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Word Worthy Woman: Madame C. J. Walker, bath and beauty pioneer

I’m currently writing a post about minority women who have become prominent social figures through their cosmetics entrepreneurship. I feel I could hardly do them justice without talking first about one of America’s first female or black millionaires, an early … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone!   This is a requiem for a print stalwart. Ebony magazine, published 12 times a year since 1945, has given way to the online media revolution. The last print issue, above, was published in September 2016. The title … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! Complex magazine is published 6x/year in New York City. This title debuted in 2002 as a men’s magazine focused on hi-hop culture, music, the arts, games and gaming, and fashion.  The editor, Marc Ecko (born Marc Louis Milecofsky), … Continue reading

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