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The Cowardly Black Folk!!

              So lately I’ve been trying to convince my better half to move to a different part of town.  When I say move I don’t mean right now but in the next 2 to 4 years.   707 more words

African American

Getting You Ready For The James Brown Movie...

Godfather of Soul–James Brown 1933-2006

Alright Funksters. The new James Brown Movie, Get on up, is coming out on August 1st, and I’m getting you ready for that. 25 more words

Black Culture

Black Men: What Will It Take To Make You STAND UP?

Forgive me, but many people think that Black men haven’t stood up for anything since the days of the Black Panthers.

And come to think of it, I’m not really sure I can disagree with that. 711 more words

Black Culture

My Family

I still haven’t built up the courage to tell my family that I’m gay. I’ll explain why below, but first I’ll give you some background on my family; it consists of me, my older brother, mother, and father. 1,063 more words

Gay

An Inside Look at US vs THEM: within the black community

There has a been an on-going fight within the black community between the Blacks and the N****rs.  It is no secret that there are African-Americans who embrace the N-word on a variety of different levels for a dizzying array of reasons.   587 more words

Opinion

Mother Who Are You Prepping Your Daughter For?

When you allow someone to treat you with no respect you are giving the okay for them to hurt you.

After having a much needed discussion with a friend I was reminded just how much as women most of us look to our mothers for love and relationship advice. 529 more words