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Karyn Washington - A Beautiful Soul

I, first, want to start off by saying that I didn’t know Karyn Washington.

I’m not even sure how I learned about her. I didn’t follow her blogs and I don’t believe I know anyone who knew her. 1,607 more words

Black Life

Leaving The Pity Pool: On Internalized Messages and Echo Chambers

When I was a teenager the mother of a close friend cautioned me about the dangers of swimming in pity pools. Even with that warning I made the mistake of entering one. 97 more words

Life

The Stories Black Women Do Not Tell: Unveiling The Masks We Wear

Do you ever stop long enough to hear that voice inside? That voice inside, that knows your truth, may sound something like this:

Looking through the window, I know you see my successes – the glorious position at work that so many dream of, the house that I live in, the husband I have, the car I drive, the kids playing in the backyard, the degrees on my mantle, and the books I’ve written on my coffee table. 1,233 more words

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The Stories Black Women Do Not Tell: Unveiling The Masks We Wear

Do you ever stop long enough to hear that voice inside? That voice inside, that knows your truth, may sound something like this:

Looking through the window, I know you see my successes – the glorious position at work that so many dream of, the house that I live in, the husband I have, the car I drive, the kids playing in the backyard, the degrees on my mantle, and the books I’ve written on my coffee table. 1,233 more words

Womens Health

African-American women most likely to want top executive jobs

While the number of women holding CEO positions at America’s largest corporation is tiny — only 23 women lead companies listed on the S&P 500 — the number of African-American women in that position is minuscule. 169 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Château d'If

Château d’If is a famous castle in southern France. It stands atop a small limestone island opposite the harbor of Marseille. The “château” is a square, three-story building 28m (92ft) long on each side, flanked by three towers with large gunembrasures on 3 hectars of land. 442 more words

France