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Black Excellence Evolving: 9 Black Millennials Who Are Ready For Higher Education

These proud black millennials have discovered how to celebrate their excellence by infusing pride and culture into their academic achievements. Read...
Jagger Blaec    |   05.5.17   |   SHARE
The crack of the whip on flesh is a sound I won’t easily forget. (image courtesy of the author)
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I Attended A Whipping Ceremony In Ethiopia

I walked with my husband and our guide into the whipping ceremony. I knew what I was about to see, but I was woefully unprepared for how I would feel. Read...
Brittany L. Stalsburg    |   05.4.17   |   SHARE
We are acutely aware of our vulnerability.
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The Reality That All Women Experience That Men Don't Know About

Men — here's your chance to listen to what women deal with since a too-young age. So: Just. Listen. Read...
Gretchen Kelly of The Good Men Project    |   04.28.17   |   SHARE
Yes, it’s an honor to be part of the bride-tribe. But for some, it can be an impossible ask.
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Can You Say No To Being A Bridesmaid? Yes, Here's How

The exact way to decline a bridesmaid invite and avoid the bride’s hate. Read...
Monique Bowley of Mamamia    |   04.26.17   |   SHARE
We know what we want, and we aren’t afraid to take it
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The Sex Playlist Every Strong-Ass Woman Needs In Her Life

Every strong woman needs a playlist to play while having sex. She needs a compilation of her empowering badassery to put her in the mood and keep her Read...
Gigi Engle    |   04.25.17   |   SHARE
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How To Be A Unicorn: A Review Of "Gracious" By Kelly Williams Brown

I’m polite — I say please and thank you when I should — but I don’t go above and beyond. It was actually something I wanted to specifically work on Read...
Alicia Thompson    |   04.24.17   |   SHARE
Marnie is not responsible for Desi’s choices or his addiction just like no one is real life causes anyone else to be an addict. (Image: YouTube/ HBO)
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How "Girls" Depicts Addiction Is Problematic 

While Girls has portrayed important social issues before in a sensitive manner, like Adam’s sister’s arc about postpartum depression, the show Read...
Jen Simon    |   04.14.17   |   SHARE
Tracey is allowed the space to make dumb mistakes. (Image: YouTube/ E4)
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"Chewing Gum" Matters, And Here's Why

From the stunningly brilliant mind of Michaela Coel, Chewing Gum follows the cringe-worthy hijinks of Tracey — a spirited, sheltered young woman Read...
Shannon Miller    |   04.13.17   |   SHARE