For The Uninformed, This Is What 'Natural' Hair Looked Like Before The 'Curly' Infiltration aka "New Black" Took Over

Before the latest anti-black dysfunction adopted by many black people who have not worked through their color racism and hair texture discrimination, was slapped on top of the current “natural hair” phenom encouraging black women to embrace the hair that grows out of their scalps and it became all about achieving loose waves and [...]

Inspirational Quotes Series: Zora Neale Hurston

“I am not tragically colored. There is no great sorrow dammed up in my soul, nor lurking behind my eyes. I do not mind at all. I do not belong to the sobbing school of Negrohood who hold that nature somehow has given them a lowdown dirty deal and whose feelings are all hurt [...]

Remembering Dr. Maya Angelou

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” Maya Angelou

 

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Inspirational Quotes Series: Rosalind Russell

The Vortex Of Coonery Strikes Again: Black Women & Rape Jokes Are Not Funny

 

THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU FALL FOR ANYTHING

For months there was a bit of a public shaming attempt at getting SNL creator Lorne Michaels to hire a black woman comic. It had been a number of years since the cast reflected the diversity of the country and [...]

Inspirational Quotes Series: Tony Robbins 2

These People Made Game-Changing Moves After They Were 30. So Can You.

And you don’t have to wait until after you’re 30 to do it! Whether it’s a life change, a rebirth, an awakening or a newly-executed life trajectory not everyone will follow a straight A to Z in achievement. Many people don’t accomplish things until well past a junior life epiphany — but early [...]

An Evening With Nikki Giovanni

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Watch and learn people!

 

Inspirational Quotes Series: Dr. DeMartini

You won’t attract an opportunity without a challenge, and happiness comes hand in hand with sadness. The moment that you realize this balance and observe the perfect equilibrium around you is the day you become liberated. At that moment you will know that the world is perfectly balanced, both within and without. It is [...]

The Kind Of Luxe That's Just For Us!

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If you’re paying attention to the label artists with the buzz lately then you’ll know what song I got that line from. If not I’ll tell you it’s Royals by Lorde.

Discussion on Champagnes

 

The next best thing to flying private.

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