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Twitter Finally Appoints Black Board Member

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business

Twitter announced Monday that it has appointed the chief executive officer of BET Networks, Debra L. Lee, to its board of directors. Lee will be Twitt...

Black French Angry Missing Black Hosts on BET France | Posted 10.22.2016 | Black Voices

When BET chose its first hosts for its French broadcasts, it apparently overlooked the "Black" in Black Entertainment Television. The first two announced hosts, Hedia Hinges and Raphael Yem, come from MTV and are of Arab and Asian heritage.

Women in Business Q&A: Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO, BET Networks

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Laura Dunn

Debra L. Lee is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BET Networks, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB) and the leading provider of entert...

EXCLUSIVE: BET Responds After Coming Under Fire from Journalists and Publicists

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 09.13.2014 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

It appears that many journalists and publicists were angered, but NOT surprised by the snubbing of legendary photographer Bill Jones at the recent rec...

EXCLUSIVE: Legendary Photographer Bill Jones' Says BET Awards Denied His Credentials

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 09.06.2014 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

The BET Awards show held on June 29, 2014, was a record-breaking event. The event was cable's number one award show this season, drawing 7.9 million ...

Historic Evening at the 43rd Annual NAACP Image Awards: Viola Davis Salutes Whitney Houston and Sidney, Harry and Cicely Steal the Show

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 04.22.2012 | Los Angeles
Tanya Young Williams

Whitney Houston was a crowing jewel of the African-American community. On the red carpet at the 43rd NAACP Image Awards, the passionate expressions of overwhelming loss were intimate and personal.

Yea Or Nay: Viola Davis's Colorblock Dress

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.08.2011 | Black Voices

The Hollywood Report held its annual Women In Entertainment Power 100 yesterday at the Beverly Hills Hotel. More than 650 ladies attended the event th...

DC's Hostesses With The Mostest And Their Most-Wanted Guests

WWD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Ali Wentworth: The city's new social "It" girl, Wentworth, 44, learned a lot from her mother, Mabel "Muffie" Cabot, who served as Ronald Reagan's soci...

This Week in Blackness: BET Doesn't Care About Black People

Elon James White | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Elon James White

After the death of Michael Jackson, BET tried to help console the world and especially Black People about the his death. They failed miserably.