Friday, February 28, 2020

Tag: Black Girls

Virginia Officer Punished With ‘Remedial Training’ After...

An officer in Richmond, Va., must undergo remedial training after he was caught on video harassing and using foul language against a group of...

How School Dress Codes Unfairly Target Black...

Imagine this scenario: Your daughter plans to wear a traditional African outfit to school to celebrate Black History Month. Her planned ensemble includes an...

A Study in Blackness: What is ‘Acting...

I have been a "white girl" for 20 years. The number of times I’ve been deemed a Nabisco cookie for my keen knowledge floors me....

A Concerned Mother Asks ‘Who’s Looking Out...

Jackie Stewart sits outside the principal’s office at her daughter Mariah’s school for the fourth time since school began on August 27. It is...

7 Things Black Twitter Got Right About...

Black Twitter broke the Internet by letting the world know #HowItFeelsToBeABlackGirl. Here are seven examples: The Devaluing of Black Women and the Exaltation of White Women Feeling...

A Saddened Black Mother Unveils the True...

For most little girls, dreams of sparkling tiaras and flowing gowns will be the first aspirations to pop into their heads. Their observation of...

20 of The Most Important Lessons Black...

So many lessons, so little time. Before Black girls go out in the world, they need to know how the world will see them,...

Organization Working to Shed Light on Silent...

March 1 was the last time 8-year-old Relisha Rudd was seen, leaving a Washington, D.C., hotel with Kahlil Tatum, a 51-year-old custodian who had...

Disney Channel’s ‘Doc McStuffins’ Provides Image for...

The Disney Channel has made an inspiring effort towards minority uplift, creating an animated television series that focuses on the MD dreams of an...

Study: Exercise Benefits Black Girls Less Than...

In a dispiriting finding for African American girls and women, a new study finds that while engaging in high levels of physical activity is...

Sanaa Lathan Regrets Kobe Bryant Race Comment

Kobe Bryant divorce from his estranged wife Vanessa heated up when rumors of his cheating ways hit 105 women! Actress Sanaa Lathan inexplicably found...