Organization Empowers Black Women at Annual Brunch
The event, themed “My Black is Enough: Embodying Self Love, Embracing My Sisters, and Epitomizing Excellence,” served as a tool to spark dialogue about contentious issues, including the black diaspora, colorism, cultural appropriation, natural hair, body issues and racism.
The Black & Beautiful Brunch aims to empower Black women through humor, real talk, and bottomless mimosas. The event is currently on a multi-city tour and scheduled to stop in the District of Columbia on July 8.
Women of the African diaspora gather to celebrate Oakland’s new Coco Coalition
On Monday evening, Tiffany Wright, a co-founder of the Coco Coalition, held a microphone at Alamar Kitchen & Bar in Oakland, in the middle of the coalition’s party. “We are here to love coco, right?” she asked. More than 50 people at the restaurant responded, “Yes!”