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Pedos in the Papers: Jeffrey Epstein and R. Kelly

Convicted pedophile and horse-faced sex offender Jeffrey Epstein apparently died of “suicide” in his Manhattan cell today, and it’s disappointin...
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The greatest threat to black women is…

As black women, by simply existing, we face a unique set of challenges. We have no first line of defense; our health, collectively, both physical and ...
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Pink Pill for College Girls: MLMs are a scam, sis!

On my Facebook timeline, every so often I’ll see some clueless victim hawking tragic, poor quality makeup/skincare, the latest get-thin-quick shake,...
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Bond Actresses. Black Bond Actresses.

Three black women made James Bond related news this month, one for rejecting a role in the decades-long James Bond franchise, another for accepting on...
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Hott Bollywood Actors You Need to Know

Written by Saran Lawson I would like to dedicate this thirsty piece to a few Indian actors I’ve seen in Bollywood films. It’s an excuse for me to ...
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My thoughts on who SHOULD play Prince Eric

Now that Princess Ariel has been cast in the remake of The Little Mermaid, focus now shifts to who will play her prince, Eric. I have already stated i...
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Black Women, Forgiveness and Chris Brown

Kelly Rowland recently posted on noted abuser Chris Brown’s Instagram saying “we love you Chris” following the latest furor surrounding his comm...
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Chris Brown and the Black Women Who Support Him

Let’s start with a story.   Not too long ago, my husband found himself on his personal Instagram account that lay unused for many years. One of...
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Kim Kardashian and the Controversy of Kimono

Written by Saran Lawson Kim Kardashian West has recently launched a shapewear line. She has been working on the collection for over a year. The idea o...
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Black Female Obesity Promotion: A Look at Lizzo

For those of you who might not know, Lizzo, a musician and incredibly talented flautist has been reaching new heights with her catchy songs and lively...
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Dear Black Women: Don’t be the face of upris...

  Alaa Salah, 22, from Sudan, was photographed by Lana Haroun earlier this year in protest of Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year dicta...
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Colorism: Are We Overplaying It?

Before I get into the meat of this blog, let me address a few things: Do I believe colorism is real? Yes. Do I believe colorism is a problem in the Bl...
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You Can Have That “Strong Black Woman”...

My most recent article, discussing my thoughts on Karine Jean-Pierre jumping to the defense of inadequately secured Senator Kamala Harris when a prote...
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Wakanda Ain’t Real And You’re Not in the Dora ...

As black women navigating life, we have to cope with a lot of negative stereotypes that make our journey to greatness a little more difficult compared...
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