination Against ‘Natural Hair’  

California is set to become the first state to ban discrimination – against hairstyles. The bill defends ‘natural hair’ by updating anti-discrimination laws to include “traits historically associated with race, including, but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles.” Supporters of the bill argue that workplace dress codes can unfairly discriminate against African-Americans, including… Read more »

Babyface Made Toni Braxton Cry [WATCH]

Babyface has written many hit songs for superstar Toni Braxton so when he joined her on stage for a duet during her ‘Love As I Live Tour’ he couldn’t hold back how proud he was of her lasting career.  It was the final show for the tour in Los Angeles and Babyface surprised Toni with… Read more »

2018 Global Citizens Festival [WATCH LIVE]

Janet Jackson and The Weeknd headlines the 2018 Global Citizens Festival performers today live from the Great Lawn in Central Park. Global Citizens  is a movement of engaging citizens using their collective voices to end extreme poverty by the year 2030. The effort seeks to improve health, address environmental issues and fight for women’s equality. … Read more »

Mary J. Blige: On Female Empowerment & Oscars [WATCH]

Mary J. Blige speaks her truth on female Empowerment as we salute her talent, courage and two Oscar nominations. Check out behind the scenes of her photo shoot for Variety and what her nomination means to her.  The Grammy winning singer talks about empowering women and the difficulties we face. “It seems like we have… Read more »

Queen Sugar’s Jaw Dropping Mid-Season Finale

Hands down ‘Queen Sugar’ is a hit and has gained more popularity and even higher ratings than season one. Family legacy, complicated relationship and police brutality come together for a unique blend of the daily struggles of the Bordelon family.  Director, Amanda Marsalis talks the dramatic mid-season finale and breaks down the plot twist. Dawn-Lyen… Read more »

This Week In History Thurgood Marshall [VIDEO]

Thurgood Marshal born in Baltimore Maryland was the great-grandson of a slave and is known as a champion for the people, a visionary credited for changing American Law. He was a civil rights crusader that became best known for having a high success arguing before the nation’s highest court and winning Brown v Board of… Read more »