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At What Point Will More Black Men Stand Up to Stre...

As I read the news of yet ANOTHER horrendous assault and murder of a black woman who had the audacity to rebuff the overtures of a dusty stranger who ...
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What’s It Like to Be a Black Girl in Rome? D...

We are celebrated. Loved. Accepted. Matched. Married. Befriended. Rome truly seems like a black woman’s Mecca.  Dr. Tamara Pizzoli, the creator...
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It Just Keeps Getting Worse: Brooklyn Teens Who Ga...

If this story doesn’t encapsulate the pervasiveness of sexual abuse and disregard for black girls and women in the hood, I don’t know what...
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Iman a Widow…David Bowie Dies of Cancer at A...

Beyond Black & White is sad to report that legendary rocker, David Bowie, has died of cancer. He was 69. A brief statement was issued on his Faceb...
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Dating Asian Men: A Different Kind of Colorism for...

  A a skin-lightening commercial that recently aired in Thailand about how whiteness is the only thing you need to “win” highlighted ...
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Maine Governor Paul LaPageReveals Uncomfortable Tr...

Maine isn’t exactly known as a bastion of diversity. It’s pretty darned homogenous to the extreme white of the melanin spectrum. Perhaps t...
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New Ford Commercial with BW/WM Proves Madison Aven...

This commercial blows just about every stereotype about how black women do go in the water, don’t want to get their hair wet, or do outdoor acti...
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“If you were to choose between two men, one ...

  By the guy we all know and love, Savage Tango. You’ll not want to miss this first-hand account of what it’s like to be a Mormon! &#...
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The 50 Shades of Breitbart: What They’re Say...

Conservatives are a colorful bunch, and it would be a serious error to lump them all as racist, gun-toting Obama haters. Even if a that’s a big ...
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Where is N.O.W.?: Girl Kidnapped by Boko Haram Cap...

What I have seen with the Boko Haram has been more than a travesty, and it’s reason #487 why I’m glad I was born in a Western country. Mee...
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“We Are the 15% Couple” Answers: Which...

We interviewed Michael and Alyson, the founders of the hugely popular “We Are the 15%” website that features multiracial and multicultural...
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Mexico FINALLY Recognizes Afro-Mexicans

For the first time in history, Mexico has included Afro-Mexicans as “black” in the country’s census.  Afro-Mexicans, descendants ...
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BB&W Had a Kid! Welcome, Beyond Black & ...

For anyone who has been on this journey with me for any matter of time, you might have known this was inevitable. Beyond Black & White is the lead...
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IDC Couple Success: Online Dating Works!

Shannon and Paul met and eventually married via InterracialDatingCentral.com. Shannon joined our site because she didn’t feel she had much choice. ...
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