Tag: steven canals

Countdown to The Root 100: Who’s No. 1? Here’s a Preview of the Top Honorees in Entertainment, Arts and Sports

Graphic: G/O Media, Photo: Getty Images/Facebook/Well-Read Black Girl A quick Google search reveals that gifts for 10-year anniversaries should be made of either tin or aluminum, a testament to the resilience and strength of a relationship. So it is fitting that as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Root 100—our annual list of the […]

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Steven Canals Was Told ‘No’ Over 100 Times, But One ‘Yes’ Led to 6 Pose Emmy Nominations

I’ve been gay as hell for some time now. I didn’t always have the language to articulate this, but I’ve had this affinity for a month of Sundays. Growing up, representation was lacking, so black women were what I turned to. I knew good and well I wasn’t a black woman—I wasn’t that blessed—but they […]

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