Someone Told Me Their Daughter Only Plays With Black Dolls. I Disagree

I am a black woman who was raised in a black household. (If you are wondering why I am calling myself black rather than African-American, check this post out.) Last weekend I was out with some friends and struck up…

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Yes I’m African-American, But I Prefer To Be Called BLACK.

By: Kiana Keys Why? Well first, because there is so much strength, power and resilience wrapped into one word that has forever been used to describe all things bad. And second, because society pretty much hates the word. And I’m…

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!…

5 Reason Why Trump and Sessions Need to See The Incredibles 2 (A Spoiler-Free Review)

Whether or not there are any children in your life, if you haven’t seen the first Incredibles movie, which hit theatres originally back in 2004, stop right now and go watch it. I’ll wait. Okay. Now you see, right? I…

Donald, Is This America?

I really like Think Pieces. I like seeing how people interpret media that has layers and secrets. It’s like solving a puzzle. Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino did a number on us with ‘This Is America.’ I was first introduced…

We Need To Stop Calling Fathers Babysitters

Fathers are not back-up, the help, or the assistant. In fact, they aren’t adjuncts in any shape or fashion. They are tenured parents with full-time roles and responsibilities, other duties as assigned, and no union rights available. Fathers are parents,…

Black Women DO Breastfeed and Some History About Our Journey

“Black women don’t breastfeed.” I’ve seen this phrase float around the internet over the years and it always pisses me off. My first feeling is one of great offense, because it’s usually couched in a negative and condescending tone…as if we aren’t…