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The Fire Sale at Johnson Publishing Company Feels Like Karma

The Fire Sale at Johnson Publishing Company Feels Like Karma
by Zondra Hughes When I read the Chicago Tribune article about Johnson Publishing Company selling its storied archive of African American images with the hope of getting $40 million (that’s about $8 per image, thanks Luvvie), I immediately thought of Hurricane Katrina. In 2005, I was an Associate Editor at Ebony magazine. At that time,... Read more »

Noir A-Go Go: Sexy Black Dames & Pin-Up Girls

KC Washington's Noir-A-GoGo celebrates the Black Dame and Pin-Up. Washington is a giftbag sponsor for Explorgasm, the official Women's Health Event of National Orgasm Week-Us.
K.C. Washington launched Noir A-Go Go with the idea that something was missing within the American pinup girl genre, namely women of color. A Mellon Fellow and a novelist with a background in journalism and literary and historical fiction, K.C. has raised the curtain on a world of beautiful, empowered, stylish women (and a few... Read more »

Essence Music Festival Celebrity Photos!

ALL photos by celebrity photographer Chris Mitchell / CME3000 Instagram: @CME3000.
Essence Music Festival is underway in New Orleans, here are some great images from celebrity photographer Chris Mitchell / CME3000 Instagram: @CME3000.
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