"We are now in the middle of a perfect storm for mainstream acceptance."
'And, When You Want Something, All The Universe Conspires In Helping You To Achieve It' -- Paul Coelho, The Alchemist
I'm currently undergoing a very important transition in my life. In about two weeks I will be moving back to New York. This
The Art of Being Alive Series: Color Blind Millennials in the Era of Black Lives Matter by Latasha Kinnard
In the past 12 months my brother has been harassed by police twice. Once with a gun pointed directly at his chest. He wonders why the color of his skin makes him a target when all he wants to do is play ball in his neighborhood.
All were willing to step up to make a difference, to lead when it could be dangerous, and to let their lives be shining examples for others. We should remember them when we face stormy and cloudy weather in our national life and become bright rainbows of hope like them.
Through daily moral consciousness we must all counter the proliferating voices of racial and ethnic and religious division that are regaining too much respectability over the land.
In a season focused on gratitude, 17-year-old Monica Chica has an attitude about choosing to be grateful that's wise far beyond her years: "The most important lesson I learned is that being happy is not about having with you what you loved in the past, but learning to love what you have in the present."
With all due respect, this positive progress report on Women in Comedy is a tribute to Joan Rivers. She persevered to pave the path for generations of funny women. Rivers auditioned seven times over three years, before making her Tonight Show debut in 1965.
How should I or anyone else familiar with the stated mandate of the NAACP Image Awards look upon these 4 nominations for Robin Thicke, all directly connected to the song, Blurred Lines?
Style in the Wild: Interview with Carol Daughter's Founder, Lisa Price
BlackVoices First Step Series