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Life Lessons I Learned From Star Wars The Last Jedi
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by: Dion Ringgold

15 Jan

Have you seen Star Wars The Last Jedi?

It is the latest addition in the epic Skywalker saga in the Star Wars universe.

The movie is visually appealing, full of beautiful color choice, unique looking creatures, fun new planets to explore, and thought-provoking scenes between our heroes and newcomers.  For those of you who are late to the party on the Millennium Falcon, the previous film Star Wars The Force Awakens brought us back to the galaxy far, far, away. Where a new hero and new antagonist had emerged with whom the force has become awaken in. 

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Sydel Curry: A Curry Girl
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by: Dion Ringgold

03 Jan

I landed in San Francisco at 12:30pm pacific time. I take an Uber to the Peerspace studio I booked in South of Market. If you are from the Bay Area, you know what I only found out upon my arrival, and that is, that SOM might just be the worst area in San Francisco I could have picked. I get inside the studio, only to feel like Aston Kutcher had punked me. The photos online looked a lot better than the space. But the show must go on and thanks to my bomb make-up artist Angelica things begin to look up. Or so I thought...

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Breaking The Code: Black Women Coding In The Tech Industry
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by: Dion Ringgold

02 Jan

With the tech industry continuing to surge we talk with coder and app developer Felecia Genet about the importance and impact of black female coders. Felecia sheds light on the current status of women in tech, its progression and future.

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Taking The Law Into Your Own Hands: The Importance Of Black Lawyers
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by: Dion Ringgold

01 Jan

Our country’s judicial system has been a heated discussion and disappointment in regards to Black Americans. From countless murders of unarmed black men and women by police officers who do not face the justice they should, to unfair treatment given to white Americans who protest verses when black Americans protest. In light of a system that seems to all but failed Black Americans there is an increase in the number of black female attorneys, so we decided to get the perspective of one incredibly intelligent and passionate attorney Alexis Gonzalez. She is an attorney for fortune 500 company and shared with us the importance of taking the law into our own hands.

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Jackie Hernandez: No Cover-Up
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by: Dion Ringgold

02 Dec

The beautiful and ambitious global YouTube star and now Make up product owner, talks with us about her make up brand J'dez, life, style and more. As the first Latina YouTuber to break into the beauty industry Jackie has become more than just another pretty face, but a face for girls, and women who look like her, look to her and look up to her for inspiration.

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