Black Women, Your Pain Only Matters When a White Man Hurts You.

  “No! Stop! Help Me! Please Help Me!” Those were the words I heard when viewing a video in which someone conducted a Facebook Live of a woman appearing to be drugged and a man forcibly raping her in a club for all to see.  I don’t need to know the details of what happened…

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Erykah Badu and Da Brat Won’t Be Muting R Kelly

Erykah Badu and Da Brat Won’t Be Muting R Kelly Written by Saran Lawson   Two more artists speak on their thoughts on the docuseries recent...

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Beware of the “Baby Powder Dusty” and the Rise o...

Normally I delete dumb, grammatically-challenged comments, but some are just too stunning to ignore. This is one such post:   And if that wasn...

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I Don’t Believe You: Why I Can’t Hear Celebrity Commenta...

By now, we’ve all either seen or heard the fine points of the R. Kelly documentary, “Surviving R. Kelly.” To recap, a whole list of women who me...

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Jesus Christ Is Not Birth Control

  By  Candice Smith Adewole Recently in conversation, I mentioned how I saw my 19-year-old niece on Instagram hugged up with some boy on a photo...

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A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words: Increasing Your Matches

Written by Saran Lawson Every New Year there are goals that we set out for ourselves. Some goals are unrealistic to achieve in a shorter time span. Ot...

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Snag Your Spot–The Purple Pill Inaugural Event is Tomo...

You’ve heard rumors and rumblings about the upcoming Purple Pill, a play off of Kendall St. Charle’s Breukelen Bleu alias and my Pink Pill...

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Thirty Years of Love and Family in Canada…An Interraci...

Beyond Black and White Interview Spotlight: Jasmine and Lorne By: Tacicia Bryan This interview was with Jasmine, who shared about her 30-year interrac...

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Black Girl Survival: Thoughts on the R Kelly Docu-series

Black Girl Survival: Thoughts on the R Kelly Docu-series Written by Saran Lawson   If you have been anywhere near a television, radio or computer...

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Equipment-Free Exercises To Try in 2019

It’s January, meaning that we are at the height of “new year, new me” season. Getting in shape is chief among New Year Resolutions. But between ...

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The Essential Part of Your Makeup Routine You Might Be Negle...

If you are a makeup wearer, and have been for any length of time, you probably have your routine down to a science: primer, foundation, eye shadow, se...

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Chance the Rapper: “I Didn’t Value [R Kelly] Acc...

Chance the Rapper sat down with Jamilah Lemieux (who appeared as a commentator on Surviving R. Kelly), and revealed a LOT about black men that we alre...

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What the Latest McDonald’s Beatdown Says About Black F...

Another day, another video going viral of a black girl or woman being beaten is what I thought at first when I viewed the latest footage of a deranged...

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