The Corner Of Ferguson And Freedom

.KWestSavali Black Women's "Bodies" on the Line: http://www.blogher.com/black-womens-bodies-line ...more

Don't Mess With My Scandal

Beware I am venting.  I am officially tired of the “what if Scandal… ” scenarios. What if President Grant was Black? What if Kerry Washington played Mellie and a White actress played Olivia Pope? Would Black women still watch in earnest?Just.Stop.It....more

Leave Blue Ivy Carter and Her Natural Hair Alone | #Beauty

I Am Blue Ivy CarterI am a Natural Curly-Fro wearing Classy, Black Girl. My hair has been through it all from perms to presses, braids to weaves and everything in between. Most of the time the goal was to always change how my hair was presented to the world....more
Thank you for reaffirming that I don't have to torture my kid's heads for the sake of other's ...more

HPV in Black Women: Are the Odds Currently Stacked Against Us?

Recent news reports are shedding light on the theory that Black women and girls are less likely to be protected by the two HPV vaccines that are currently available on the market. HPV, the human papillomavirus, which can infect the genital area and is known to cause cervical cancer has over 100 different sub-types. ...more

Mental Fitness: The Dangerous Image of Olivia Pope

Most images of Black women in the media are negative. Those images can do damage to a Black woman's self esteem if she does not have a favorable view of herself. If you do not agree with my contention about the media's negative portrayal of Black women, watch a few music videos. These negative images are broadcast throughout the globe....more

Making Sense of Sisterhood: A Retrospective on Delta Sigma Theta!

As Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrates their centennial anniversary this week, I'm muddling through still trying to make sense of the meaning of Sisterhood....more

Wanna Sail? Let Go Of Rusty Anchors

Photo Credit: Featured couple: Microsoft employee Scott Hanselman & wife Inquiry From "S": ...more

Free Cheerios Tomorrow

Black Women...Pay Close Attention To The Terrain You're Entering! ...more

Preparing Our Own Rejection Stew

Those in bondage continuously seek an outer harmony, stemming from fear of rejection. A need for harmony in her personal life & immediate surroundings are suppressed to remain in "herd trot". The slave willingly performs counterproductive acts, often detrimental to her well-being in name of helping a cause. ...more