Thriving

The (mis)Education of Azealia Banks

Yesterday Azealia Banks released another single. According to Billboard, the house-inspired “Movin’ On Up,” speaks for Azealia, des...
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When You Don’t Fit Into the “Black Gir...

We’re having some seriously amazing discussions in our Pink Pill secret Facebook group. And while we’re sworn to silence by pain of a laws...
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Marriage Isn’t for Black Women…REALLY?...

A few days ago I had the misfortune of running across a woe-is-me article called Marriage Isn’t for Black Women, published in Marie Claire of al...
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Racial Bias at Workplace Can Cost Black Women̵...

Catalyst, a group that helps women in the workplace, released a new report siting that the majority of women of color experience an “emotional t...
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What to Do When a White Woman Calls You the N-Word

Yesterday I reported on my YouTube channel an event in which a white woman, ostensibly enraged over a parking dispute, revealed her true feelings abou...
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Pink Pill: They Really Don’t Want Black Wome...

We have entire cottage industries on YouTube and various blogs dedicated to telling the world about what’s wrong with black women. Hoards of men...
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Black Media are Instruments to Perpetuate Dysfunct...

In 2010, I committed an unforgivable act in the black media sphere–I started No Wedding No Womb, an online blog campaign that went viral overnig...
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Pink Pill: Ladies Leveling Up Only!

For the past three months, I have been buried in a project that just may be the most important thing I’ve ever done since starting this platform...
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Matthew Knowles Blames His Mother for His Colorism...

In an article that initially appeared in Ebony but then mysteriously disappeared that Madame Noire reported Matthew Knowles, patriarch of Beyonce and...
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DISGUSTING Representation of White Woman Worship

I’m completely speechless over this photograph and the awful symbolism of the perceived white woman’s beauty supremacy. After hundreds of ...
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Why Are So Many Black Women Hostile About Ciara?

Ciara has been catching a lot of heat over a little tweet that has a lot of black women upset. #LevelUp. Don’t Settle. A post shared by Ciara (@ciar...
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This Bit of History Will Make You Question Why You...

Ever wonder why slave women wore headwraps? I was told once that it was because their hair was so offensive to the sensitivities to polite, white soci...
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And Here They Come…White Women Are Starting ...

I received a letter from a fan today… PLEASE consider posting both of these pieces because they both relate to many of the issues you’ve alrea...
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Black Women: Victims of the Biggest Hustle in Huma...

Recently I met a phenomenal woman named Portia. She wrote a Facebook post that moved me, and I simply had to know more about her. I would soon find ou...
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