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The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 21: The James-Masons

by Joicelyn Dingle

Karen Marie Mason was born into a West Indian family where there was no question as to whether one would pursue higher education… Read More

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‘I’m Tired of Supporting My Family!’<br />

ASK B. SCOTT:
‘I’m Tired of Supporting My Family!’

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott, I'm tired of supporting my family. Let me explain—I'm a single, successful woman with… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] 7 Tips for a Decade+ Marriage

[FATHER/HOOD] 7 Tips for a Decade+ Marriage

by Shawn Taylor

By the time you read this, my wife and I will have celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary. One of my good friends (who’s with… Read More

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by Asha French

My toddler is angry because green beans don’t taste like applesauce, so she dumps her plate on the restaurant’s plush… Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 20: The Marcelin-McCallas

The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 20: The Marcelin-McCallas

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

For many couples, flirting, touching, caressing and kissing are central ingredients to build a dynamic relationship. But when it… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Bringing Sexy Back

[FATHER/HOOD] Bringing Sexy Back

by Shawn Taylor

It was a flyer that that got me thinking. That simple, gaudy, overly Photoshopped flyer stuck under my windshield wiper: “Grown… Read More

Gentlemen’s Club

Gentlemen’s Club

by Denene Millner

I mean, I get it: he is my father and so Daddy is going to be an absolute gentleman to his little girl—make me feel special… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD]<br />
We Are the World...?

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We Are the World...?

by Shawn Taylor

Many families I associate with are still reeling from the fountain of negative responses from that innocuous Cheerios commercial… Read More

Superhero Movie Violence Prompts Actor Apology

Superhero Movie Violence Prompts Actor Apology

by Nick Chiles

We’ve certainly torn into Hollywood on… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
‘Why Did They Kill My Son?’<br />

[ENOUGH]
‘Why Did They Kill My Son?’

by Dr. Peter K. B. St. Jean

For many dads, Fathers Day 2013 was a painful reminder of something that is missing from their lives: murdered children.  “Father's… Read More

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