mom on fathers day mahogany card

Should Single Moms Get Father’s Day Cards?

by #teamEBONY

Hallmark has responded to the trend of wishing single moms a happy Father's Day with special holiday cards. Some love it, while others think... Read More

LeBron James and mother

Lebron James Pens an Appreciation for Single Mothers

by #teamEBONY

I am honored to participate in a project that is trying to help single mothers who are struggling to make a living and raise... Read More

 Why I'm Against 'Daddy Days'

Why Men Shouldn’t Get “Extra Credit” for Taking Care of Their Kids

by The Atlantic

When my son was born, I stayed at home. And for most of our relationship, my wife made more money than me. (Can't make... Read More

Charity Grace and Joshua, 2.

Marvin Winans Refuses to Bless Children of Single Moms

by #teamEBONY

Charity Grace lives on the east side of the city with her 2-year-old son, Joshua. The two recently started to attend Perfecting Church under... Read More

[MODERN MOM]
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 carpet. I am a... Read More

The Single Mother, Mythical Father Effect

The Single Mother, Mythical Father Effect

by Sharda Sekaran

I have a strange early memory from childhood. My mother handed me a telephone and told me my dead father was on the line.... Read More

[INTERVIEW]
Christina Milian Talks Mommy Life

[INTERVIEW]
Christina Milian Talks Mommy Life

by Audrey Griffin

Christina Milian is a single mom who wears many hats.  A recording artist, working on her next album and just signed with YMCMB, she... Read More

Unmarried Fathers Who Flee Examined

Unmarried Fathers Who Flee Examined

by #teamEBONY

While the New York Times recently ran a piece focused on the economic disaster single mothers occasionally face, University of Massachusetts professor Nancy Folbre... Read More

[PHOTOS] REAL MOTHERS AND SONS: AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

[PHOTOS] REAL MOTHERS AND SONS: AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

by #teamEBONY

To celebrate the lives of mothers who have given their all and are doing the work of raising young Black men, here are nine... Read More

More Unwed Mothers Under 30

More Unwed Mothers Under 30

by #teamEBONY

There was a time when getting married and then having children was not only expected, but the national norm. A new study by Child... Read More