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Oprah Winfrey’s school for disadvantaged girls in South Africa opened in January 2007 and is designed to prepare girls for future leadership in their communities. The school which cost $40 million to open, has been successful in educating young girls and preparing them for their future for the past few years. Unfortunately, it was reported […]

There are moments captured on  film which leave an invaluable social etching on the soul of society. Gospel music is one form of music that has been used over the years in movies to set the tone.

You got questions? These nine television hosts probably had them too, for a wide array of celebrities, politicians, athletes, and everyday people with amazing stories. Check out our list of the nine best black television talk show hosts. 1. Oprah Winfrey Initially The Oprah Winfrey Show was just another talk show when it debuted in […]

Los Angeles– The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its initial slate of Oscar presenters for the 83rd Academy Awards and all five are either previous winners or nominees. Oprah Winfrey was nominated for best supporting actress for her work in “The Color Purple,” Sandra Bullock won best actress last year for “The […]

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network is set to launch January 1, 2011. After three years of planning, delays and management misfires, it will be the biggest launch of a cable channel in more than a decade. Here’s what you can expect: “Oprah Presents Master Class” biography series will share the life stories of those who have […]

Oprah Winfrey will star in a new movie alongside Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep, her first role since 1999’s “Beloved.” The still-untitled project comes from Michael Patrick King who wrote and directed both “Sex and the City” films after he exec-produced the HBO series. A spokesman for Universal Studios said that the comedy will, “revolve […]

September 13 will start the farewell season of the Oprah show. Ending on her 25th season, the Oprah show has been a huge landmark in network television, known for its memorable interviews, life-changing moments, and the occasional car giveaway. Oprah Winfrey has made her mark deep into the hearts of many viewers and guests, and […]

O, The Oprah Magazine   One of my defining moments came in the third grade—the day a book report I’d turned in earned my teacher’s praise and made my classmates whisper, “She thinks she’s so smart.” For too many years after that, my biggest fear was that others would see me as arrogant. In some […]

Via:  www.elev8.com // The never ending rollercoaster of losing weight  has a lot of men and most women frantic on a regular basis.  We pay close attention to celebrities, reality stars and quick ways to drop the pounds.  Jenny Craig, Weigh Watchers and Nutrisystem have spent millions of marketing and advertising dollars posting celebrity endorsed campaigns coercing […]

Oprah Winfrey will premiere the seven-night OWN television event “Belief” next month, an interfaith program that claims to examine “humankind’s ongoing search to connect with something…