BLACK GIRLS ROCK!

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Serena Williams, Gabby Douglas And Simone Biles Serve Up #BlackGirlMagic In Nike Ad.

In a new and powerful ad for Nike’s “Unlimited Pursuit” Campaign, Simone Biles, Serena Williams and Gabby Douglas are just a few amazing athletes giving us a behind-the-scenes look at how they slay in real competition every day.

In the press release, Nike also noted that these athletes are those “who push their own limits to embark on an unlimited journey to empower the next generation of athletes.”

#BlackExcellence

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Michelle Obama celebrated the beauty, power and tenacity of black women while spreading her own message of education for girls at Black Girls Rock!, an annual event honoring trailblazing women of color from all walks of life. Congratulations to the beautiful women honored at the awards including actress Jada Pinkett Smith, singer Erykah Badu, actress Cicely Tyson, “Selma” director Ava DuVernay, educator Nadia Lopez and Dr. Helene D. Gayle, president and CEO of CARE USA.

  • “No matter who you are, no matter where you come from, you are beautiful. I am so proud of you. My husband, your president, is so proud of you. We have so much hope and dreams for you” Michelle Obama told the crowd, which included many young black girls: http://huff.to/1ONPbdU via The Huffington Post
  • All Things Black Girls Rock! Here: http://bet.us/1HVQvt8 via BET
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