black fatherhood

It’s the Remix! Daddy-Daughter Duo Releases Back-to-School Video

September brings the first day of classes for millions of students across the nation. To help set the tone for the new school year, we are reposting this inspirational Septemeber 2017 article.

Rodney King's Daughter Launches 'I Am a King' Scholarship

Rodney King’s Daughter Launches ‘I Am a King’ Scholarship

The first awards will be given on Father’s Day, the day King died and the due date of Lora’s first son.

Fatherhood and the Self-Image

For most of my life, I have kept to myself. While many of my friends…

Top 5 Black TV Dads of All Time [PHOTOS]

Black fathers are a beautiful thing. Much more than the “bonus parent” or missing-in-action invisible…

Laughter Keeps ‘The Struggle’ in Check

I was with a friend of mine when his wife called to tell him that…

R.I.P., James Avery. And Uncle Phil.

Rest in Peace, Uncle Phil

When you're missing someone, it's commonplace to look for anything to fill that void. So…

‘Bet on Black’ Challenges Stereotypes of Black Fatherhood

Bet on Black: Anthology Celebrates Black Women and Their Dads

Between the oft cited statistic that shows two out of three Black children living apart…

Women Writers Celebrate African-American Fatherhood In Unique Essay Anthology

Since President Barack Obama’s election as the first African-American president of the United States in…

Father-In-Chief

At Hyde Park Career Academy on Chicago’s South Side, dozens of young people wearing tidy…

A Daddy Deals with His Daughter’s Self-Esteem

The magnitude of my arrogance before I became a parent was staggering. (My wife is…