HW Pick: Become An Owner of “Becoming Michelle Obama,” An Amazon #1 Author

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States

In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Hustle & Soul is What WE-TV Wants It to Be

By Lil Nickelson

On Monday, March 19th, 2018 I stopped by the 2nd floor of the Andaz Hotel located across the street from the 42nd Street public library for the premiere event for the new season of Hustle & Soul on WE-TV. Continue Reading →

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 →

Beverly Bond Talks “Black Girls Rock!” At Build

The Black Girls Rock movement was conceived by Beverly Bond as a mission to uplift black women, to show them respect, to strip away the self-hate and marginalization, and to proclaim, “Hey black girl, you rock.” Continue Reading →

The Best Harlem Style Of First Lady Michelle Obama (Photos)

For eight years, she has been the First Lady of Fitness, the First Lady of Shoulders, and above all the fabulous First Lady of Style. Continue Reading →

“The Meaning Of Michelle,” A Conversation About The First Lady At The Schomburg In Harlem

When history is written, First Lady Michelle Obama will loom large as one of the single most positive influences on legacy, of the Obama Presidency. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: The Jock Vs. The Scholar At The Apollo Theater

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By Eartha Watts-Hicks

Walking into the Apollo Theater, Monday evening, September 26th, I saw the crowd of viewers waiting outside, swelling with anticipation. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: First Lady Welcomes Young Chefs to the White House

cc1By CC Minton

First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge to the White House Kids’ State Dinner on July 14, 2016. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Michelle, Malia And Sasha Obama Planning Girls’ Trip With Streep, Freida Pinto And Grandma

the obama ladies on the roadMichelle Obama and her daughters Sasha and Malia Obama are leaving dad behind, this summer, and heading overseas. Continue Reading →

First Lady Obama To Give Commencement Speech At City College In Harlem

800px-Michelle_Obama_official_portrait1Michelle Obama is in New York to deliver the final commencement speech of her tenure as first lady at City College in Harlem NY. Continue Reading →