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2k15 Countdown (12 days): Something New

This year I decided to start something that had been on my heart, but I was waiting for someone else to take the initiative to do it. 146 more words

Faith And Inspiration

When Dating a Black Woman: Remember You're Dating a Black Woman

We met up and sat at the bar, sharing a basket of fries.

He said, “I know that there are still race issues, you know, but things have gotten significantly better now. 360 more words


Empowering Your Kids to Stay Safe Without Resorting to Body Shaming

I am struggling right now to be a respectable feminist mother. I am raising an almost teenage daughter. It seems like my easy-going, rule-following girl has suddenly become a young lady with very strong beliefs and emotions. 1,326 more words


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Queer of Gender: Does My Black Life Matter?

TRIGGER WARNING: police violence and murder of black people, transphobia, transmisogyny

This is a powerful piece!

Check out the blog as well–here’s their about page: 177 more words


What's Up With That?

I’ve volunteered at my local women’s shelter and rape crisis centre for the last 2 years and what I’ve observed as a WOC is that very few WOC volunteer with us or use our resource. 464 more words


Ava DuVernay Nominated for Best Director Golden Globe; First Woman of Colour in History of Awards; Hey y'all, it's 2014!!

It’s been quiet here for too long. I’m back to this blog now, I swear. Hurray.

ANYWAYS, the Golden Globe nods for 2014 have blown my mind right open. 400 more words