by Lynette Holloway onOctober 9, 2011
A rejuvenated fall lineup begins Monday on OWN. Will you watch?
by Nsenga Burton onOctober 7, 2011
The entertainer is ahead of Lady Gaga and Judge Judy.
September 1, 2011
Nine black women made it onto Forbes magazine's 2011 list of the world's 100 most powerful women. The selection criteria included leadership, money, buzz and influence. Of course, The Root recognizes such achievers regularly in the arts, technology, public service and other areas. But we're always willing to give kudos to other media, which don't often enough recognize the determination, hard work and skills of women who happen to be black.
August 17, 2011
From Blogging the Beltway: You may be surprised by who did -- and who did not.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJuly 27, 2011
First OWN, now this. Has the whole brand become weak?
July 14, 2011
Oprah Winfrey admitted that the beginning of OWN wasn't going very well, in part because she had been focused on the end of her daytime talk show instead. Plus: New black network sets Sept. 26 debut.
by Akoto Ofori-Atta onJuly 7, 2011
Her wildly controversial novel, Push, became an Oscar-nominated movie. She talks to The Root about her new novel, why the New York Times is wrong and why she killed Precious.
June 18, 2011
Winfrey wants to interview Simpson in hopes that he will confess to the 1994 killings of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman. Will it happen?
by Nsenga Burton onMay 27, 2011
The ending of her show means the end of exposure in that forum for products offered by small businesses.
by Helena Andrews onMay 26, 2011
But I'm pretty sure she didn't know that I existed.
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