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And Here They Come…White Women Are Starting ...

I received a letter from a fan today… PLEASE consider posting both of these pieces because they both relate to many of the issues you’ve alrea...
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Black Women: Victims of the Biggest Hustle in Huma...

Recently I met a phenomenal woman named Portia. She wrote a Facebook post that moved me, and I simply had to know more about her. I would soon find ou...
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QOTW: Addressing Black Women’s Insecurities ...

I received this letter from a white man who has dated interracially for decades. He’s noticed something unfortunate with the women he’s da...
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Do You Deal with Guilt About Leaving the ‘Bl...

It’s been a long time since my black card was withdrawn, and honestly I mostly could care less. But because of the work I do, I have to have som...
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Jessica Chastain Highlights What’s Wrong wit...

Actress Jessica Chastain is on a mission to let you know that she isn’t too happy with how women are being portrayed in movies. And when she say...
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Jamele Hill and How Black Women Police and Shame O...

Let me first open by saying that I am no fan of Stacy Dash. Frankly, she confuses me. She seems a bit…”off.” But I have to jump in t...
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Time To Really Get Honest About Our Weight. #PinkP...

I remember back in 2010, I wrote my first post about black women, their weight, and their dating options. I didn’t hold back–I was brutall...
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What Happens When Black Women Take the ‘Pink...

In case you missed this… https://youtu.be/Exvzxu47m4s...
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Serena Williams vs. Jennifer Hudson: Who Did It Be...

I know what some of you are thinking, and you’re wrong. Serena Williams just had a lavish wedding to Reddit co-founder, Alex Ohanian, with their...
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Carrie Speaks: Are black women less forgiving of b...

By Carrie *Stop reading right now if the ‘arrogance’ of me being true to myself offends, I repeat. Stop reading. If this is a popularity contest, ...
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Why Some Black Women Don’t Understand ‘...

I know this post title is going to upset some people, but know that what I’m discussing is not about race. It’s about culture. And as a mo...
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Tiffany Jolene: The Crazy Thing That Happened When...

If the name, “Tiffany Jolene” rings a bell, then you’re well up to date with your viral internet personalities. You will recall that...
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Lupita N’Yongo Had Twice The Reasons to Keep...

Yesterday Lupita N’yongo broke her silence about her experience with sexual predator, Harvey Weinstein. In her OpEd in the New York Times, she w...
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Carrie: “As a black woman, when am I allowed...

I am bitter. Desperate too. Jaded. Did I miss anything? In today’s meme-generating society, few emotions are permitted, while others are outlawed. A...
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