A Black First Lady For Virginia — Why Not?

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Robert and Astrid Sarvis pictured with son Harlan live in Annandale, VA.   Astrid Sarvis could possibly be Virginia's next first lady.  Does … [Read more...]

#SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen Hashtag Cracks the Fissure Between Women of Color and White Feminists Wide Open

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It all started with the public meltdown of faux feminist Hugo Schwyzer. Schwyzer, a self-proclaimed feminist and a professor who taught women's … [Read more...]

Good News You Can Use: The Story Behind the New Book “The Queen of Katwe”

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"Chess is a lot like my life," she says through an interpreter. "If you make smart moves you can stay away from danger, but you know any bad decision … [Read more...]

Welcome to the World, Everest Hobson! George Lucas and Mellody Hobson Have a Baby!!

Wow...who knew babies could come that quickly after nuptials...Mrs. Lucas showed no signs of a baby bump... That's because Mellody and George … [Read more...]

Our Sh*t Is Beginning to Stink: Bill O’Reilly Addresses Out-of-Wedlock Rate, Get Ready for More

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The Black blogospere is up in arms again because someone outside of the "black collective" has the nerve to comment on our abysmal 80% out-of-wedlock … [Read more...]

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The Exotic Okey Doke: How Black Women Got Tricked Out Of Sexy

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This post was published on July 26, 2013 by Toni. Things quickly got out of hand in the comment section, derailing into talking about women-friendly … [Read more...]

Another Rich and Powerful Man Grabs a Sistah–Former Chicago Mayor, Richard Daley’s Main Squeeze

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The entire city of Chicago is abuzz with the news that former Richard Daley is dating again. And take a look at who she is.   Daley came … [Read more...]

ORIGINAL POST with restored comment thread ~ Black women and porn can be discussed here

The Exotic Okey Doke: How Black Women Got Tricked Out Of Sexy

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This post was published on July 26, 2013 by Toni. Things quickly got out of hand in the comment section, derailing into talking about women-friendly … [Read more...]

10 Mentoring Activities That Urban Kids Can Use……….Suggestions From Someone Who Would Actually Know

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I'm so stoked to see that roaring interest in actually inquiring into the needs of the po' innah city youfs. After all, one can't be expected to … [Read more...]

Race Relations Expert Says “Stop Questioning Zimmerman Verdict; Address Black-on-Black Crime”

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It is the position of the editorial staff at Beyond Black & White that the killing of Trayvon Martin, an innocent, unarmed teenager, was tragic. … [Read more...]