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A Descendant of Madam C.J. Walker Speaks on the ‘Self Made’ Controversy

When I first learned that Netflix was turning On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker by A’Lelia Bundles into a four-part series, I was thrilled.

Exclusive Interview: Blair Underwood On Netflix’s Self Made, Broadway’s A Soldier’s Play & Krush Groove 35 Years Later

Now playing on Netflix is the four-part limited series, ‘Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker’ starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer stars as the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America’s first female self-made millionaire.

French court releases Malian singer despite backing extradition

A Paris appeals court on Wednesday granted Malian musician Rokia Traore conditional release despite ruling she could be extradited to Belgium over a child custody dispute — a decision her lawyer vowed to contest.

Tupac’s ‘Dear Mama,’: A Backstory About His Mother’s Activism, Mass Incarceration, and Bail

It’s not really Mother’s Day until I find myself ugly-crying and reciting the lyrics to Tupac’s anthem “Dear Mama.”
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TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT launches TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE, a Small Business Hackathon

The TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is proud to announce the launch of its very first cohort of the...
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Le TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT et ses partenaires lancent le TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE

Le sommet d’affaires TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT en collaboration avec ses partenaires MELANIN KAPITAL, DIRA PARTNERS, REDA CAPITAL et OPEN CONSULTING lancent le...

La JEUNE CHAMBRE DU CONGO-KINSHASA AU QUÉBEC, partenaire de la 4ème édition du sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT

Dans la perspective du prochain sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, qui aura lieu en livestream du 14 au 17 Octobre 2020 et...

La 4eme édition du TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT se tiendra par vidéo conférence du 14–17 Octobre 2020

TROPICS MEDIA (Johannesburg, South Africa) — Chez TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, des mesures de précaution visant à limiter la propagation du virus Covid-19 ont...

TROPICS MAGAZINE Announces 4th annual TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT as a Virtual Experience on October 14–17, 2020

TROPICS MEDIA (Johannesburg, June 22, 2020) — In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and the forced cancellation of mass gatherings the TROPICS...