(NEW YORK) -- Opal Lee, 95, has spent much of her life advocating for civil rights. When she was just 12, her family home was vandalized and set ablaze by white supremacists, none of whom were arrested. It led her down a lifetime of trying... Read More.
Tiffany Haddish has announced her second collection of essays, I Curse You with Joy, will be out this November. The follow-up to 2017’s The Last Black Unicorn, this new book will feature candid personal stories from Haddish’s life and career. They include auditioning... Read More.
(HEALDSBURG, Calif.) -- A group of grade-schoolers is inadvertently bringing joy, laughter and some wise words to thousands of strangers, all thanks to their Peptoc art project. Peptoc is the brainchild of art teacher Jessica Martin and artist Asherah Weiss, who worked with the K-6 students... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Jessica Parker, 40, didn't transition until she was in her 30s. She suppressed her identity in her conservative, central Texas town out of fear of rejection or violence. But as more and more LGBTQ people came into her life, she finally felt... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- This 93-year-old grandmother is dancing her way into the heart of millions online. Marie Francis O’Brien, affectionately known as "Fran" or Fran the Hip Gram on TikTok, began dancing at the age of 15 when she would perform in shows for WWII servicemen and... Read More.