black podcasts
black podcasts
Lifestyle

11 Podcasts That Celebrate Black Excellence

For your listening pleasure during Black History Month *and* every month.

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old navy black history month shirt
Fashion

Old Navy’s Black History Month Tee Celebrates Women of Color

Shop the limited-edition shirt designed by Afro Latina artist Reyna Noriega.

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black history month movies
Movies

16 Black History Month Movies to Stream on Hulu, Netflix, and More

From powerful documentaries to stories based on real-life events, these films enlighten and inspire.

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Black Lives Matter and other social justice organizations to support for Black History Month, black organizations, black history month, black lives matter, social justice organizations
Diversity

14 Black social justice organizations to support right now

As millions of people pour out onto the streets of cities across the U.S. to…

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juvias-place-the-nubian-loose-highlighter.jpg
Beauty

31 Black-Owned Beauty Brands to Shop and Support Always

From Fenty and Pat McGrath Labs to Briogeo and more.

Black History Month, Raising Black Boys, Teaching Black Son About Black Excellence
Black History Month, Raising Black Boys, Teaching Black Son About Black Excellence
Lifestyle

Teaching Black excellence to my son during Black History Month

The current political climate in the United States has made raising a Black boy both…

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rosa parks black history month birthday
Politics

For both Black History Month and her birthday, we honor Rosa Parks

Today,  February 4th, the world celebrates the birthday of the late Rosa Parks. Referred to…

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Entertainment

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air helped me find freedom in solitude and fashion

February is Black History Month. Here, an HG contributor celebrates The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,…

Black students giving the Black Power salute at a college graduation
Black students giving the Black Power salute at a college graduation
Lifestyle

Attending an HBCU taught me there is no one way to be Black

February is Black History Month. Here, an HG contributor shares how attending a Historically Black…

Still from "Dope" trailer
Still from "Dope" trailer
Entertainment

How Dope rewrote coming-of-age movies for Black teens

February is Black History Month. Here, an HG contributor reflects on the 2015 feature film…

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afrolatina women, celebrating african american women, famous african latina women
Lifestyle

This Black History Month, celebrate the work of Afro-Latinas who challenge what Latinidad looks like

Latin America is racially diverse, but in the United States, we’re not often taught to…

That's So Raven promotional photo
That's So Raven promotional photo
Nostalgia

That’s So Raven was groundbreaking for me as an early-’00s Black tween

February is Black History Month. Here, an HG contributor discusses how the plots in That’s…

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black-lgbtq-histroy
Lifestyle

LGBTQ+ history is Black history, too

February is Black History Month. Here, an HG contributor discusses changes he needs to see…

Nostalgia

My complicated childhood love for Addy Walker, the first Black American Girl doll

Black History Month, Black Writers, Every Month Is Black History Month, black writers, black women
Black History Month, Black Writers, Every Month Is Black History Month, black writers, black women
Lifestyle

Black voices are needed throughout the year, not just during Black History Month

The shortest and often coldest month of the year is also home to Black History…

black woman owned wellness brands
black woman owned wellness brands
Lifestyle

Support these Black woman-owned wellness brands if you want to achieve true work-life balance in 2019

Once the hype of the New Year dies down, it’s easy to feel like you’re…

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michelleobama
News

A class of Black 6th grade students recreated famous book covers for Black History Month

Black History Month celebrations have come a long way in recent years, especially in classrooms,…

Martin Luther King and his wife Corette King lead a five-day march to the Alabama State Capitol
Martin Luther King and his wife Corette King lead a five-day march to the Alabama State Capitol
Lifestyle

I come from a legacy of Black people that says we can’t afford to give up

February is Black History Month. To say that politics in 2018 was tumultuous would be…

Ivanka Trump
Ivanka Trump
News

Twitter is not here for Ivanka Trump’s Black History Month tweet

It’s officially Black History Month, which means politicians, celebrities, and everyday social media users are…

TLC at MTV Vmas in September 1999 after winning for "No Scrubs"
TLC at MTV Vmas in September 1999 after winning for "No Scrubs"
Music

TLC’s “No Scrubs” is 20 years old, and it still teaches me the power of saying no

On February 2nd, 1999, TLC released their chart-topping single, “No Scrubs,” from their third album…