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The Media’s Gabby Douglas Problem

Reports of Black women hating on Gabby Douglas’s hair have been greatly exaggerated. Articles claiming that…

Being ‘the Black Guy’

I guess it’s always been this way, but over the last few years I’ve really begun…

KNOW OUR HERITAGE: Teaching Children About Cultural Traditions

Several years ago I asked a friend, “What are you going to teach your children…

[COLUMN] Do Better, Be Better: Shake that Class, Girl

A few days ago my very voluptuous younger cousin posted a picture on Facebook that…

Women and Sex:Damned If You Do, Dammed If You Don’t?

I’m not the biggest sports fan, but dating my first true sport’s fanatic is learning…

Zoe Saldana: “There’s Just Not Enough Diversity on Magazine Covers”

She’s the female star of the highest grossing movie of all time (James Cameron’s “Avatar”),…

Senate to Consider the “End Racial Profiling Act”

This week’s Senate hearing on racial profiling was the first of the post 9/11 era. …

Jeremy Lin: Over-Coverage is all About Race

I’m all about this Jeremy Lin story. I’m an NBA die-hard and I love what’s…