And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

A lot of women fantasize about having a man kind of obsessed with them. All the attention seems sexy. The aggression is alluring. And the... Read More

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

by Diahann Williams

Tweet, tweet! Twitter is a powerful tool. Read More

Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

by S. Tia Brown

Like many people Jasmine Graham decided to become an entrepreneur after getting laid off, but unlike many of her peers she’s still in business.... Read More

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Taking Off the Mask When Things Aren’t ‘OK’

by Alisha Tillery

In everyday conversation, you’ll often be asked, “How are things?” The common response is “Fine” or “OK,” a quick, safe answer that in many... Read More

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What’s Killing Kanye West?

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

It seems the world is getting a show it didn’t pay for and it’s at the expense of Kanye West. Kanye and I have... Read More

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In Response to Trick Daddy’s ‘Advice’ for Black Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Regardless of what social media site you frequent, it’s almost inevitable that every couple of months an incident will occur that will cause a significant... Read More

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

by Kara I. Stevens

A lot of us are walking around with an air of heaviness and hopelessness because we are not living the lives we really want... Read More

[Black Mental Health Awareness] Confronting Depression

[Black Mental Health Awareness] Confronting Depression

by BestiesMD

In the current times filled with racial tensions, unnecessary deaths and terrorist attacks, it's easy to dismiss your feelings as appropriate responses. But if... Read More

Black Mental Health Awareness Month: There is A Void

Black Mental Health Awareness Month: There is A Void

by BestiesMD

Sisters and brothers, we have a problem! There is a void that we are struggling to satisfy — a hole so deep and multifaceted that it... Read More

The Dangerous, Life-Changing Effects of Diabetes

The Dangerous, Life-Changing Effects of Diabetes

by Urban Housecall Doctors

Urban radio legend Doug Banks' untimely death shocked the nation. While his battle with diabetes wasn't private, the illness claiming his life was still... Read More