[MODERN MOM]<br />
The Princess Is Okay!

[MODERN MOM]
The Princess Is Okay!

by Asha French

Some fights are not worth fighting. I was already an hour late for a 4th of July Read More

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Who Deserves to ‘Choose’ Motherhood?

[MODERN MOM]
Who Deserves to ‘Choose’ Motherhood?

by Asha French

  Navigating the inherent autonomy of a toddler (“I can do it!” “I don’t want that!”… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD]<br />
Inconvenient Truth

[FATHER/HOOD]
Inconvenient Truth

by Shawn Taylor

I think I scared my daughter. Hell, I think I terrified her. When I heard the Zimmerman verdict, I lost it. I yelled the “F”… Read More

Must Parents Give ‘the Stalking Talk’?<br />

Must Parents Give ‘the Stalking Talk’?

by Howard Stevenson

Let’s say your Black son comes home one night, scared, out of breath from running. He tells you that some guy with a gun chased… Read More

[MODERN MOM]<br />
A Time for Tantrums

[MODERN MOM]
A Time for Tantrums

by Asha French

  “The fundamental danger of an acquittal is not more riots, it is more George Zimmermans.” -Jay… Read More

‘Please Don’t Kill My Son’

‘Please Don’t Kill My Son’

by Sharisse Tracey

  The verdict is in: it is legal in America to presume that… Read More

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

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

ASK B. SCOTT:<br />
‘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

[MODERN MOM]<br />
Why I Won’t Be Spanking My Daughter

[MODERN MOM]
Why I Won’t Be Spanking My Daughter

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

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