“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...]

BB&W Throwback: Fathers Are Miracles Workers…

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I wrote this a year ago, and there's not a word I would change. I simply must share it again to honor the man whom I still love and cherish so very … [Read more...]

Premiering Tonight: “I’m Having Their Baby.” Will You Watch?

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Most of you know how I feel about the importance of children being raised by two functional and healthy parents, who can provide and protect that … [Read more...]

The Chickens Have Come Home to Roost, and Single Mothers Whine About Being the New ‘Whipping Girls’

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My favorite blog posts are often those that practically write themselves. I'll see or observe something in life and the sheer absurity galvanizes me … [Read more...]

Are Single Moms Raising Losers? New Study Indicates that’s the Case.

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Remember that saying about how single parent black women "raise their daughters and love their sons"? Some new research indicates that--despite the … [Read more...]

Time to Own It: My Mea Culpa on No Wedding No Womb 2010

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Ever since I came to the blog scene in 2010, I've adopted a motto that has worked unbelievably well for me. First motto: You don't have to know … [Read more...]

My Take on Mayor Bloomberg’s Anti Teen Pregnancy Initiative

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There's a major public service announcement going around the streets of New York, thanks to Mayor Michael Bloomberg. A slew of billboards are going up … [Read more...]

When Hood Boogers Attack, Black Kids Wish They Were White.

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Atlanta is known for being a hub of some of the most successful black people in America. It's chock full of some of the best HBCU's; plus Emory, the … [Read more...]

Maxi Me Turns 15 Today!

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Let me first say that I adore ALL of my babies. But there's something about your first born... Fifteen years ago today the most exquisite … [Read more...]

Daniel Patrick Moynihan Predicted the Future of the Black Family But Too Few People Actually Listened

The Negro Family: The Case for National Action, the 78-page report written by a then 38-year old Daniel Patrick 'Pat' Moynihan, an assistant secretary … [Read more...]