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Hair She Buzz | Black Girls Golf Offers Summer Golf Lessons

Living Atlanta Style — Black Girls Golf is the fastest growing golf community for business savvy women who want to meet decision makers and close deals. One way to keep tabs on women buzzing in business in Atlanta is on the golf course. To kickoff the summer and increase number of women golfers, Black Girls Golf summer lessons now available.  We buzzed a recent lesson at John A White park for an episode of #DryerBuzz Living Atlanta Style.  To learn more visit BlackGirlsGolf.net The lesson was scoped via Persicope by DryerBuzz and…

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Hair She Buzz | Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture Coming to Sephora

Hair She Buzz — We know about her life and history, but have you ever wondered about her products.  “Madam C.J. Walker was the first person to devise and scale a business model that addressed the haircare and beauty needs of women of color, while also challenging the myopic ideals of the beauty industry at that time,” says Richelieu Dennis, CEO of Sundial Brands. But what about her products.  Wonder no more because Sundial Brands, a leading skincare and haircare manufacturer renowned for its innovative use of high-quality, culturally authentic natural ingredients…

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Hair She Buzz | Great Debate: Viola Davis’ controversial journey of the mind from Maid to Harriet Tubman Emmys

Hair She Buzz — She stood center stage on the shoulders of many and with the words of Harriet Tubman to proclaim the next stop on her journey as a history maker —  and the winner is … Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series —  Viola Davis.  But the road has been controversial. Subject to translation, we attempted to follow Davis’ journey of the mind from her mindset around the movie The Help which  landed her at the Oscars,  to statements made between in various interviews thereafter — to…

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DryerBuzzRadio | Great Debates: History of Black Tech with Martin Pratt | Rachel Dolezal new strong black woman?

DryerBuzzonWAOK — Blogging comes to radio weekends in Atlanta with DryerBuzz editor Yalanda P Lattimore.  Listen as DryerBuzz moderates a great weekend debates in a double dose of buzz, Saturdays 6-8, and Sundays 1-4pm.  Plus, callers empty their soapbox on DryerBuzz on WAOK. Don’t shoot the moderator! Enjoy This week, Martin L Pratt stopped by for a segment on history of Black Tech. Martin is considered the wiki of black tech history, seo, and analytics.  He helped us remember just how pioneering of a blog we were back in the…

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Hair She Buzz | Why Won’t “Becky” Let Black Girls Rock? DAME Magazine

Hair She Buzz — Clipped from DAME Magazine — “Michelle Obama got reamed for proclaiming that ‪#‎Blackgirlsrock‬. Cosmopolitan mag trashed trends by women of color, declaring them dead. Stacey Patton asks, why are White women so threatened by the beauty, intelligence, and success of women of color?” Michelle Obama got reamed for proclaiming that #Blackgirlsrock. Cosmopolitan mag trashed trends by women of color,… Posted by DAME Magazine on Monday, April 6, 2015 Hair She Buzz — you just got the buzz from DryerBuzz.com — transforming the way we look —…

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Hair She Buzz | Black Women’s Health still America’s hobby? | 7 Timelines to follow #birthcontrol buzz

Clipped from various timelines and sources: “the U.S. Supreme Court undermined the intent of the Affordable Care Act with its decision that closely held corporations can use personal religious beliefs as a basis to exclude coverage for contraception in employer-based health insurance.” Post by Fierceforblackwomen.com. SCOTUS #birthcontrol order exempting Christian college deepens gender divide. Female justices issue fierce dissent. http://t.co/TroGcwajgI — Dorothy Roberts (@DorothyERoberts) July 4, 2014 Why is still ok to only have 3 women on the #SCOTUS? 3 justices out of 9, that doesn't reflect #US society. And it's wrong….

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DryerBuzz Great Debates Now Heard on WAOK | Sundays 4 to 7 PM | #DryerBuzzRadio

Debut — Don’t miss ‪#‎DryerBuzzonWAOK‬ Sundays. In our debut show we’ll buzz why men are mad at Meeks mugshot mania ans what “liking” the mugshot says about us. Plus why is it hard to believe ‪#‎blackgirls‬ run, golf, code and more. It’s all in what we choose to believe. ‪Listen 4 to 7pm @WAOK.com More about Sundays show: Living Atlanta Style Visit to Center for Civil and Human Rights The Clippings: If Black People Said The Stuff White People Say… Central Park 5 Settlement Mug Shot Mania Hair She Buzz Blackgirls run, golf and code – why…

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Hair She Buzz: Actress and activist Ruby Dee Dies at 91 | Watch Best Ruby Dee interviews ever

