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Google Her: Meet the Search Giant’s Director of Diversity

by Lynne d Johnson

In 2014, Google was one of the first tech companies to publicly release its diversity numbers. But when it did, the public found out that inside the… Read More

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For better or for worse, memes have become an integral part of the way that we as a culture share ideas. It doesn’t matter if you’re a… Read More

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Maybe you’ve heard about this little island in the Caribbean, but in case you haven’t, get ready to add yet another destination to your… Read More

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A limp. It all started with a limp. That much I remember pretty clearly. Now, initially, the limp was so subtle that if you didn't know my mother… Read More

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To My Co-parent: I thought my heart was going to stop when I heard our five-year-old daughter tell a friend she wished you lived with us… Read More

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Know a good Black father? It’s likely you are acquainted with many. That’s why it’s time to stop perpetuating the “absentee… Read More

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More than 150 years after Major General Gordon Granger rode into Galveston, Texas announcing immediate freedom for enslaved Blacks, Juneteenth celebrations… Read More

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A study published in the Journal of Personal Relationships finds that couples who laugh together have higher quality relationships. Miesha and Jon… Read More

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