Thriving

Gay Men: The Black Community’s Favorite Whip...

Our communities are plagued with rampant unemployment, drug and alcohol abuse, crime, and poverty but these issues are ignored because it is so much e...
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The Debbil in the Corner Office: Your Boss is a Ps...

It's Saturday. Are you licking your wounds from the latest horror your boss put down upon you? You've got one more day to prepare your counter offensi...
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Brenda Thompson: Rainbeau Dating Over 40

"A nice thing about swirling at my age is I don’t often have to worry about his mom or dad and what they think. He is usually living his own li...
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Social Graces 101: Manners and Social Graces in Co...

I wonder what the world would be like if men and women treated each other well in romantic situations, is it possible there would be fewer broken hear...
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Jamila on BWE: Will You Be Going to See ‘Red...

Do black women cease to exist in George Lucas' new film? ...
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Ghetto Nation: What Went Wrong in the Inner City B...

Take a stroll in any inner-city neighborhood: On any given afternoon, you will see groups of able-bodied young men lounging carelessly on street corne...
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Jamila on BWE: Who Will Protect Black Womanhood?

I realize just how many books I have read about white women who led promiscuous lives throughout their college years or early twenties and yet still m...
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Does Sexy Have an Expiration Date?

Today is my birthday. Try as I may, I'm sitting here focused on the wrong perspective and "the real" meaning behind my turning 39 years old. I'm...
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I Don’t Need to Know How to Be Black (and Yo...

One of the main reasons black communities remain impoverished is because too many people are doing the same things, coming up with the same ideas, and...
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Video: Let’s Rally in Defense of Michelle Ob...

It's time to stop complaining and take action. Any small action, collectively equals one HUGE action....
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Learn Behavioral Economics, Improve Your Love Life

Who knew players were just armchair behavioral economists?...
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Media Watch: How the Wholesale Attack on Michelle ...

It's time to stop complaining and take action to defend this woman....
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January Book of the Month: “Wicked Success I...

The new year is all about personal growth and success, right? This book is the guide to have....
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Education: Black Women Have to Stop Segregating Th...

Are you the one tying your hands behind your back?...
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