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San Francisco “Swirling” and My One Night as a Halfbreed…

all I can say is there is truly no place on the planet like San Francisco–which is why is topped the list in Swirling as some of the most swirl-friendly cities in America. You can truly just BE who you ARE, and LOVE who you LOVE with absolutely no judgement for anyone.

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Opinion: Vice Presidential Debate 2012, “Malarkey” Took Center Stage…

This was the only opportunity we had to see VP Joe Biden and House Rep. Paul Ryan in action. It wasn’t terribly impressive but it was a definite improvement from last week’s epic fail.

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“Macho” Little Black Girls: The Anti-Femininity War on…

Note: For the purpose of this article, I’m dealing with a specifically observed issue that has nothing to do with “butch” lesbianism in black women or non-black women. What I’m talking about is not an outgrowth of self-identified sexuality, sexual expression, or a conscious decision by the individual to move away from gender norms and form their own identity. This post is on something ENTIRELY different.

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Biblical Swirling Part I: THOU SHALT NOT MIX THE TRIBES!…

With all this talk of swirling, I often wonder how some of our Christian BWE ladies approach the IR debate in their Christian circles. After all, the Bible has some pretty interesting things to say about the topic…

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Tamera Mowry is Latest Victim of the Interracial…

Tamera Mowry was attacked last night on Twitter because she dared complain about the interruptions Joe Biden made during the vice presidential debates. She wasn’t just attacked on her politics, but with her choice in husbands.

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New Bites: Bus Driver Uppercuts Teenager. Was She Asking For It?…

A bus driver uppercuts a teenager after she throws the first punch. Was he justified in saying “If you wanna act like a man, I’ll treat you like a man”?

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Hold Everything: They’re Bringing Back Kenya Dolls!…

Who (besides us) are putting this on this year’s Christmas list?

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Friday Funny: YouTube Video “Capuchin Monkeys Reject Unequal…

This brings a whole new definition to “monkey business” lol

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Jumbo Lump Meat Crab Cakes with Roasted Pepper Sauce…

A new twist to an old classic…

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White Student Raises Affirmative Action Case against University,…

Will a recent case against UT signal the end of Affirmative Action as we know it today? The conservative leaning Supreme Court may close that chapter sooner than we think.

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“Election Decompression!!” BB&W Washington D.C., Blog…

Republican, Democrat, liberal and conservative alike are invited to celebrate the ending of a soap-operatic election season. We’re going to have a discussion (in perhaps, a drunken stupor) about how personal politics can play a role in interracial dating, and attack some of the misconceptions and stereotypes some people have about dating a conservative or liberal.

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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.