Commentary on the Crooked Room: Melissa Harris-Perry Shines a Light On How Perception Affects Black Women

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A recent sequence of posts about Black women, perceptions of beauty, and our inability to accept compliments rekindled a desire in me to write about … [Read more...]

Race a Factor in Academic Achievement? Florida Schools Say Yes

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Race is probably going to continue to be one of the most contested issues in America for some time. And, no matter how many times we, as a nation, … [Read more...]

Black Women vs. Black Women: Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?

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Recent appearances by actress Vivica A. Fox and columnist Crystal Wright on BET's Don’t Sleep, hosted by BET personality T.J. Holmes, spawned a swarm … [Read more...]