Sunset: That legacy of entertaining and pushing for change – in addition to her epic love affair with Davis – made Dee, who died at age 91 in her New Rochelle, New York, home on Wednesday night, a beloved figure in America and beyond. Read more below. VideoBuzz: “Everyone will have a movie screen… will affect human race” says Ruby Dee when interviewing when Reelblack’s Robert X. Golphin speaks with Oscar nominated actress and author RUBY DEE in this exclusive clip. VideoBuzz: Blacktree TV  interviews Ruby Dee, Oscar Nomination – Best Supporting Actress Sunset: NEW YORK (AP) –…

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Hair She Buzz: 5 Crowdfunding campaigns Black Women should fund before close | May – June

This is a live blog. Our editors are reviewing and posting campaigns. Stay tuned. Hair She Buzz: We have seen crowd-funding campaigns that have soared and others flop — the difference between the two — influence.  We all have ability to effect change.  Consider becoming a supporter of the campaigns below.  Using your influence, be sure to share  with your following.  Let’s keep it buzzing for crowdfunding as it relates to Black Women. Campaigns selected from searches.  Please do your own investigation before committing. Hair She Buzz — you just…

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Hair She Buzz: Laverne Cox star of Orange is the New Black Covers TIME Magazine | Transgender Movement

Hair She Buzz — On TIME’s cover this week is an unlikely icon: Laverne Cox. Bullied and harassed for appearing feminine while growing up in Mobile, Ala., Cox eventually came out as transgender while living in New York City and took up acting. Now a star on the Netflix dramaOrange Is the New Black, she has emerged as a public leader of the trans movement, using her increasingly prominent perch to make the case for equal rights and touring the country giving a stump speech titled “Ain’t I A Woman?” When Cox…

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DryerBuzz Entertainment Report People’s Choice Winners Better Mary Jane SNL Got Black Women Writers

Read it Watch it Listen! DryerBuzz Entertainment Report… Who has it in them for another season of Keeping up with the Kardashians? That’s it – that’s all I wanted to know? Who? cause it’s coming back. I’m just saying. Here comes the train wreck years. Being Mary Jane needs a rewrite quick. While the show was a ratings draw for BET, it’s plot was a flop. Fans are sure to flee if everything remains the same. Many said the show was too much like Unions real life i.e. home wrecker,…

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Hair She Buzz! Do Black Women Desire Interracial Extramarital Affairs? SNL Aside, Why Only One Black Woman On Scandal? Mainstream wants to know | Scandal’ust

Contrary to Scandal — That Ain’t Our History! First and foremost, Black women are in essence WOMEN. Believe it or not, whether we are simply women has been argued for centuries.  Occasionally, a woman comes along like Kerry Washington who wants to make strides by simply being a woman and not necessarily a Black woman — in television and Hollywood.  Washington is very much down for cause of sisterhood — but her strides in television and movies are a different matter.   Contrary to second and third season Scandal,  looking…

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Hair SheBuzz! Diagnosis: #CelieSyndrome Cure: Don’t wish for others to join your misery | Live Blog

Can you point a woman to Happy? Our world has gone to hell when women can’t be happy even in fiction. (just back from seeing the Butler and other productions) #HairSheBuzz At a talk back, I asked if anyone knew a woman who was emphatically happy.  In an instant, the crowd turned on me as if we had not given ourselves permission to be happy.  Misery tried to pull me in for company. So now I am on a search to find Happy and emphatically happy women.  No women who…

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Don’t Take a Black Woman to See Lee Daniel’s The Butler! #HairSheBuzz

Not sure what demographic Lee Daniels had in mind for The Butler or who he wants to witness the roles played by Oprah Winfrey (Gloria Gaines), Mariah Carey (Hattie Pearl), Adriane Lenox (Gina), Yaya Alafia (Carol Hammie) — it sure ain’t Black women.  We don’t reminisce in fiction with that amount of pain without redemption for our souls. My advice for this movie — Don’t Take a Black Woman to See The Butler! #HairSheBuzz Rewind the tweet as the pain poured from screen to our stream @DryerBuzz. To borrow from a line in the movie, given to one of…

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Hair She Buzz: Black Woman Renaissance: What if solutions took on a Black Woman’s perspective? Salon Debate with guest Tiffany S Russell, Ph.D. 07.06.13

Hair She Buzz — Podcast Buzz — Join Yalanda P Lattimore and DryerBuzz.com for another great salon debate LIVE with special guest advocate and educator Tiffany S. Russell, Ph.D., Saturday, July 6th 1PM ET – Black Woman Renaissance: What if solutions took on a Black Woman’s perspective?  Listen, call in, and tweet before, during, and after the show as we turn up the heat from salons and beyond. Are black women experiencing a renaissance in television? How do we revive our image in art and life? What if solutions took…

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