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In Honor of Mothers Day: Birthing, Un-Glamorized

Written by Saran Lawson Almost a year ago, my sister gave birth to the most adorable baby I’ve seen. I say that every time one of my sisters give bi...
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For Mother’s Day: 8 Ways Black Women Fail Th...

Written by Penelope Farthing Let me start by saying that I’m not a mother. I want children, just not yet. If you think my current childless state me...
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Happy Birthday, Baby Sussex!

Written by Penelope Farthing Happy birthday to Baby Boy Sussex! View this post on Instagram We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The...
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The Easter Bunny: Defender of Black Women

Written by Penelope Farthing Another day, another black woman being abused with black men looking on in impotence. From the audio in the clip above, v...
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Ancestry.com Ad and the Curious Case of Faux Outra...

Written by Penelope Farthing The controversial Ancestry.com ad featuring a black woman and white man in love in the time of slavery days has been remo...
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Ancestry.com commercial: I Have Mixed Feelings and...

Written by Saran Lawson I love love guys. I make it no secret on my Instagram page or my blog. I love it when people can come together despite socioec...
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Black women still support R. Kelly, and water is w...

Written by Penelope Farthing News recently broke that the disgraced R. Kelly performed a 28 second long set for $100. I don’t know or care if it was...
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Popular YouTuber Launches Magazine Catering to Dar...

If you have ever been the little black girl who looked in vain in magazines for your reflection or ever been told by word and deed that “dark gi...
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Tiffany Haddish and the Subtle Art of Knowing When...

Written by Penelope Farthing Comedienne Tiffany Haddish recently let it be known that she once got so drunk that she had a whoopsie poopsie on herself...
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Wait…Issa Rae is ENGAGED?!

Asa runs a YouTube channel called The Mellow Lyfe. Check it out here. Issa Rae is engaged, and her fiancé is not an Asian man, presumably. Why does t...
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The Miseducation of Azriel Clary: The Gayle King I...

Written By Saran Lawson Do you remember when you were in your 20’s? I do and I can tell you confidently in my early 20’s, I knew nothing. I’ve...
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R Kelly Did an Interview and My Eye’s Are St...

  Written by Saran Lawson You guys (sighs). I am so tired of this media circus concerning R Kelly. At this point just let the court handle it. I&...
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R. Kelly Was Bailed Out By A Black Woman, Surprisi...

It was recently reported that a black woman by the name of Valencia Love posted the $100,000 bail for Robert Kelly. Safe to say, I am both disgusted a...
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Opinion: Pro-Blacks Shouldn’t Date or Marry...

Written by Asa, creator of the YouTube channel, The Mellow Lyfe I met my White [then] boyfriend now husband during the same year the Black Lives Matte...
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