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(ReBlog) The Difference Between 'Checking Your Privilege' & 'Apologizing For Your Privilege'

There is so much talk about this privilege thing. Privilege this, and privilege that. There are tons of debates about whether or not privilege even exists, and if it  1,746 more words

Race, Gender & Politics

(ReBlog) What Bill Cosby Helped Reveal About Black Women, Male Privilege & The Nature of Sexual Assault in 2015

So, is this the state of Black women in this country today? A state in which, Black women will openly and audaciously dare to challenge the truth of another woman, in support of a man? 1,222 more words

Race, Gender & Politics

(ReBlog) Where Are All of The Black Women In LA?! And Why Won't They Be My Friend?!

I have been living in Los Angeles for a month and a half now and so far, I have yet to make one Black female friend! 877 more words

Race, Gender & Politics

(ReBlog) Honoring Dr. King's True Legacy

Throughout my tenure as a student in the American education system, I have always been taught that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was in all senses of the word, a pacifist. 709 more words

Race, Gender & Politics

(ReBlog) Confessions: My Truth of Pregnancy, Miscarriage & Motherhood

I have some enormous truths to share, dispel and make peace with. It takes all the courage, faith and comfort I have to write what needs to be spoken out loud into the world. 1,953 more words

Health & Healing

(ReBlog) An Open Letter Of Gratitude To #IAmJada

So, I’m more than a little bit late with the #IAmJada campaign, and its inherent and disgustingly ignorant, backlash. Nonetheless, now that I am all caught up, I’d like to add some significant words of love, beauty, profound understanding, outstanding respect and gratitude to Jada and her truth. 2,110 more words

Health & Healing