Black Women

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Perms & Skin Bleaching: Two Sides Of The Same Coin?
April 20, 2011, Comments Off

Last week an article about the abuse of skin bleaching in Jamaica went viral online. This practice, which requires one t ...

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15 Minute Break: Black Women Speak!
March 30, 2011, 1 Comment

Listen in to the first installment of Join KC and the ladies as they discuss the qualities that make a man marriage mate ...

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Celebrating Our Women: Antonia Pantoja
March 13, 2011, Comments Off

Antonia Pantoja (1922-2002), visionary Puerto Rican educator, activist, and early proponent of bilingual education, insp ...

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Black Women – We Want Curves….Part II
November 11, 2010, 2 Comments

“Curves Not Cul-de-Sacs” was initially meant for another blog site.  As soon as I sent it, a woman told me “You k ...

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Black Women- We Want Curves, Not Cul-de-Sacs
November 8, 2010, 2 Comments

I write this out of concern. This is not a joke, nor a judgment on all of you. Not every black woman fits what I’m des ...

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Black Marriage Negotiations
October 21, 2010, 4 Comments

After having many conversations about black male/female relationships, all I could do with these videos was post them an ...

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The Essence of Things Hoped For
September 13, 2010, Comments Off

Now that the dust and charge of emotion have settled down a bit, this black writer begs a few more minutes on Essence Ma ...

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Black Men Revealed: The Problem or the Solution?
July 16, 2010, Comments Off

This morning I caught an episode of “Black Men Revealed” on TV One. The segment topic was cheating. Representing ...

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Black Is… Me
June 11, 2010, 1 Comment

I recently finished college and I’m told this is where my life begins. I have the world at my fingertips and can do wh ...

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Let’s Keep the “Thug” Ball Rollin’ – Part II
June 10, 2010, 3 Comments

Slim Thug recently participated in an interview with Vibe where he disclosed a bias he has towards black women. In this ...