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André Leon Talley on diversity, fashion, first ladies — and Kellyanne Conway’s inauguration outfit

André Leon Talley went to Brooklyn on Wednesday night. In his signature look of a flowing red caftan, the fashion insider and former Vogue editor at large shared war stories from what he called the "chiffon trenches" during a conversation with journalist Tamron Hall at Brooklyn Academy of …

Kellyanne Conway

5 Brazilian Barbecue Recipes

<b>Pão De Queijo (Cheese Puffs)</b><p>Made with tapioca starch, these cheesy bites are a terrific pre-barbecue nibble and also happen to be gluten-free.<p>Get the …

'Gentrification' may be re-segregating American communities

But even as a child growing up in a gentrifying, white enclave of West Philadelphia, Jonathan Tannen knew that people with his skin color rarely crossed 49th Street. It was the invisible line that separated his neighborhood from majority-black areas in the 1980s.<p>Two decades later, Tannen would …

Urban Design

Chadwick Boseman Explains Why the Black Panther Is Not the Magical Negro of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Chadwick Boseman thought he already had a sense of how significant the Black Panther is to the fans who love him. But it wasn’t until Saturday …

Why Women Should Stop Trying to Be Like Men at Work

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Celebrities React To Jennifer Aniston's Powerful Open Letter

Celebrities are applauding Jennifer Aniston’s candid words on the tabloid scrutiny surrounding female stars.<p>In a powerful open letter published on The Huffington Post, Aniston addressed the ongoing media speculation about her personal life and appearance.<p>“The objectification and scrutiny we put …

Here's a simple reason why Amazon is so obsessed with growing its fashion-apparel business

That, combined with the fact that Amazon has quietly launched seven new fashion brands recently, only deepened speculation that the world's largest online retailer is serious about expanding its apparel business big time.<p>But why would Amazon be so obsessed with the fashion-apparel market, an area …

Macy's

6 Small, Random Efforts That Pay Off Big at Home

There is no such thing as effortless perfection — it takes a lot of work to stay happy and healthy at home. Which means we are all looking for small …

This Is What Happens When You Try to Eat Like Gisele

My sentiments toward dieting are similar to the way I feel about vain, skinny jean-clad musicians: avoid at all costs. Don’t get me wrong—I like the</i> …

Gisele Bündchen

How I Cured My Allergies Without Taking Pills

I made it through 24 allergy seasons on the pollen-heavy East Coast without so much as a sniffle. Can you blame me for thinking I had officially …

Alternative Medicine

This Is How You Reach Guacamole Nirvana

You might as well make a double batch now—you'll definitely need it.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is senior food editor Rick</i> …

Mashed

Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal in Islam

Fifty top Pakistani clerics have issued a religious decree declaring that transgender people have full marriage, inheritance and funeral rights under Islamic law.<p>The fatwa stated that a female-born transgender person having "visible signs of being a male" may marry a woman or a male-born …

LGBTQ

The reason why the music industry is about to have a big turnaround, according to Wall Street analysts

Morgan Stanley thinks music streaming subscriptions are the real deal, and it's predicting steady growth for the music industry on the backs of companies like Spotify and Apple Music.<p>"We estimate that industrywide subscription streaming spending grew nearly 50% in 2015 in the US, and has climbed to …

Music Industry

6 Questions to Weigh When at a Career Crossroads

This crossroad looks unfamiliar—for the first time in your career, you have <i>options</i>. You now have experiences under your belt, connections in the …

Hunter S. Thompson

How This Millennial Made Her First Million

Australian jewelry designer and entrepreneur Samantha Wills started her business with a brave move some 12 years ago, when she packed her belongings into her Toyota hatchback, left her small hometown of Port Macquarie and drove to Sydney with the ambition to make it big. Her rise to success was not …

Entrepreneurship

3 Ways to Develop Mental Toughness Right Now

One thing every entrepreneur quickly discovers is that building a business is an emotional roller-coaster ride. AsMatt Salzberg, CEO of fast-growing …

Aziz Ansari Pens Blistering Essay on Donald Trump

Donald Trump “makes me afraid for my family,” comic writes.<p>The comedian <b>Aziz Ansari</b> is speaking out against the “visceral and scary” levels of prejudice <b>Donald Trump</b> has promoted over the course of his presidential campaign. In a column for the <i>New York Times</i>, Ansari, the son of Muslim immigrants, …

The Racist Origins of the SAT

While it unintentionally aided the disadvantaged in its earlier forms, the SAT was the fruit of a very poisonous tree.<p>Ninety years ago, on June 23, …

College & University

500 Startups Announces $25M Microfund to Invest in Black and Latino Founders

500 Startups is raising a $25 million dollar microfund to make early stage investments in Black and Latino founders. This fund will invest in ~100 …

Venture Capital

Meet Tina Hovsepian, The Woman Changing The Way The Homeless Live

She's not only providing shelter — she's providing jobs, too.<p>Los Angeles innovator Tina Hovsepian is rethinking the landscape for those who can't afford traditional housing in the city she calls home. Hovsepian is the founder of Cardborigami, a company that mass-produces portable, affordable …

Housing

Malala Fund co-founder Shiza Shahid, AngelList partner to back “mission-driven” startups

During the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2016) at Stanford University today, AngelList, the equity fundraising platform, and activist Shiza Shahid announced a partnership to form a fund called NOW Ventures that will back what they’re calling “mission-driven” startups.<p>That’s the latest label …

Executive Buyouts Signal a Generational Transition in Hollywood

The disruption in the entertainment industry has taken on new urgency for hundreds of mid- and senior-level executives in the past year.<p>The voluntary …

Gary Vaynerchuk: "Entrepreneurs, You're Doing It Wrong"

If you love entrepreneurship, wine, or social media, you also love Gary Vaynerchuk. The "wine guy" helped grow his father's wine business from 3 million to 60 million in just 5 years, with the help of an innovative wine tasting YouTube show launched in 2006. The daily show grew his personal brand, …

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Don't Call Them Comediennes

"If you're a woman and you make mediocre shit, people suddenly say women aren't funny. If a man makes a bad thing, it's that one dude made that one bad thing."<p><b>This article originally appeared in the July 2016 issue of ELLE.</b><p><i>Stand-up legends Wanda Sykes and Margaret Cho sit down with three newly</i> …

Emotional Intelligence