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“I am no different than you—still struggling to find balance, still trying to mend my relationship with food, my anxiety, my back fat.”  Read the full…
After years on the real estate market — at continually reduced prices — Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch has finally been sold. The Santa Barbara County, California…
By Michael P Coleman The coronavirus isn’t so novel anymore. It was new when it hit us early last year. If you were like me, you…
By Michael P Coleman Civil unrest. Unwarranted aggression from law enforcement directed towards black men. COVID-19. With all of that going on, it seems odd to…
There was no direct connection between the “Central Park Karen” incident in New York City and the police killing of 46-year-old George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota,…
California authorities are investigating vandalism to a bust honoring Breonna Taylor that the sculptor is calling "a racist attack on the Black Lives Matter movement." Leo Carson…
Three days after receiving a historic Emmy, at an equally once-in-a-lifetime virtual Primetime Emmy award ceremony, Zendaya walks into ESSENCE’s cover shoot for the bookend of…
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is facing sharp criticism as her city faces its deadliest year in decades. Three killings in less than 24 hours over the Christmas…
 Since its founding in 1966, the weeklong holiday has been observed with candle lighting ceremonies, feasts, and reflections on past struggles and future hopes. Read the…
The best shooter in NBA history added another record to his resume on Sunday. Steph Curry hit his 61st straight free throw in the Golden State…