Tinashe’s 2015 MTV #VMAs Dress Is Similar to J. Lo’s 2003 Vibe Magazine Cover

Tinashe, on her Instagram page, posted a picture of her from the official radio bar red carpet of this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. Her houndstooth dress is a vintage Azzedine Alaia from 1991. But it was also extremely similar to an outfit Jennifer Lopez wore twelve years before on her second cover of the (then) print edition of VIBE magazine back in 2003. So technically Tinashe, or … Continue reading Tinashe’s 2015 MTV #VMAs Dress Is Similar to J. Lo’s 2003 Vibe Magazine Cover

Civil Rights Heroine, Amelia Boynton Robinson, Died Today At The Age of 104

Today, on August 26th, Amelia Boynton Robinson, a heroine of the Civil Rights Movements in the 1960s, died at the age of 104. You may not recall the name but you’ve seen the brutal, telling images of her on Alabama grounds tear-gassed and beaten by racist policemen and state troopers on March 7, 1965, historically known as “Bloody Sunday.” She was one of the lead … Continue reading Civil Rights Heroine, Amelia Boynton Robinson, Died Today At The Age of 104

Every 2015 Magazine Cover That Starred A Woman Of Color This Summer #BlackGirlMagic

Forget about it being a cruel summer! It’s been a buttery brown one, and definitely so for the magazine industry that’s chosen successful and inspiring Black and women of color artists, actresses and businesswomen for their coveted covers. The Twitterverse have been affectionately calling the surge “Black Girl Magic.” And with Beyonce gracing American Vogue‘s esteemed September issue, it’s all been nothing short of f**king awesome. … Continue reading Every 2015 Magazine Cover That Starred A Woman Of Color This Summer #BlackGirlMagic