5 Stages of Trying to Go Out When You Really Don't Want To

5 Stages of Trying to Go Out When You Really Don't Want To

by Blavity.com

It’s Friday night and your friends have been talking about going to this new bar all day. They can’t wait to try the cleverly-named drinks… Read More

Halloween Things: When Is It Appropriate to Wear Blackface?

Halloween Things: When Is It Appropriate to Wear Blackface?

by Damon Young

Halloween is right around the corner, which means we’re also dead in the middle of another round of Blackface Bingo -- the annual occurrence… Read More

11 Things That Won’t Save You From Being Black

11 Things That Won’t Save You From Being Black

by Blavity.com

For any of you who hold dear a fictional remedy for black oppression— such as “working hard” or “playing by the rules”… Read More

[Personal Essay] Why I No Longer Identify as Gay

[Personal Essay] Why I No Longer Identify as Gay

by Luis Pabon

I have a confession: For over 8 years I have lived my life as a self-identified gay man. After much consideration, I have made the conscious decision… Read More

The Emerging 'Blackonomy'

The Emerging 'Blackonomy'

by Terrence Chappell

Cha-Ching! Black folks are getting, more money, more education, and overall more equity and social building assets according… Read More

[Powered by Family Dollar] A Selfie for Service

[Powered by Family Dollar] A Selfie for Service

by Marissa Wallace

Many of us do not realize our own strength until we are faced with an obstacle so great, so seemingly insurmountable, that we are forced to dig deep… Read More

Sandals Resorts offer ways to party with a purpose<br />

Sandals Resorts offer ways to party with a purpose

by Demetria Irwin

Just beyond the manicured lawns, private beaches and white-gloved hospitality workers of Caribbean resorts, there are often local… Read More

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‘Judgment Of Brooklyn’ to Expand Borough's Food and Wine Takeover

by Ugi Ugwuomo

Alongside a distinguished and varied panel of critics and connoisseurs, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams served as both judge… Read More

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President Obama, Eric Holder and Other Notables Attend National Action Network Conference

by Brandon Robinson

Last week, the National Action Network held their annual conference at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in Manhattan. … Read More

PERSONAL SPACE: Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number<br />

PERSONAL SPACE: Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number

by Amy DuBois Barnett

On my last trip to Los Angeles, I went to the 50th-birthday extravaganza that Vice Chairman of Sean Combs Enterprises Andre Harrell organized for… Read More

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