Category: Black Women

Charles Dixon: How the Sneaky Friend Ruins Relationships

Charles Dixon: How the Sneaky Friend Ruins Relationships
By Charles Dixon  One of the most dangerous threats in the jungle of love today is the FRIEND. The friend, who used to be referred to as “that’s my home girl/my dude, we got history, we go way back and so on,” has taken on an entirely new meaning. The term is used so loosely... Read more »

Dear Black Man: I Am Not Your Enemy

Dear Black Man: I Am Not Your Enemy
By Shemeka Michelle Black women are angry, have bad attitudes, and are hard to deal with. That seems to be the tune that so many Black men sing. I often make such an absolute post on social media like the leading statement, in an effort to look into the minds of people. While there are... Read more »

The Black Women’s Expo: 3 SEMINARS for SINGLE WOMEN

DATE LIKE A MILLENNIAL
By Zondra Hughes, creator, Six Brown Chicks  Ladies, if you are tired of the warm heart/cold bed syndrome, THESE are the Black Women’s Expo seminars that you CANNOT MISS. The Black Women’s Expo takes place at McCormick Place North Building – Hall C1, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60616, from Friday, April 6th-Sunday... Read more »
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Call for Speakers: 6 Black Men Relationship Panel

Call for Speakers: 6 Black Men Relationship Panel
Ladies and gents, we’re looking for a few good men to join us for our 7th Annual He Says/She Says relationship panel. If you know of a great guy who loves Black women and is not afraid to tell his truth in an audience filled with Black women, nominate him (or yourself). Apply today: http://bit.ly/6BlackMen18... Read more »

5 Things Black Men Must Do to Get Ahead Now

5 Things Black Men Must Do to Get Ahead Now
By Nakita Nicci Thеrе’ѕ a popular ѕhоw оn Starz еntіtlеd “Power”. This television program is so engaging, millions of viewers tune in on telephone apps and on demand features to catch a sneak peek of the episode the night before it actually airs. In thіѕ ѕhоw, a club owner and drug lord Ghost is facing... Read more »

Black Women's Expo: 8 Black Men Talk About Love

CHENIER: Pastor and author.
This is our sixth year at the Black Women’s Expo, and ladies, we have a HUGE surprise for you: Eight Black men will take the stage to tell their truths about love, sex, and relationships.  Join us at the Black Women’s Expo on Saturday, April 8th. Bring your love questions, share your opinions on the open... Read more »
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Travel Diary: Dreaming While Black

My inner rainbow awakens
By A Comeaux I attended the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival at Walt Disney World over the weekend, and sisters, let me explain the magic-and why it’s so necessary for you to get you some of it! Dreaming while Black: If ever there was an experience of overwhelming euphoria, this weekend with Disney was the... Read more »

African American Women and Bone Marrow Disease

African American Women and Bone Marrow Disease
  How many of us wake up each day fully healthy with no medical worries? If there are worries, wouldn’t you want someone to help if they could? In honor of women’s history month, we wanted to shed light on an illness that affects many, especially African American women. Bone marrow is considered the flexible... Read more »

Empowering Girls with Hidden Figures

Empowering Girls with Hidden Figures
Now this is a great kick off to Black History Month! Over the weekend, the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant kicked off Black History Month 2017 with a free screening of the movie “Hidden Figures” for more than 200 girls in the Greater Jackson area. The event was in partnership with the Central Mississippi Chapter... Read more »
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Relana's Story: Evicted from My Childhood Home

Relana's Story: Evicted from My Childhood Home
Yesterday was a bittersweet day. That time last year, just two days shy of my birthday, I was lying cozy in my childhood home when I was awakened by multiple uninvited, loud, aggressive voices. It was the sheriffs coming to escort my dad and I out of the home he owned for 41 years. Our... Read more »