The President and Mrs. Obama have shown their love for black art (and artists)—from poetry and spoken word to actors and singers— throughout this most historic presidency.

This weekend, Hillsong New York pastor Carl Lentz will appear on Oprah’s show Super Soul Sunday, and OWN recently released a clip. The series is known for its extended conversation with leaders from different faiths and worldviews, but, if these clips are any indication, the episode will be mostly about Jesus: Back in March, when […]

  It’s finally here! On Saturday, thousands flocked to Washington, D.C. to witness President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama helped open the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African-American History and Culture. http://blackamericaweb.com/2016/09/25/the-obamas-oprah-winfrey-will-smith-open-smithsonians-new-african-american-museum/

The media mogul signaled her endorsement of presumptive Democratic party presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in an interview that aired today on “Good Morning America.” The moment came when, referencing Winfrey’s political activism on behalf of then-candidate Barack Obama, Spencer asked whether Winfrey would “get behind” one of the candidates in the current presidential race. I […]

Winfrey’s “Food, Health and Happiness: ‘On Point’ Recipes for Great Meals and a Better Life” is scheduled to come out Jan. 3 of next year, Flatiron Books told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Winfrey’s imprint, currently unnamed, is part of Flatiron, a division of MacMillan U.S. “In the past several months on Weight Watchers, I […]

Oprah Winfrey is having a whirlwind college graduation weekend. The former daytime talk show host has been busy attending commencement events for the first group of college grads among her “daughter-girls,”  who are alumnae of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa. Winfrey posted Sunday on Instagram that was a “Proud Happy Day” in […]


The U.S. Dream Academy is a national after school program using mentoring, tutoring, and technology education to empower children at risk of future incarceration. Their 15th Annual Power of a Dream Gala will take place Tuesday night in Washington, D.C. honoring Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott; Jaime Casap, Global Education Evangelist; and Jarrett M. Adams, Judicial […]

Article By Jess Hamilton // EEW Magazine News God wants Oprah Winfrey to lose weight. At least that’s what the media mogul believes. “It felt like an intervention from on high,” she said of the moment Weight Watchers reached out to her, assuming, “If they are calling me, I must need help!” The 62-year-old opened […]

Oprah Winfrey returned to Chicago’s West Loop Wednesday night. She tweeted a photo celebrating the end of an era with some of the last employees remaining at the now-closed Harpo Studios. source: abc7chicago.com

Tracy Morgan says after his devastating multi-car crash in June 2014, he went to heaven and hasn’t been the same since. In an exclusive sneak peek of his “SuperSoul Sunday” interview with Oprah Winfrey, the passionate comedian says, following his horrible accident, “something’s different” about him. “The way I am with people, something’s just different. […]

During a student-led interview at Stanford Graduate School of Business, Oprah Winfrey shares seminal moments of her career journey and the importance of listening to your instincts. Winfrey also offers advice to students on how to find their calling: “Align your personality with your purpose, and no one can touch you.” https://youtu.be/6DlrqeWrczs source: Joy105.com  

Article By Alexa Patterson What a way to bring something good out of a humiliating moment. On Oscars night, when TotalBeauty.com mistook “The View” co-host Whoopi Goldberg for OWN CEO, Oprah Winfrey in a tweet, the negative reaction was brutal. But the story doesn’t end there. Total Beauty chose to do something good with the […]