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WATCH: How Gabby Douglas Got Over The Hair Drama

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.23.2013 | Black Voices

We're still pretty confused as to how Gabby Douglas' history-making performance at the Summer 2012 Olympics turned into a debate about her hair, but w...

WATCH: Gabby Douglas' Easy Solution To That Vexing Lost-Keys Problem

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 04.17.2013 | HuffPost Home

We've all been there. After an exhausting day at work, a cramped subway ride home and the milk that you forgot to pick up, the last thing you want to ...

PHOTOS: Gabby Debuts New 'Do

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.15.2013 | Black Voices

Our favorite Olympic gold medalist was on hand Sunday for the 2013 Golden Globes. That's right, Gabby Douglas stepped out in style for the glamorous H...

WATCH: Gabrielle Douglas Opens Up On Absent Father And Racism

Posted 01.02.2013 | Black Voices

Olympic gold-winning gymnast Gabrielle Douglas has released a memoir where she discusses some of the struggles she's faced in her life, including her ...

PHOTO: Gabby Douglas Shines On ESSENCE 'Women Of The Year' Cover

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.13.2012 | Black Voices

Remember when we shared the behind-the-scenes video of Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas getting glam for ESSENCE's December issue? Well, we finally...

What Gabby Douglas' Bully Accusations Teach Us about Racial Bullying

Tamika Sayles | Posted 11.10.2012 | Black Voices
Tamika Sayles

I'm certainly glad that Gabby used her platform to shed light on racial bullying. Perhaps it will persuade others to do the same. Yes, it's 2012 and racial bullying, still happens.

PHOTO: Gabby Douglas Wows At The DNC

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 09.06.2012 | Black Voices

Still riding high off her historic Summer Olympics performance, Gabby Douglas made her way down to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday to ...

Gabby Douglas Was Told She Needs A Nose Job...Oy!

Th | Patrice Peck | Posted 08.30.2012 | Black Voices

As effortlessly as Olympic champion Gabby Douglas flips, soars, and leaps, her victory certainly did not come as easily. Between Twitter users attacki...

Gabby Douglas' Claims Of Racism, Bullying Denied

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.29.2012 | TV

Gabby Douglas tugged on America's heartstrings when she discussed the rough road of racism and bullying that eventually led her to 2012 Olympics gold....

Gabby Douglas Talks To Oprah About Being Bullied

Posted 08.27.2012 | TV

Gabby Douglas may not have gone into the London 2012 Olympics as the odds-on favorite to win the women's individual gymnastics gold, but she won Ameri...

Sneak Peek: Gabby Douglas Appears On 'Oprah's Next Chapter'

Posted 08.27.2012 | Black Voices

Earlier this month gymnast, Gabby Douglas, made Olympic history as she became the first African-American to win a gold medal in the all-around competi...

WATCH: Gabby Gets Glamorous!

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.21.2012 | Black Voices

Gabby Douglas' historic Olympic performance has turned her into America's new golden girl. She's on cereal boxes, murals are being painted in her hono...

Gabby Douglas Proves That Gold Really Is Her Color

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

WHO: Two-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas WHAT: The gymnastics star proudly waved as she walked onto "The Tonight Show" earlier this week....

Profiles of Society

Omnia Saed | Posted 10.14.2012 | Teen
Omnia Saed

We are human, after all, and it's our instinct to make evaluations of others, but it seems this empire of judgment has taken on a life of its own due to one thing: social media.

Gabby Douglas Won Gold Medals and Looked Great. What Did You Do This Summer?

Michelle Whittaker | Posted 10.13.2012 | Black Voices
Michelle Whittaker

I think that it's time for black America to move past having only one representative. Yes, Gabby Douglas is a young black lady from the US, but she does not, and cannot, represent an entire culture.

Danielle Cadet

Bloggers Promote #LoveForGabby | Danielle Cadet | Posted 08.10.2012 | Black Voices

It's pretty safe to say that the world has fallen in love with Gabby Douglas. After helping her team triumph in the women's all-around final, and goin...

Gabby Douglas' Hair: Why Is It Such A Big Deal?

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.09.2012 | Black Voices

As the controversy surrounding Gabby Douglas' hair drags on, we're left wondering: how did it get to this point? It's still shocking that while Dou...

WATCH: Fox News Host Defends Controversial Segment

Posted 08.08.2012 | Media

Fox News host Alisyn Camerota defended a segment she hosted last week that questioned if Team USA's uniforms were patriotic enough. Following Gabb...

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Exercise vs. Hair: Can't We All Just Get Along? | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 08.07.2012 | Black Voices

While the contention over Olympian Gabby Douglas' updo has continued to simmer, another battle heated up on the topic of black women and their hair th...

Gabby Douglas' Mom Fires Back At Hair Critics

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.07.2012 | Black Voices

The Gabby Douglas hair saga continues and now the Olympian's mom is addressing the haters. The folks over at snagged an interview ...

Gabby Douglas' Mom Fires Back At Hair Critics

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

The Gabby Douglas hair saga continues and now the Olympian's mom is addressing the haters. The folks over at snagged an interview ...

Is A Pink Leotard Unpatriotic?

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.05.2012 | Sports

Controversy has steadily swirled around the 2012 Olympics. From doping, to dating, to hair styles, the heated talk has yet to cool. Now, the uniforms ...

On Gabby Douglas' Hair (And My Own)

Rebecca Sive | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Rebecca Sive

Hair matters. Kinky black hair. Kinky Jewish hair. Kinky hair on any woman's head. Today, we learn that again. How sad.

Twitter Critics Blast Gabby Douglas' Hair

Huffington Post | Michelle Marques | Posted 08.01.2012 | Black Voices

Gabby Douglas, the 16-year-old 'Flying Squirrel', has made us all proud by helping the USA women's gymnastic team win a Gold medal for the first time ...

What's Up With Team USA's Decidedly Messy Buns?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.01.2012 | Style

Perhaps, like us, you've all been glued to your TV sets every night this week watching the Olympic gymastics team finals. Between the upsets and big w...