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by Shawn Taylor

“What do we have? I mean, really. What do Black folks have? We’re getting priced out, kicked out, and otherwise relegated… Read More

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by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Demonstrative love wasn’t always present in Diane Bailey’s household growing up in Brooklyn. Her parents, who separated… Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America: Magical Vacation Style!

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by Joicelyn Dingle

Once upon a time in Dover, Delaware lives the Patterson Family. Kendall, fearless father and a competitive fencer; Dionne, a… Read More

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'Your Big Butt,
My Daughter's Big Mouth'

by Asha French

“Mommy, look at her big ole’ butt. It goes boom ba boom boom.” We are standing two feet away from the dollar store… Read More

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The Tyners

The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 42:
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by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

The chances of catching Simone Jones Tyner and Colby Tyner engaged in a screaming match are so slim that even their 8-year-old daughter… Read More

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A Conversation with Tina Knowles: "Celebrate the Gift in Every Child"

by Nicole Saunders

She is the mother of pop superstars and a force in her own right. But long before we knew her name—or her Read More

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'Mamas Day' Celebrates Motherhood Outside the Boxes

by Asha French

Mother's Day cards and other holiday merchandise have long lacked the diversity that reflects the true makeup of this country… Read More

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