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Fresh Press: Red States Top List for Online Daters Looking for…

According to InterracialDating.com, 10 of the top 20 states in most demand for online interracial dating services are historically red states.

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Travel Abroad and Leave the How-to-Catch-a-Man Books Behind!…

It looks like Italian and Korean haven’t gotten the message that black women aren’t approachable. Take a read at how this traveling sistah fares in the dating world beyond the U.S. of A.

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What Da Cuss is Wrong with the NYPD?! Stopped and Frisked for…

New York City’s controversial “stop and frisk” policy is questioned when one 17-year-old records the harassment and threats of violence from the police. But some say neighborhoods support it to reduce crime.

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“Just Ignore It” Isn’t a Solution for Abusive…

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Tracy Renee Jones explains why “just ignoring” blatant abuse is never a solution.

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EarthJeff: Swirling on Planet Earth Part 2 “The First…

Find out how EarthJeff’s dating life is like, swirling in “The D!”

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Matthew Hussey Tackles BB&W Question of the Week: “How Do I…

But before you feast your eyes on Matthew again, we need to take care of a little housekeeping.

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Brenda’s Rebuttal to Bloggers Who Take Jabs at Black Women Who…

“We on sites like this one want better than misery. We are not dumb, we have eyes and we know what we have been through and what so many of our fellow black women are going through. We question the reasons why and attempt to set a course of action to live full and happy lives on our own terms. We want no parts of the grand delusion that others attempt to sell to us. We know better.”

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Unemployment Dips to 7.8%, GOP Asks “Did the President Cook the…

Last week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics publicized the September unemployment numbers. The Bureau reported that unemployment had fallen below 8% for the first time since January 2009. For all accounts, this was stellar news for the country. And, with the report showing that the number of discouraged workers, or those no longer looking for […]

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How to Detect & Protect Against Workplace Bullying — a…

Stories of workplace bullying are commonplace throughout the United States. Are you a victim? Victimizer? Find out now.

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Bloggers Continue to Take Jabs at Black Women Who Prefer Interracial…

Black women catch so much flack for seeking interracial relationships. Now black bloggers are targeting K. Michelle and her unapologetic preference for white men.

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Amongst Greece’s Economic Woes, BB&W Intern, Niala, Finds…

Before I went to Greece, I pictured it looking like the movie Mamma Mia or the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. I expected to be surrounded by blue skies, an even bluer ocean, and white sand nestled between my toes.

But as usual, my perfect image of how something should be was shattered. And I’m happy it was. When I first arrived at Athens for my educational field trip, I can’t say I was impressed. I saw dark alleys, cracked sidewalks, and graffiti. Everything I thought Greece wasn’t.

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Stacy Dash, Nicki Minaj Endorse Mitt Romney. Race Traitors?…

This is a typical example of how certain groups claim ownership and demand absolute and unwavering loyalty on all things. While I’m voting for Obama, Dash and Minaj are free to think, feel and vote as they damn well please.

Meet the First Lady of Justice: Fatou Bensouda…

Ms. Fatou B. Bensouda, from the Republic of The Gambia, assumed the position of Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court in June 2012. Described as “a composed, stately woman with serene features” who projects “confidence and gravitas” and never forgets a name, Ms. Bensouda also has the experience to back up her demeanor.

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We’re Living in a Brave New Media World: Elle Varner, “I…

This video displays three important themes with respect to interracial dating. Can you spot them?

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“It’s Cool If You Date White Men, But….”: Why…

Pro-interracial websites has become the GAT-DL’s new favorite whipping toy. Various bloggers across the web cluck their tongues on how and which manner is acceptable for black women to swirl. Toni takes a serious look at what this new gaslighting tactic is all about.

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Six Sexy, Sultry Makeup Trends for Fall 2012…

Beyond Black & White fashion editor picks her favorite fall 2012 makeup color palettes. From bright mattes, black cherry lips to metallic nails, you won’t want to miss what’s hot for the cool season ahead.

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Iron Deficiency May Be Missing Link to Healthy Hair Growth…

If you’re a hairlista, you might be aware that protein, B vitamins, green veggies, and lot of water are all key components to healthy, growing hair. But one element might be missing from your internal hair care regimen–iron.

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New Voter Suppression Laws: Is it Your Right to Vote?…

Voter suppression laws have become more blatantly targeted at Black and minority voters in the wake of the 2008 elections. This article examines the breadth of the varying legislation as well as what litigation has ensued as a result.

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East Meets West: Curried Salmon Parcels…

Check out Chef Bob’s delish fish curry dish!

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Etiquette 101: The Art of Paying a Compliment…

Not only does paying a good compliment reflect good breeding and proper etiquette, studies show it’s sometimes just as good as cold, hard cash.