Pages Navigation Menu

She’s Fierce!

Michele Roberts: She's Got Game

"I don't live my life saying, 'What glass ceiling am I going to crack tomorrow?' What I have done is not worry about whether I am the only one, but worry about whether I am the best one."

—MICHELE ROBERTS

Executive director of the National Basketball Players Association

Community

Join Our Fierce Circle of Sisters

Whether you want to walk, run, dance, ski or talk about fibroids, finances or festivals, here's where you can connect with other women and experts, too. Sign up below on the right. You'll also be eligible for Fierce Finds — freebies, special offers, invites, sneak peeks and more!

Fierce TV


Work Your Body — and Mind

Kukuwa Kyereboah-Nuamah, who grew up in Ghana, says that her Kukuwa African Dance Workout will do more than tone your body. It's also a spiritual journey for your mind. Try her 15-minute workout!

Most Recent Articles

Fierce Fridays: Can’t or Won’t Get Away? Take a Staycation

By on Aug 29, 2014 in Fierce Fridays, Joy! | 0 comments

Summer is almost over, and you never got around to taking a summer vacation. You aren’t alone. About 40 percent of workers will waste their vacation days this year, according to a new study from the U.S. Travel...

Read More

Our Diabetes Risk May Begin with Birth Weight

By on Aug 25, 2014 in Health, Health News | 0 comments

New research from the Black Women’s Health Study (BWHS) reports that the high risk and rate of type 2 diabetes among black women may begin in infancy if a black baby girl is born at a low or very low birth...

Read More

Fade to White? Black Editor’s Lawsuit Highlights Dwindling Media Diversity

By on Aug 24, 2014 in Careers, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Imagine a dearth of African Americans at entertainment magazines when black...

Read More

Fierce Fridays: Get Healthy with a Hobby

By on Aug 22, 2014 in Fierce Fridays, Health | 0 comments

Keeping yourself busy with fun and creative activities is a great way to beat...

Read More

Our Children Fear Police, Do Not Feel Like Full Citizens

By on Aug 20, 2014 in Family, Health, Health News, News, Parenting | 0 comments

A new study reveals the impact of tragic incidents such as the recent shooting...

Read More

Protect Baby’s Health: Black Breastfeeding Week

By on Aug 20, 2014 in Health, Health News | 0 comments

Black Breastfeeding Week is August 25–31. If you’re a new mom, commemorate...

Read More

Indulge: It May Help You Eat Healthier

By on Aug 18, 2014 in Health, Health News, Relationships | 0 comments

Combining not-so-healthy treats with good-for-you foods may improve your...

Read More

8 Ways to Ease the Back-to-School Blues

By on Aug 15, 2014 in Fierce Fridays | 0 comments

Whether you’re a busy mom, supportive auntie or helpful friend, getting...

Read More

Family Attitudes Toward Mental Health Affect Treatment in Blacks

By on Aug 11, 2014 in Health, Health News | 0 comments

Many studies have shown a cultural bias against receiving mental health care...

Read More

Fierce Fridays: You Can Change the World

By on Aug 8, 2014 in Fierce Fridays | 0 comments

The wise and wonderful Sadie Delany* once said: “Life is short, and...

Read More

Fierce Finds: Freebies, Events & More Just for You!

Friend Us on Facebook!

Tweet With Us & RT!