Relationships

I’m Tired of Black Men Pretending Not To Be Black

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There is nothing that turns me off more than visiting a Black man’s online profile and seeing “other” or “mixed,” “Middle Eastern” or “Native American” under race. As a 25-year-old Black woman, I find the choice to conceal or lie about one’s Blackness not only...

How to Handle Rejection Like a (Rick Ross) Boss

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In the words of Mr. Ross, “Who ever thought that fat girl would grow into Oprah, or that boy Rick Ross will be moldin’ the culture. A couple of months ago a guy I really liked broke my heart. I don’t usually dwell on things,...

Why Women Are Really Rooting For Ciara’s Upgrade To Russell Wilson

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It’s always been the case that celebrity relationships are here today, gone tomorrow, and usually the public’s interest in them wanes just as quickly — if we even bother to care in the first place. But in the case of Ciara and her new beau...

70% of Men Aged 20-34 Are Not Married

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Men just aren’t the marrying type any more, and in her new book, “Marriage Matters, Janice Shaw Crouse, says that many men live in a state of “perpetual adolescence”. According to Crouse it’s depressing that men aren’t marrying women like they did back in Laura...