Taneshia Nash Laird EBONY MAgazine March 2016 Holding On...With a Little Help from My Social Media Friends

Holding On...With a Little Help from My Social Media Friends

by #teamEBONY

Shock is too gentle a word for what I experienced. My husband’s death pulled me away from the rest of the world. For months, I would take my… Read More

Unapologetically Black is the New Black

Unapologetically Black is the New Black

by Terrence Chappell

It’s sexy and trendy to be "woke" these days. But the problem with trends is that they lack any real depth. Like any social justice… Read More

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[Social Skills] Anchor Canned for Racially Charged Facebook Posts

by Kyra Kyles

It was one of those stories I didn’t even want to click on.  Anchor. Racist Facebook post. Young Black men. Before… Read More

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[THE UPLOAD] Former NASA Engineer Makes Millions with STEMBoard

by Lynne d Johnson

For Aisha Bowe, CEO and Co-Founder of STEMBoard… Read More

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The Gap Between Black & White Understanding of LGBTs

by Greg Simms Jr.

I was eating dinner with my girlfriend's best friends. Her besties are a gay male couple. A white gay male couple. Truth… Read More

Traveling While Black: 12 Hacks to Keep You Covered

Traveling While Black: 12 Hacks to Keep You Covered

by Kara I. Stevens

Travel is one of my top sources of personal growth and spiritual development, but it does not come without its financial or safety risks. Incorporating… Read More

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[Hungry for History] Chick-Fil-A Didn’t Create the Fried Chicken Sandwich

by Donna Battle Pierce

Comedian Chris Rock and feminist writer, bell hooks have something in common. Both have the ability to answer grave misrepresentations of… Read More

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[PASSPORT GOALS] Peace Out: Myanmar for Self Care, Spiritual Healing

by Lisa Bonner

I’m back in Bagan, a place in Central Myanmar (formerly Burma), that I’d fallen in love with on my Read More

[SOCIAL SKILLS] Microsoft Bot Goes Full Racist after “Learning” from Fellow Twitter users

[SOCIAL SKILLS] Microsoft Bot Goes Full Racist after “Learning” from Fellow Twitter users

by Kyra Kyles

Why won’t the Internet let us have nice things? Just 24 hours ago, I was so in love with the social community for gifting us… Read More

Cheryl Contee

[The Upload] Tech CEO Will Not Stand for Unfairness in Funding

by Lynne d Johnson

As one of the eleven Black female founders who successfully raised over $1 million in funding, according to Read More

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