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Tiffany Haddish: Met Gala Missteps

There was no shortage of Black Girl Magic at the Met Gala last week. Serena Williams stunned in yellow. Danai Gurira looked her typical perfect, flawl...
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Hispanic woman to play Florence in The Jeffersons ...

As far as television goes, I prefer watching shows set in the 90s or later (I’m a Millennial, sue me). However, preferences aside, I respect their p...
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In Honor of Mothers Day: Birthing, Un-Glamorized

Written by Saran Lawson Almost a year ago, my sister gave birth to the most adorable baby I’ve seen. I say that every time one of my sisters give bi...
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For Mother’s Day: 8 Ways Black Women Fail Th...

Let me start by saying that I’m not a mother. I want children, just not yet. If you think my current childless state means I am not qualified to spe...
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Happy Birthday, Baby Sussex!

Happy birthday to Baby Boy Sussex! View this post on Instagram We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex w...
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The Easter Bunny: Defender of Black Women

Another day, another black woman being abused with black men looking on in impotence. From the audio in the clip above, viewed over 6 million times on...
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Ancestry.com Ad and the Curious Case of Faux Outra...

The controversial Ancestry.com ad featuring a black woman and white man in love in the time of slavery days has been removed and an apology issued, an...
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Ancestry.com commercial: I Have Mixed Feelings and...

Written by Saran Lawson I love love guys. I make it no secret on my Instagram page or my blog. I love it when people can come together despite socioec...
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Black women still support R. Kelly, and water is w...

News recently broke that the disgraced R. Kelly performed a 28 second long set for $100. I don’t know or care if it was $100 per person in attendanc...
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Popular YouTuber Launches Magazine Catering to Dar...

If you have ever been the little black girl who looked in vain in magazines for your reflection or ever been told by word and deed that “dark gi...
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Tiffany Haddish and the Subtle Art of Knowing When...

Comedienne Tiffany Haddish recently let it be known that she once got so drunk that she had a whoopsie poopsie on herself in an Uber. Shit happens, ri...
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Wait…Issa Rae is ENGAGED?!

Asa runs a YouTube channel called The Mellow Lyfe. Check it out here. Issa Rae is engaged, and her fiancé is not an Asian man, presumably. Why does t...
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The Miseducation of Azriel Clary: The Gayle King I...

Written By Saran Lawson Do you remember when you were in your 20’s? I do and I can tell you confidently in my early 20’s, I knew nothing. I’ve...
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R Kelly Did an Interview and My Eye’s Are St...

  Written by Saran Lawson You guys (sighs). I am so tired of this media circus concerning R Kelly. At this point just let the court handle it. I&...
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