Magazine article Essence


Magazine article Essence


Article excerpt

Our colorful July 2014 Issue made a double impact on readers, with our split all-female and all-male covers featuring the stars of this summer's hit comedy Think Like a Man Too.


Black is what? Beautiful! The ladies of Think Like a Man Too ["Reunited... and It Feels So Good!"] represent us well!

Monique Bolay, Severna Park, MD

Jerry Ferrara and Gary Owen aren't on the cover with the men of TLAM2. This glaring omission saddens me.

Veronica M. Jackson, via Facebook

For years Blacks were excluded from magazines, and still are. Thank you, ESSENCE, for celebrating us.

Tara Ellerbe, via Facebook

Hats off to the cast of TLAM2, but Taraji P. Henson plays any role as if it were embedded in the pit of her soul.

Vanessa Gilmore, via Facebook


I was distraught after reading "Fighting for Jahi." I can't imagine what her mother is going through.

Elizabeth Cary, via Facebook

I am appalled at the way Jahi and her family were treated by the hospital. I will continue to pray for them. No one should ever experience such a hardship.

Terese Hudson, Bethlehem, PA

The family should be able to keep Jahi on life support as long as they can afford it. …

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