At just 37 years old, Linda Mabhena has become a trailblazer in changing the landscape of renewable energy in South Africa, with her independently owned wind farm powering over 160,000 households. “I enjoy it,” she says, “It’s legacy building for … Continue reading Meet Linda Mabhena: The woman changing renewable energy in South Africa
At a time where many of us are more vocal about the injustices we face, it’s great to see Black TikTokers taking a stance while highlighting how key they are not just to the platform but the creative industry as a whole.
Continue reading Black TikTokers are on strike – and I’m here for it
The “Strong Black Woman” trope has been addressed several times, yet change seems so far away. However, we are seeing this shift as more Black women rebel against the trope and are putting their health first Continue reading We are finally combatting the ‘Strong Black Woman’ stereotype and putting ourselves first – but the challenges remain
Black women deserve luxury outside of designer handbags and clothes. We deserve luxury in the healthcare system, in the workplace and so much more. Continue reading The Paradox of the Black Women In Luxury movement
We speak to influencer and RadSwan founder Freddie Harrel about changing the perception of synthetic wigs, launching her own business and the beauty behind Black hair Continue reading Freddie Harrel: Meet the woman bringing high-quality Afro-textured synthetic wigs to Black women globally
According to a 2019 study, only 11% of GCSE students are studying modules relating to Black history.
In Peterborough, primary school teacher Precious Graham is striving to change this statistic by exposing young people to Black history with a Saturday school called Culture Community.
Continue reading Meet the Peterborough-based teacher providing Black history lessons to children
To mark Sexual Assault Awareness Month, we’ve listed some essential books that should be on everybody’s reading list, highlighting the many injustices and issues women face while encouraging healing and the need for conversation. Continue reading Sexual Assault Awareness Month: The must-read books by Black women which address the issues often ignored in our community
Black women are four times more likely to die during pregnancy and childbirth compared to white women. It’s a statistic that many of us have heard before and was something reiterated in Channel 4’s recent episode of Dispatches which investigated … Continue reading REVIEW: Dispatches: The Black Maternity Scandal
There’s no doubt that singing sister duo Chloe x Halle have used the pandemic to their advantage. After releasing their second studio album UnGodly Hour last year, they have been working non-stop to serve outstanding visuals, breathtaking live performances, and … Continue reading #IStandWithChloe: Chloe Bailey and sexual liberation on social media
Coleman’s comments come as no surprise to many Black women in and out of the entertainment industry Continue reading Monique Coleman reminds us that we still have a long way to go when it comes to the treatment and representation of Black hair