Tiffanie's Recent Articles

On Being Black in the Era of Trump

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Donald Trump’s presidential win has ushered in a new era of White supremacy so palpable that the only place I feel physically, psychologically and emotionally safe is in my house. Luckily, for me, I am afforded the opportunity to work from home, so I need...

8 Things Black Women Should Know About Uterine Fibroids

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Uterine fibroids— non-cancerous tumors that grow on the muscle fibers of the uterus– will affect most women in their lifetime. However, Black women are three times more likely than White women to have fibroids and may even be susceptible to these growths earlier in life....

8 Life Lessons I Learned From Becoming An Aunt

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About three years ago, I became an aunt. At the same time, my family was struggling financially, I just finished college, the nascent era of #BlackLivesMatter activism was about to take the nation by storm, and I launched my writing career by publishing a personal...

An Open Letter To Moise Morancy (The Man Who Beat a Perv on a Bus For Touching a Teen Girl)

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Dear Moise Morancy, Days ago, a video went viral wherein you declared “this is what imma do to you” to men who touch women or girls without their permission, while restraining a distraught, bloody-nosed male suspect who allegedly fondled a teenage girl on a bus....

18 Things Nicki Minaj’s New “Trini Girl” Fragrance Should Smell Like

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So excited to launch my newest fragrance #TriniGirl ??~ available NOW in the U.K. ?? and Oct 20th in the US ??via @HSN on The Beauty Report. I'm proud to be an #IslandGirl. What r u proud of? ?? A photo posted by Nicki Minaj...

12 Creeper Messages to Completely Ignore While Online Dating

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Online dating can feel like a digital space filled with quantity over quality men. Most of us ladies get our inboxes filled with messages from guys, but the number of them actually interested in getting to know the lady behind the profile (and not merely...