As black people we seek acceptance but yet we persist to tell other black people that they aren't black enough. Black people have fought for equality throughout the past centuries and decades. The world portrays our history to only consist of slavery and then gives the credit, for our past endeavours which predate slavery, to … Continue reading Am I Black Enough?
I asked many of the people that follow my blog to suggest topics they'd like me to discuss. I had quite a few suggestions but one caught my attention and caused my mind to go into overtime. Overtime proves beneficial to my creativity and detrimental to my life, typical. Paige suggested I speak on the … Continue reading Our Black Children
I love my friends. Honestly. So diverse. The different conversations. My friend, James, was the inspiration for this post, as he bought up some topics which stirred up a lot of passion for the both of us. It first started after we began conversing about the controversy surrounding Nicki Minaj and her recent rant regarding … Continue reading The Black Card?!?
I recently had a discussion with a group of friends regarding interracial relationships. At first I mistook their disgust as ignorance. I personally see nothing wrong with interracial couples and jumped to their defence. Everyone has preferences and I feel as though I am in no place to pass judgement but as the conversation continued … Continue reading Discriminating Against Your Own Race