White Privilege, My Family and the Criminal Justice System

by Eubie Drew -- None of my 1st- or 2nd-degree adult relatives (all but one being White) have a criminal conviction. But I DO know of at least 5 who h...

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Before You Don Your Cape…

Written by Nicole Faster than a speeding bullet, able to organize a protest in a single bound, it’s the Super Black Woman! Behold her beauty and her...

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The Ten Commandments of Black Womanhood

Written by Nicole 2020 has been a tumultuous year, and I hate it. But fear not, there are still over seven months left to make something beautiful hap...

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Diagnosis: Swirl Apologist Syndrome

Written by Nicole For all the talk we have about black women dating interracially, black women who date and marry out represent a small fraction of th...

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The Race for the Cure: Featuring Kizzmekia Corbett

Going Viral In the early days of COVID-19, we saw everyone watching coronavirus outbreak news, exchanging conspiracy theories and WhatsApp videos, and...

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Queen Today, Bitch Tomorrow, a poem by Nicole

Queen Today, Bitch Tomorrow Unrest, protest, marching in the streets Rubber bullets to the face, and chanting on repeat Showing up and out to support ...

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When is the right time to discuss black femicide?

Written by Nicole Author’s Note: This is quite a long blog post on a very contentious topic. While I welcome disagreement, I humbly ask that you...

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Black Women Stay On Code: Police Brutality is not your fight

Note: This article was not written or endorsed by Christelyn Karazin, Nicole or any other writers on the blog.  Note 2: All tweets are used with perm...

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Black Women and the Reopening of America

Written by Nicole As some states gradually reopen, people all around the country eagerly await the opportunity to return to the way things were…...

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Joe Biden, You Just Lost This Black Woman’s Vote.

Dear Mr. Vice President Joe Biden, This is a formal notification of my official withdrawal of my support for your 2020 presidential campaign. I caught...

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Would you date a man with 22 kids?

Written by Nicole   Since things are still quite serious around these parts, here is a fun little article to bring some levity to the otherwise t...

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Tik Tok Toxicity and Black Male Preference

Written by Nicole The latest upset that has been making rounds is that Lebron James’ son Bronny has expressed his preference for white and nonblack ...

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