Tiffanie Lanelle

Tiffanie Lanelle Mackey is an Assignment and Managing Editor at Urban Newsroom, a budding film director, radio host and the Vice President of Operations at Catalyst Next. As a graduate of Spelman College, she's passionate about the growth and development of the black community, black women and black people.
  • MOVIE REVIEW: Girls Trip

    I think Girls Trip should have had the above sub heading in the opening credits of the film as it truly was based on realistic experiences. Girls Trip is the best depiction of what an adventure with my girlfriends looks like. In fact, as soon as the trailer was...
  • Another Promise Broken: Trans People Banned from Military

    Hateful. This is the first word that popped into my mind as I read the multiple push alerts that came to my phone. 45 has done it again. He’s broken another campaign promise and elected to ban transgender people from serving in the military. This morning 45 tweeted “After...
  • And The Oscar Goes To…

    It was a long evening watching The Oscars as they ended well past it’s allotted 3 hour time slot. If you did not stay until the end then you missed the biggest mix up of the night. La La Land was announced as the Best Picture winner, the last and...
  • Hidden Figures: Black Girl Magic before #BlackGirlMagic

    As seen on tiffanielanelle.com Katherine Johnson (Goble), Mary Jackson, and Dorothy Vaughan are three examples of many untold stories of those forgotten and in the background whose work have contributed to major accomplishments or innovations. Without the work of these three African American women, the story of America getting...