PETA Honors Harlem’s Cicely Tyson And Other Female Icons During Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, PETA (an organization founded by a woman and led by women) has chosen Harlem’s own Cicely Tyson as one of five female trailblazers to celebrate. Continue Reading →


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Apollo Theater Brings WOW Factor With Giovanni, Cole, Orman, Ryan And More To Harlem

The Apollo Theater revealed the line-up for the third annual WOW – Women of the World Festival. Continue Reading →


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The Black Girls Rock! Owning Our Magic. Rocking Our Truth Book

From the award-winning entrepreneur, culture leader, and creator of the BLACK GIRLS ROCK! movement comes an inspiring and beautifully designed book that pays tribute to the achievements and contributions of black women around the world. Continue Reading →


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Yara Shahidi On What It Means For Her “To Be a Black Girl”

By Yara Shahidi for Google Arts & Culture

To be a black girl is to be one of the reasons the universe thrives.

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HW Pick: Grace Lee Boggs: American Revolutionary

Grace-Lee-Boggs-1The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is holding a free encore screening of the documentary film, American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6:30pm, to commemorate the incredible life and work of Grace Lee Boggs. Continue Reading →

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