My Black Is Beautiful - Red Carpet

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  • Regina King
  • Erica Ash
  • Black Girls Rock
  • Tracee Ellis Ross
  • Tatyana Ali

Ameena Matthews

Despite growing up poor, social activist Ameena Matthews says she is thankful for the experiences. “That delegates who you are today. Celebrate that,” she says when asked what she would tell her younger self.

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