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Beyonce reminds us of the power of Black Women

Beyonce reminds us of the power of Black Women
April 26, 2018

In a country where Black women’s accomplishments are almost always swept under the rug, who would've thought that a woman of color would be the most talked about person nationwide. On April 14, Beyonce...

Solange at the Greek

Solange at the Greek
November 9, 2017

I had first seen Solange perform live at a country fair in 2009. This is around the time people solely knew her as “Beyonce’s sister.” While the vocals seemed to be there, she had an unbridled sense...

Pride through peaceful resistance

Illustration by Brittany England/The Pioneer
February 18, 2016

Beyoncé Knowles told the world that she loves her blackness and the world should love it back when she released her new music video and performed at the Super Bowl 50 halftime show. On Feb. 6, she released...

Bay Area artist dissed at Grammys

Bay Area artist dissed at Grammys
February 11, 2015

The 57th Annual Grammy Award ceremony was underwhelmed with flashes of coolness. Among the cool moments were Madonna’s performance of her newest single, “Living for Love,” Annie Lennox joining the...

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