Black Women's Empowerment

Claiming vs. Exclusion Part 2: Discrimination in I...

Are we all on the same team?...
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Recognizing the Necessity and Importance of Dark-S...

I don't know when it happened exactly, but one day, I was looking at television and it hit me: "Where are all the dark-skinned women?"...
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BEWARE of the “Polite” Poisoner

"The polite poisoner comes in the form of "the voice of reason" with a civil manner, a person that offers an "alternate point of view" or in the role ...
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The Gift of Shame (Part 1): Is a Little Shame ...

Toni argues that a little shame can be a good thing....
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Move away from the bull’s-eye part 3: Taking a b...

Picking up where I left off in part 2, I want to speak to why so many black women, no matter how intelligent, successful and yes, interracial relation...
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Keeping the Race Together or Keeping You Under Con...

Christelyn's new book is on the threshold of release as I'm typing this. And with that news comes the necessary promotion and word spreading you expec...
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Of black women and totem poles…

Once upon a time, someone somewhere decided that there was a "totem pole" and that black women are at the bottom of it....
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Question of the Week: “My Workplace is Surro...

Chicago college student works in food-service job full of Archie Bunkers....
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Shutting Up About Black Men (Part 3)

And here is the promised final part to a rather touchy subject. Just like how not everyone may have agreed with the observations made in the first two...
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Black Woman’s Bill of Rights: Pride

Pride is "feeling or deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one's own achievements, the achievements of those with whom one is closely associated,...
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‘Harleyq2’: The Mammy Stereotype Gone ...

"Why is this mammy saying so prevalent and why are some black women assuming that the entire world view them that way?"...
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‘Swirling’ Guilt Can Cause Sisters to ...

We've done little discussions about the "reluctant swirler." But you probably know this girl as well as I do. She probably dated intra-racially her en...
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BB&W Crew Member, Dee Dee Russell Gets Her Mo...

Lawd! this chile is busy......
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