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Out of Context. Out of Mind.

Out of Context. Out of Mind.

Ever experienced the moment when you recognize a white acquaintance/classmate/coworker in a room/street/meeting, head over to greet them, only to have them reach their hand …

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Are Black Folks and Dogs Still at Odds?

Are Black Folks and Dogs Still at Odds?

I remember the moment clearly. I was sitting in our Norfolk, Virginia condo watching Saturday morning cartoons waiting for my mom to return from her …

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The Help: Labor Day and Domestic Workers

The Help: Labor Day and Domestic Workers

Amidst all the barbecues and family gatherings yesterday we recognized a very important moment in American history, the labor movement. I can admit, I too …

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Monday Open Thread: No Sex in Togo

Monday Open Thread: No Sex in Togo

Well lock up the goodies and throw away the key! Women in Togo are taking abstinence to a whole new level.
With encouragement of a Togo …

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Get out of my uterus!

Get out of my uterus!


This may come as a surprise to many but yes, it is true, sometimes young, unmarried women use condoms and birth control when they …

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Zoe Saldana Set to Play Nina Simone in Biopic. Come Again…

Zoe Saldana Set to Play Nina Simone in Biopic. Come Again…

I really don’t have an issue with Zoe Saldana.
This post is not about throwing shade or sipping on that “haterade.” She’s a perfectly fine actress, …

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