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
“Can we get much higher? So high…” “Dark Fantasy”, Kanye West Misty Copeland couldn’t more inspiring! Today it was excitedly announced that Copeland will officially be an American Ballet Theater principal dancer, and she is the first Black ballerina to earn the prestigious honor. The Missouri-born, California-raised talent has been working with ABT for the last fourteen years (eight years as a company soloist) and she had … Continue reading Misty Copeland Becomes American Ballet Theater’s First Black Female Principal Dancer!