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Body Posi +

In this day and age you hear and see a lot of people saying “you need to be more self-loving” or “You need to have self esteem”. 206 more words

Beauty Queen

Get Hard

Le sigh. I don’t know whose cooning/new black antics are worse Kevin Hart, Raven-Symoné, or Kayne West (okay, okay…West will always take the cake). 100 more words

Black Lives

A Black Mans Mission For Manhood

It’s truly a shame how a boy is raised so incomplete. So ill-equipped to deal with the true trials of life. He isn’t raised to be a man of valiant character who is wise, understanding, or patient. 524 more words

Love

How to Pimp a Butterfly?

It’s no secret, the King is back. The love I personally have for Kendrick Lamar Duckworth is for real. Granted his latest statements on the current (ongoing) issues of black people did make my brain itchy: he says, “I wish somebody would look in our neighborhood knowing that it’s already a situation, mentally, where it’s f—ked up. 213 more words

Music

A Litany For Survival: the Life and Work of Audre Lorde

March is Women’s History Month.

“Women’s History Month is an annual declared month that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. 379 more words

Black Lives

Do Black Lives Matter. . . Only When?

First, let me preface my statement by saying I protest and detest the recent killing of Black unarmed young men by police officers in Ferguson, MO, New York City, and other places where these acts of excessive deadly force have occurred! 633 more words

Teachings