Dear White Women, F#*K You and Your #DayWithoutAWoman

Shemeka Michelle Mature Conversations, Personal Empowerment, Racism, Shemeka Michelle, Society, Women

Dear White Women, You are so fucking insecure! That was the first thought that came to my head when I heard about a #DayWithoutAWoman. My second thought was “What do White women in America have to complain about?” You yell about pay inequality, but I’ve yet to hear you complain about the fact that on average, your income is higher …

HairTalk: Length Retention

NGB Guest Beauty, Grooming, Guest Blogger, Jamakah Webb, Natural Hair, NG Contributor, Women

NGSC:  Jamakah Webb With the approximate 6 inches of hair we grow each year, protecting it from damage in order to retain length is inevitable. Our love of sleek and silky styles, ombré color, and spiky updo’s makes it hard to hold onto the incoming six. We dread the oh-so-important trims in fear of losing length. Truthfully those inches will …

Black Women Are Taught Not to Need a Man

Christina Clark Chris Clark, Christina Clark, Christina Hope Boyd, Crx Clark, Family, Marriage, Mature Conversations, Men, NG Contributor, Relationships, Society, Women

~Crx Clark I saw a post on Facebook stating “White women are taught how to keep a man, but Black women are taught to not need a man.” I gasped for air when I read this, but why? Shemeka Michelle has already done a vlog on this matter. I see meme after meme celebrating the happiness of lonely women almost …

Gays Are the New Bullies! Ask Kim Burrell

Shemeka Michelle Mature Conversations, Religion, Shemeka Michelle, Society

~Shemeka Michelle There’s a portion of a sermon that was recently preached by Kim Burrell, a popular celebrity preacher, making its way across the internet. Where I’m from, the church would’ve been filled with “Amen” and “Go ‘head on” as can be heard in the recording. Others would’ve gone on to declare that Kim Burrell walked the dog! That’s popular …