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Cry-Baby: Black Girls Aren’t Supposed to Cry, But Tell That To My Eyes

Black women deal with a lot of “expectations”  about our behavior and what we should or should not do. And as a teenager I can remember my peers utter disdain for how it seemed certain white girls could start crying at any given moment over...

Still Armed, George Zimmerman Pulled Over for Speeding In Texas

Apparently when not saving strangers from overturned vehicles (or profiling young black men holding Skittles and iced tea), recently exonerated killer of Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, is busy getting pulled over by the police in north Texas for speeding. According to CBS News, Zimmerman was...

Aevin Dugas Holds Guinness World Record For Largest Afro

With a cloud of natural hair that stands four feet tall, Aevin Dugas holds the Guinness World Records title of the world’s largest afro, inspiring women around the globe to ditch relaxers for good. The 38-year-old New Orleans native traded in her straight tresses for...

Wise Words: Dream Bigger

“Only as high as I reach can I grow, only as far as I seek can I go, only as deep as I look can I see, only as much as I dream can I be.” – Karen Ravn Too many times we are afraid to...

N-word Alert: White Football Player Threatens to “Fight” Us, N-Words, Is Possibly Drunk

Any Philadelphia Eagles fans out there? Anybody? Well fans, you need to come get ya boy because somebody got some liquid courage at the country music concert and declared his desire to “fight” all us alleged “n-words.” Oh, TMZ. Is there anything you won’t document?...

Are You Feeling Solange As Aaliyah?

Looks like we might have found something new for Aaliyah-obsessed rapper Drake to fret about! That’s right. Beyoncé’s little sister and alternative soul artist Solange might be playing the dearly departed, iconic singer/actress in an upcoming film according to There is a crazy rumor...