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Bianca Nicole Crawford is an American professional wrestler, where she is currently signed to WWE, performing on the Raw brand under the ring name Bianca Belair.
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The Memo
What Women of Color Need to Know to Secure a Seat at the Table
by Minda Harts (Aug 20, 2019)
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From microaggressions to the wage gap, The Memo empowers women of color with actionable advice on challenges and offers a clear path to success.Most business books provide a one-size-fits-all approach to career advice that overlooks the unique barriers that women of color face. In The Memo, Minda Harts offers a much-needed career guide tailored spe...
Bianca Belair
Jun 24, 2020
My Husband bought me these books and they helped me with Imposter Syndrome and SOOO much more: The Memo @MindaHarts Successful Women Think Differently @valorieburton Your Next Level Life @Karen_Arrington Be Unapologetically You @adeline_bird     source
Your Next Level Life
7 Rules of Power, Confidence, and Opportunity for Black Women in America (African American Women in Business, Be Unapologetically You)
by Karen Arrington (May 15, 2019)
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How Big Do You Want to Live?...
Bianca Belair
Jun 24, 2020
My Husband bought me these books and they helped me with Imposter Syndrome and SOOO much more: The Memo @MindaHarts Successful Women Think Differently @valorieburton Your Next Level Life @Karen_Arrington Be Unapologetically You @adeline_bird     source
Be Unapologetically You
A Self Love Guide for Women of Color
by Adeline Bird (Aug 27, 2016)
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Categories: Nonfiction
Self-love is underrated. Everybody looks at themselves and finds all sorts of reasons not to love what they see or they wait for someone else to give them permission to love themselves. You have to stop waiting and start doing and that takes some work. Self-love is not something that just happens - it's a creative process where you dig deep to find...
Bianca Belair
Jun 24, 2020
My Husband bought me these books and they helped me with Imposter Syndrome and SOOO much more: The Memo @MindaHarts Successful Women Think Differently @valorieburton Your Next Level Life @Karen_Arrington Be Unapologetically You @adeline_bird     source
Successful Women Think Differently
9 Habits to Make You Happier, Healthier, and More Resilient
by Valorie Burton (Feb 01, 2012)
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Popular author and professional certified coach Valorie Burton knows that successful women think differently. They make decisions differently. They set goals differently and bounce back from failure differently. Valorie is dedicated to help women create new thought processes that empower them to succeed in their relationships, finances, work, healt...
Bianca Belair
Jun 24, 2020
My Husband bought me these books and they helped me with Imposter Syndrome and SOOO much more: The Memo @MindaHarts Successful Women Think Differently @valorieburton Your Next Level Life @Karen_Arrington Be Unapologetically You @adeline_bird     source
Stamped from the Beginning
The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (National Book Award Winner)
by Ibram X. Kendi (Aug 15, 2017)
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Categories: NonfictionHistory
The National Book Award winning history of how racist ideas were created, spread, and deeply rooted in American society.Some Americans insist that we're living in a post-racial society. But racist thought is not just alive and well in America--it is more sophisticated and more insidious than ever. And as award-winning historian Ibram X. Kendi argue...
Bianca Belair
Mar 01, 2020
For #BHM I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 27th Book: Stamped from the Beginning Written by: @DrIbram When I found this book I couldn’t believe that I had never learned about the information in this book. A book everyone should read. Eye-opening!     source
Sister Outsider
Essays and Speeches (Crossing Press Feminist Series)
by Audre Lorde (Aug 01, 2007)
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Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature. In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and...
Bianca Belair
Feb 29, 2020
For #BHM  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 26th Book: Sister Outsider By: Audre Lorde My first time reading anything by Audre Lorde. I am now really looking forward to reading more of her poems/writings. What she writes is important & timeless.     source
The Mis-Education of the Negro
by Carter Godwin Woodson (Jun 05, 2017)
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Originally released in 1933, The Mis-Education of the Negro continues to resonate today, raising questions that readers are still trying to answer. The impact of slavery on the Black psyche is explored and questions are raised about our education system, such as what and who African Americans are educated for, the difference between education and t...
Bianca Belair
Feb 26, 2020
For #BHM  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 23rd Book: The Mis-Education of the Negro -By Carter G. Woodson A MUST READ. Carter G. Woodson “the Father of Black History” created “Negro History Week” that was later expanded to Black History Month     source
Long Walk to Freedom
The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela
by Nelson Mandela (Oct 01, 1995)
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Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country. Since his triumphant release in 1990 from more than a quarter-century of imprisonment, Mandela has been at...
Bianca Belair
Feb 23, 2020
For #BHM I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 21st Book: Long Walk to Freedom -Nelson Mandela Read about his journey from childhood to the struggles of living under apartheid to becoming a freedom fighter & leader of his country. He is inspirational!     source
This book is also recommended by
Barack ObamaRichard Branson
The Revolt of the Black Athlete
50th Anniversary Edition (Sport and Society)
by Harry Edwards (Aug 14, 2018)
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Categories: SportsNonfiction
The Revolt of the Black Athlete hit sport and society like an Ali combination. This Fiftieth Anniversary edition of Harry Edwards's classic of activist scholarship arrives even as a new generation engages with the issues he explored. Edwards's new introduction and afterword revisit the revolts by athletes like Muhammad Ali, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tom...
Bianca Belair
Feb 14, 2020
For #BHM  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 13th Book: The Revolt of the Black Athlete Author: Harry Edwards Many know this picture... but do you know the story or symbolism of this photo? This is more than just a picture... it was a movement. READ     source
Talking Back, Talking Black
Truths About America's Lingua Franca
by John McWhorter (Sep 11, 2018)
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It has now been almost fifty years since linguistic experts began studying Black English as a legitimate speech variety, arguing to the public that it is different from Standard English, not a degradation of it. Yet false assumptions and controversies still swirl around what it means to speak and sound black. In his first book devoted solely to the...
Bianca Belair
Feb 10, 2020
For #BHM I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 9th Book: Talking Back Talking Black @JohnHMcWhorter Very Interesting and enlightening book that can broaden your perspective. ...JUST READ THE BOOK!     source
The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas (Feb 28, 2017)
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A three-time winner of Goodreads Choice AwardsSixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer....
Bianca Belair
Feb 08, 2020
For #BlackHistoryMonth  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 7th Book: The Hate U Give By: Angie Thomas @angiecthomas The movie was really great, but it just hits different when you read the book!     source
This book is also recommended by
Gretchen RubinMicah Baldwin
Women, Race, & Class
by Angela Y. Davis (Feb 12, 1983)
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Categories: NonfictionHistory
A powerful study of the women's movement in the U.S. from abolitionist days to the present that demonstrates how it has always been hampered by the racist and classist biases of its leaders....
Bianca Belair
Feb 04, 2020
For #BlackHistoryMonth  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 3rd Book: Women Race & Class By: Angela Y. Davis EYE-OPENING about the intersection b/w women, race, & class Some Topics: The Abolitionist, Feminist, Women’s Suffrage Movement, etc.     source