A “Twisted” Commentary On Black Women As TV Love Interests

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I confess, as someone who doesn't watch ABC Family (the programming is a bit "young" for me much of the time), the show "Twisted" was not on my radar. … [Read more...]

Chris Noth, Looking HOT, Says His Biracial Son is “Natural Evolution,” But “Black Media” Does Typical Fear Mongering.

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This morning I did my usual rounds of news gathering and came across a post from Clutch, sort of suggesting that "Sex and the City" actor, Chris Noth … [Read more...]

On Your Guard: The ‘Blacklash’ Has Begun. Violence Against BW/WM Couples and Families Trending.

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Last week, news came in from the U.K. that a biracial child was snatched from a stroller and received a broken collar bone because some BEAST didn't … [Read more...]

Black Women: How BOLD Are You? Steps to Show You How.

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Something I've been working on is my level of mental and emotional boldness. I don't mean being brash or careless, but bold. To be bold and be a black … [Read more...]

“Father Hunger” The Cause of Many Womens’ Relationship Woes

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‘Father Hunger’: How His Absence Affects His Daughters Tips for Breaking the Cycle of Unhealthy Relationships for Women by Dee Louis-Scott In … [Read more...]

Letter From a Reader: “Where Were Rachel Jeantel’s People?!”

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Dear Christelyn, So as I'm reading threads about Rachel Jeantel's testimony at the George Zimmerman trial and how she is being judged as … [Read more...]

Butt Naked While Brown: Perfection, Normalcy and Taboo….(NSFW)

Does Black Skin Equal Dirty? I ask that question after an exchange on the front porch (Facebook) that occurred after I posted the link to … [Read more...]

Dark Girls Documentary Hits Home For Some

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By now most of us have seen or heard of the much anticipated documentary Dark Girls that aired on the OWN Sunday evening repeating last night.  I sat … [Read more...]

Congressional Hopeful Erika Harold Is No “Street Walker”!

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For years I have proudly waved the GOP banner and defended party politics to an extent.   I am not one to make excuses for a proven racist Republican, … [Read more...]

Recap of All the WTF News We Missed Last Week…

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Last week was full of WTF news that we at BB&W didn't get a chance to discuss, but the news is just too big to be ignored. Here's a list of what … [Read more...]

Weekend Read: “Miss Dreamsville and the Collier County Women’s Literary Society”

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   One my name is dora Witherspoon but most folks know mme as the turtle lady. a long time ago, i rescued a snapping turtle the size of a truck … [Read more...]