“I am tired of waiting for people to validate me” Lessons From Viola Davis’ interview with Tina Brown at the Women in the World Los Angeles Salon.

If there is a human example of the word ‘Amazon’, I believe we can all agree it is Viola Davis. A blog post can never capture adequately the remarkable force, the living breathing inspiration, that Viola is but we can at least try, Yes? Viola 53, is one of the greatest actresses of her time. She […]

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“You were strong when we couldn’t be,” Tributes pour in for Winnie Madikizela Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, died on Monday aged 81. She died in a Johannesburg hospital after a long illness, family spokesman Victor Dlamini said in a statement. As the world is still reeling from the loss, an outpouring of tributes are pouring in from celebrities & individuals […]

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“Ava’s opening doors and that’s courageous” – Ava Duvernay, Alicia Keys, Fatou Bensouda and All the Courageous Women We Love On TIME 100 List

Viola Davis, Fatou Bensouda and Leslie Jones are among some of our favourite women who made it to this 2017 TIME 100 Most Influential People List. This year’s list took an interesting turn as some of TIME 100 alumni were allowed to share their editorial thoughts on this year’s names. Of course, we couldn’t agree more with […]

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Viola Davis, Imeime Umana and all the “First Ladies” we love

There is just something so powerfully compelling about women who lead! It’s everything!  Still in the season of celebrating women all around the world, we acknowledge 5 amazing black women who have recorded a ‘first’ in their chosen fields within this first quarter of the year 2017. Serena Williams Serena is such a winner, it […]

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