Former “Empire” star Jussie Smollett was found guilty on five of six felony counts of disorderly conduct for falsely reporting a hate crime, but in a world where Amy Cooper and Kyle Rittenhouse are free, will his fate be sealed any differently since he’s Black?
Cardi B Wins Almost $4 Million in Libel Case Against Blogger Tasha K
Cardi B won big against Tasha K after suing the celebrity gossip blogger for libel and slander for alleging the rapper was a prostitute who contracted a sexually transmitted disease.
It’s a Baby J Gender Reveal!
It’s official! Monaco Mai Jenkins is a healthy baby… GIRL! Jeannie gets candid about her first few weeks as a mom, and just how much Mama Mai stepped in when it counted!
LaMonica Garrett Dishes on Responsibility of Portraying a Black Cowboy in ‘1883’
Most known for his roles in “Sons of Anarchy” and “Designated Survivor,” LaMonica Garrett opens up about the importance of portraying a Black cowboy on screen in the hit series “1883.”
12,000 Steps Before Video Games: TikTok Mom Slammed for ‘Extreme’ Parenting
A mom is catching heat from her “extreme” parenting methods after revealing her children must complete at least 12,000 steps a day throughout the week before they can play video games. Tell us: Fair or foul?
The Latest on Julia Fox & Kanye West, Black Dancers Won’t Be Paid for the Big Game?
Sometimes it’s hard work keeping up with social media and the latest in celebrity trending news, so we’ve got a little help from Essence magazine’s Director of Social Media Charisma DeBerry… This is “The Social Feed with Essence”!
Diverse Candy?! M&Ms Lose Femininity to Promote Inclusivity
M&Ms are getting a makeover, but not everyone is on board. Plus, can chemistry be created?