I’m sure we’re all familiar with the term, "don’t forget where you come from” or my personal favorite, “you’ve made your bed so now you have to lay in it”. These terms are usually geared towards someone who has betrayed someone or a group of people by totally disregarding those who once supported them. Black… Continue reading Are We Too Unforgiving of Black Women Who Use Their Public Platforms ‘Unwisely’?
A Black Dallas traffic reporter, Demetria Obilor, faces criticism by a Channel 8 viewer over her curvy figure.
Have you seen this meme? Speaks volumes, yes? Another tough day for Black women in sports. Yesterday, Jemele Hill was suspended from her flagship broadcast, Sportscenter, on ESPN for what they have cited as a breach of their social media policies. Hill took to Twitter on the heels of Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas… Continue reading What a Surprise: Jemele Hill Receives 2 Week Suspension from ESPN
What can we learn from Dove's controversial ad depicting women of color as unclean?