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DMP Dope Feature: Create Lamine #CREATE

About 2 weeks ago, I saw the dopest thing I had seen in media in a LONG time. Every content creator these days is striving to be better than the last, more innovative than the first, and funnier, more informative…

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Serena Williams is Literally Black Women at Work…Everywhere.

By: Kiana Keys Black women everywhere felt it. Watching Serena Williams in the final moments of the 2018 US Open was heartbreaking and cringe-worthy. Not because we were watching a coveted win slip through her fingers. Not because she was…

Girls, You Don’t Hit Boys! Take it from Nas and Chris Brown.

Unpopular opinion time, but it has to be said and I, Connie Troverse, am always glad to be the rabble-rouser to say it. Kelis, Rihanna, fictional Nasir’s baby-momma from Love Is, stop putting your hands on these men. DO BETTER!…

Wait, Grandma! Read this before you change your electricity supplier…

Knock, knock, knock… Hello ma’am. I’m here on behalf of Power’n’nem Electricity supplier. We are offering VISA gift cards and tickets to the see the Temptations Version 58 if you switch over your electricity. Granny, I know it sounds enticing,…

Love Is: Love Is?

Love Is? Were Yasir and Nuri really in love after that first night at Insomnia? I mean, they talked for hours. They had so much in common. They really connected. but were they in love? Let’s explore. New Edition said…

19 Minutes: There’s one thing NOBODY is talking about.

I admit it, admit it… (I) I admit it, I did it… (I)… I listened to the ENTIRE 19-minute song, I Admit, by R. Kelly. And as you can see above, I listened to a video that had the lyrics.…

Regarding September this Summer: 5 Songs Taylor Swift Should NEVER Touch

If you don’t know by now, something tragic happened in the world of music in June, 2018. Taylor Swift, who I do respect and appreciate as an artist, did the unthinkable. I have decided that she did it, not to…

6 Reasons Why I’m Tired of All-White Parties

Remind me why we are still doing all-white parties again? Because I think we reached that expiration date about 4 years ago. Can we at least agree to wrap this trend up fairly quickly going forward?

Black Hair, or Health? 5 reasons why we need to do better.

DISCLAIMER WARNING Some of you may love or not love this post. I am writing it WITHOUT any particular person in mind. Take it for what it is and feel free to sound off your opinion, for or against, in…

Yeah, I Code-Switch. You should too. Fight Me

Wait, hold on. I’m not really a fighter. But I am a code-switcher, and I’m not ashamed. What is code-switching? According to Merriam-Webster, code-switching is: “The switching from the linguistic system of one language or dialect to that of another.” As…