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Open Thread: Do You Think This Is An Appropriate “Wedding Day” Photo

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A photo is currently making rounds on Twitter after a newlywed couple shared a photo of the groom grabbing his wife’s butt on their wedding day. I had this crush on this girl that sat behind me in biology 6 years ago, today I married...

Modern African Women Pay Tribute To Their Ancestors In Stunning Photo Series

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Photographer Joana Choumali realized upon her grandmother’s passing just how much of her story had gone with her. She decided soon afterwards to embark on a project that would document young, contemporary African women and their relationships to past generations. Through the photos, Choumali not...

This Celestial Afro Photo Series Celebrates Black Hair In A Magical Way

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Black hair is magic all on its own, without needing the validation. It defies the laws of gravity, can mold and bend into just about any curl or otherwise intricate wave or pattern and has the ability to be transformed into sleek, straight styles. Fros...

“Beyond Classically Beautiful: Body Noire Photo Series” Celebrates The Beauty Of Black Women’s Bodies

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Beyond Classically Beautiful’s Body Noire photo series profiles five women with very different stories on how they’ve come to love and appreciate their bodies despite societal pressures and opinions. Author Christine Patrick, Artist Roseline Lawrence, Realtor Xiomara Small, Yoga Instructor Latarria Whitehead and Ballerina/Founder of...

Rape Survivor Does Dominatrix Photo Shoot at the Site of the Fraternity Where She Was Raped

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Karmenife Paulino is a 22-year-old graduate of Wesleyan University and during her freshman year at the college, she was raped. Paulino took that experience and made it a work of art in her new photo series “Reclamation.” The series was shot on various fraternities on...

This Mother Actually Posted A Facebook Photo Of Herself Breastfeeding Her Friend’s Son

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The things people do and share with the world via social media are getting more and more extreme by the hour, but this bizarre out of Pennsylvania is definitely at the top of the list of crazy stories for 2015. Jessica Anne Colletti, who is...