The Strong and Resilient, Tarana Burke #TWT

Tarana Burke is a New York native who is the founder of the "Me Too" movement, which she actually started in 2006. However, it did not become worldwide until 2017. When Tarana started the "Me Too" movement she was working at Just Be Inc., which was a nonprofit she founded to focus on the wellbeing…Read more The Strong and Resilient, Tarana Burke #TWT

“There’s a Glitch in our Online Communities” #TWT

In 2017, a brilliant organization named Glitch was created. Seyi Akiwowo, who is 28 years old, is the one behind the organization and designed it to end online abuse. Did you know that women are 27 times more likely to be harassed online than men, and if you’re a women of color it is a…Read more “There’s a Glitch in our Online Communities” #TWT

Constance Orlando #TWT

Hello, Beauties! Our terrific woman this Tuesday is Constance Orlando. She has been working at BET since 2007 as the VP of Original Programming and was recently promoted to EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy. She is the executive producer of all events including the BET Awards, which is a top 10 award show…Read more Constance Orlando #TWT

Black Women are Currently Wearing the Crown as 2019 Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and Miss America #TWT

Chelsie Kryst, Miss USA, Nia Franklin, Miss America, and Kaliegh Garris, Miss Teen USA made history this past week by being the first black women to wear the crown in each division of the beauty pageant. Chelsie and Kaliegh also embraced their natural curls during the pageant. Kaliegh mentioned to Refinery21 that many people pressured…Read more Black Women are Currently Wearing the Crown as 2019 Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and Miss America #TWT

This Dynamic Sister Duo #TWF

This dynamic duo went from singing covers of Beyoncé songs on YouTube to being signed to Beyoncé’s label, Parkwood Entertainment. Our terrific women this Friday are Chloe and Halle Bailey. They signed to Parkwood Entertainment in 2013 when their rendition of Beyoncé’s song “Pretty Hurts” went viral. Ever since then they have opened for Beyoncé…Read more This Dynamic Sister Duo #TWF

Award-Winning Actress #TWF

Cicely Tyson is a legend to many! She’s an award winning actress seen in ‘The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,’ ‘The Help,’ and Broadway’s ‘The Trip to Bountiful.’ She is our terrific woman this Friday! Cicely was very secretive with her personal life. But she was very involved in her community. After the assassination of…Read more Award-Winning Actress #TWF

Representation in the Film/TV Industry #TWF

You might know Gina Rodriguez from her starring role in Jane the Virgin. Aside from being an amazing actress, she is also a diversity advocate. Her mission is to make more movies and shows more diverse. She is the creator of “I Can I will Productions,” which specializes in creating projects with minority and Latin…Read more Representation in the Film/TV Industry #TWF