Trick Daddy

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

african american man

The Gap Between Black & White Understanding of LGBTs

by Greg Simms Jr.

I was eating dinner with my girlfriend's best friends. Her besties are a gay male couple. A white gay male couple. Truth be told, I'd never... Read More

When Jesus Can’t Fix It: How to Win With Therapy

When Jesus Can’t Fix It: How to Win With Therapy

by Kara I. Stevens

There was a time in my life where I was eating, sleeping, and living in a very, very dark hopeless place. And I knew... Read More

[PLUS ONE] 5 Dating Tips for Broke Dudes

[PLUS ONE] 5 Dating Tips for Broke Dudes

by #teamEBONY

Welcome to Plus One, a funny web series that explores my thoughts and opinions on important issues of the day, but from a plus... Read More

HIV

World Health Organization Revises HIV Guidelines

by #teamEBONY

The World Health Organization has revised its HIV guidelines to recommend that anyone who tests positive for the virus that causes AIDS should be... Read More

Grown & Sexy Homecoming

Grown & Sexy Homecoming

by Kym Allison Backer

Ah, homecoming time. The familiar ritual of the big game, the sea of people in school colors and that sense of nostalgia that hits... Read More