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Teen Pianist With Four Fingers Defies The Odds

Teen pianist with four fingers defies the odds 17-year-old Darrius Simmons, overcoming a birth defect, developed his own technique to reach all the keys. His determination led him to Carnegie Hall.

Yoga For And By Black Women: Mocha Yoga

Meet Mocha Yoga! Mocha Yoga is a lifestyle brand, created to bring representation to the mat, and wellness to your world. The ladies behind the wellness brand tell us why they fell in love with Yoga and how they turned their Passion 2 Business. Connect with Mocha Yoga @…… Passion 2 Business is a series that focuses on black entrepreneurs that turned their passions into a businesses. They share the best (and worst) things about being an entrepreneur, what fuels their drive, advice for future entrepreneurs and much more! Because we believe in and cheer Black Owned!

How Black Panther’s Visual Effects Were Made

Daryl Sawchuk, Visual Effects Supervisor for Method Studios and Animation Supervisor for Black Panther, gives WIRED an exclusive look at breakdowns of the digital Black Panther and Kilmonger suits, and the final fight scene of Marvel’s mega-blockbuster. Black Panther is available on Blu-Ray and DVD May 15, 2018.

Is blockchain the answer that Africa needs?

Conversations about blockchain have grown louder and louder in recent months sending ripples across the continent.

This Is The Marine President Trump Wants To Be The First Female African-American General

President Donald Trump has nominated the first African-American woman for promotion to general.

Black Female Engineer Shows A Young Student How To Be A Boss

Dr. Reates Curry spends a day with a 17-year-old student, Marianna Campbell, to teach her all about bio-medical engineering at Ford.

Tay Zonday’s “Chocolate Rain” Was More Woke Than We Realized

The singer breaks down the message many missed in the latest “I Went Viral.”

“I felt like an outsider in both cultures.”

Linda Mobula grew up in both Tucson, Ariz. and the Congo. “When I go back to the Congo, it feels like I’m from a different country.”

Meet Latin America’s first black female vice president

For the first time in the country’s history, a black woman will be Costa Rica’s vice president. Here’s what you need to know about Epsy Campbell Barr.

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