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Zendaya’s Hair: Her Locs Are Beautiful. Who Needs Giuliana Rancic to Say That When WE Can?

It's fine to hold Giuliana Rancic accountable for attacking Zendaya's hair. But really, we can—and should—reject the white gaze and pour our passion into celebrating our own.

– Feb 25, 2015

Black Girls Rock: Kerry Washington Was Brilliant On SNL—Plus, Welcome To the MyBrownBaby Crew!

Welcoming mom-to-be Kerry Washington to the MyBrownBaby crew as we celebrate her hilarious star turn on 'Saturday Night Live.'

– Nov 4, 2013

‘Scandal’ Gladiators! Kerry Washington Graces November 2013 ESSENCE Cover, Penned By Moi

I mean, ESSENCE’s Entertainment Director Cori Murray barely got the words out of her mouth before I hit her with the overly enthusiastic, breathless, “Yes,...

– Oct 3, 2013

The Latest On Shawty Lo’s “All My Babies Mamas,” Plus MBB Fresh Links

Some 35,000 petition signatures and a week’s worth of negative press later, Oxygen is vowing to move forward with their plans to air the stupidly...

– Jan 11, 2013

“Django” Provided Many Lessons for Our Daughter—but “Roots” Did Too

By NICK CHILES We agonized for a couple of days whether we would take our 13-year-old daughter with us to see Django Unchained. We flipped...

– Jan 8, 2013