Company’s Photo Discrepancy Gives Subtle Message to Black Mothers Versus White Mothers

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I've quietly watched a company called Baby K'Tan work to dig itself out of a public relation social media nightmare because of this photo. There are … [Read more...]

Lavern Cox Graces the Cover of TIME Magazine: Speaks on Race, Gender and Violence

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There is no question that Lavern Cox is setting the world on fire. This African American beauty is one of the break away stars of Orange is the New … [Read more...]

Feminism Series: Real Reasons Women Aren’t Happy During Pregnancy…..Including Black Women, Too

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So the conversation rages on over the real meaning behind the study released by Stephen Wu and Paul Hagstrom revealing the level of unhappiness … [Read more...]

African vs. African American: Can We Still Legitimately Claim Racism When Folks that Look Just Like Us Come Here and WIN?!

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When I learned of the young black man who got accepted to ALL ivy league schools, I cheered. I posted it on my Facebook page and said, "More black … [Read more...]

Guess Who’s Coming to the Prom? EBONY Magazine Releases Encouraging News About Teens and Interracial Dating

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Thank lawdbejeezus that today's teenagers don't have as many hangup about interracial relationships that the older folks seem to have. According to … [Read more...]