Mom To Send Adopted Daughter To College 18 Years After Finding Her On A Doorstep

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18 year ago, Janessa Gibbs was abandoned on the doorstep of a doctor’s office. Continue »

“My Mother Could Be A Monster” Nina Simone’s Daughter Tells The Truth About Her Mother

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During her life, Nina Simone was no stranger to controversy. Continue »

About That Korean Hair Meme: Why We Should Really Be Thanking Some Sistas For Their Weaves

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I’ve seen this meme before. Continue »

Did Netflix Really Pull The Plug On ‘Orange Is The New Black?’

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Last week, a terrible rumor about Netflix cancelling “Orange Is The New Black” began to gain traction. Continue »

HIV Virus Returns In Baby Thought To Be Cured

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A toddler thought to have been cured of HIV now has detectable levels of the virus in her blood, the child’s doctors and U.S. health officials said on Thursday. Continue »

Nick Cannon Says He’s In Richard Pryor Training [Video]

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News broke of Nick Cannon potentially playing the late, great Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic, but much of the details remain unclear about the film. Continue »

Laverne Cox Snags Role In Bravo Series “Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce”

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Great news for “Orange Is The New Black” fans who have already binge watched their way through season two. Continue »

Feeling Some Type Of Way: ATL Rapper Rich Homie Quan Slaps Fan During Concert

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Rich Homie Quan literally took matters into his own hands over the weekend when he put the pimp slap to a fan during one of his concerts. Continue »

Can’t Knock The Hustle: Why I Believe A Relationship Will Get In The Way Of My Career Ambitions

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I hustle hard. As cliché (and almost corny) as it sounds, I thrive off of working hard and coming up with new ideas to put into action. Continue »

New Study Proves What We Already Knew: Most Plus Size Clothing Is Horrible

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Of course now that I have lost a couple of inches in the waist – from a size 14/16 to a size 10 Continue »

Should You Have To Sign A Contract Of Consent Before Sex?

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A new bill working its way through the California legislation will likely revolutionize the way college campuses and students consent to sexual activity. Continue »

Bump Some Bedrest: Woman Completes 800 Meter Run While 34 Weeks Pregnant

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At eight months pregnant most women don’t want to stand for longer than ten minutes, let alone compete in a race. Continue »

Fellas: 12 Reasons Why A Women Would Rather Remain Single Than Date You

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One of the more reoccurring relationship questions black men, in particular, ask– or the one I see most online–are around why a woman doesn’t want them. Continue »

How Is Floyd Mayweather Of All People Judging A Woman By Her Attire?

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You know, I used to get mad whenever celebrities didn’t speak on topical, but very important issues. Continue »

Things They Don’t Tell You: Jacob The Jeweler Implicated In Mining Scandal Swaziland

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It appears that everybody’s favorite gaudy jewelry maker is in hot water again – this time internationally on allegations of some shady business dealings in Swaziland, which is the last remaining monarch in Africa. Continue »

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