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4 Benefits of Dating An Alpha Woman

Today’s generation of Black women are much different from our grandparents’ generation. Most Black families…

#ShootYourShot: A Lesson from Woman’s Uber Driver Dalliance

So the Internet is blowing up about a story that Kelli Amirah, a 19-year-old college…

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Why You Shouldn’t Allow Gender Roles to Define Your Relationship

I am firmly aware of some folks’ positions when it comes to gender roles in relationships — especially…

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Man, Listen: RyanCoogler, Michael B. Jordan and “Looking Gay”

I wasn’t the least bit surprised to see the recent orgy of idiocy and overreaction…

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TODAY:Twitter Chat on Emotional Justice and ‘Toxic Masculinity’

Today we conclude part 3 of our ‘emotional justice’ conversation, inspired by the rift between…

‘I Am a Brown Boi’

I’ve always been a gentleman. Chivalry, leadership, and a strong sense of duty were at…

Why Don’t We Teach Boys to Care for Babies?

I've never been comfortable with babies. I don't dislike them or anything—I even enjoy making…

[COLUMN] The Lovers Rocque:Should a Man Always Lead the Household?

The Mrs. and I were recently part of a panel discussion about the state of…

Women as Breadwinners?Nothing New for Black Folks

A recent Time headline proclaimed that women were “The Richer Sex,” set to overtake men in…