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‘I Am Battle-Tested’: Va. Gubernatorial Candidate Jennifer Carroll Foy Says Her Commitment to Black Maternal Health Is Personal

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Former Democratic Virginia delegate Jennifer Carroll Foy almost didn’t live to become a gubernatorial candidate. As she shared with Elle on Monday, she almost died giving birth to her twin boys three years ago, “because, as is the case for many Black women, white doctors and nurses downplayed and dismissed her…

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Looks Like Your ‘Bridgerton’ BAE Has A BAE! Regé-Jean Page Spotted Hugged Up With Soccer Star + ‘SNL’ Gig & New Lead Role

Sorry y’all. It looks like “Bridgerton” star Regé-Jean Page may have a girlfriend. Check out flicks of him all hugged up with a soccer star, plus deets on his “Saturday Night Live” gig and his new movie… Welp. It looks like everyone’s ‘Bridgerton” BAE has a real-life BAE. ”Bridgerton” breakout star Regé-Jean Page was spotted out all hugged up with a woman named Emily Brown, who is part-time soccer player in the United Kingdom as well as a part-time freelance […]

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