Black Women's Empowerment

TRJ Shrinks Yo’ Mind: Why Some Black Women C...

Check out why Tracy Renee Jones thinks some black women get prickle when someone has something nice to say....
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Fighting Back Against Street Harassment (Part One)

After a weekend of fun in San Jose and Big Sur, a friend drops me off at the Oakland airport. All the flights out of San Jose and San Francisco were s...
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Corporate Politics: Where Does Black “Natura...

Say it loud, I'm nappy and proud!?! Right?...
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Finally, A Reason to Tune in to BET…Black Gi...

In my household, Black Entertainment Television isn't allowed. Ever. BUT...will all the buzz surrounding tonight's BLACK GIRLS ROCK! 2012 event, I jus...
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Why Do We Always Have to Be Reminded that “W...

When black people act up and are called on being scumbags by people who are not black, the issue isn't that the persons in question are scum, but why...
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Black Women vs. Black Women: Why Can’t We Al...

Vivica A. Fox versus Crystal Wright on BET’s Don’t Sleep once again depicts Black women in constant competition with one another. Political debate...
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How Blackistan Deals with ‘Fast Girls’

Icon Oprah Winfrey was raped by her 19 year old cousin at the age of nine and later abused by a neighbor and an uncle. Renowned author Maya Angelou w...
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Black Femininity: Who Decides What?

I maintain that black femininity is under attack. The question is asked, "Well, what is black femininity?" The answer as far as I'm concerned is femin...
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A Black Conservative Woman’s Take on Mitt Ro...

I am a proud conservative republican and Mitt Romney supporter. With the level of vitriol hurled at black conservatives, I was not going to chime in ...
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Role Model Responsibility: When Did It Become Cool...

Is Snooki the best we can do for a role model these days?...
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A Black Woman and Her Guns

Two years ago I decided I wanted to learn to shoot a gun for two reasons. It was on my bucket list and I wanted to overcome my fear of guns. Little di...
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“Just Ignore It” Isn’t a Solutio...

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Tracy Renee Jones explains why "just ignoring" blatant abuse is never a solution....
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Brenda’s Rebuttal to Bloggers Who Take Jabs ...

"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...
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“It’s Cool If You Date White Men, But&...

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 manne...
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