Kordale and Kaleb: A Portrait of the Modern Black Family? — Whispers of a Womanist (a repost)

Black couple Kordale and Kaleb made headlines a few years back when images of them combing their daughter’s hair went viral. The image seemingly resonated most profoundly with black women proving nostalgic in mirroring a shared experience—having our hair combed and braided by a loved one. Thus, most black women probably viewed the images as […] […]

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From Black Boy With Love

The following is an excerpt of New Children’s Book Teaches Black Boys to Treat Black Girls With Respect written by Zahara Hill for Black Voices: Artist Lawrence Lindell wanted black girls to know they have much more value than a lack of media visibility and derisive comments from peers may lead them to believe. “We […]

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You Down With BBP?

I know I promised to give you more Black Every Friday posts, you know, like old times. And I have really been slacking! I know of too many dope Black things to not be on my sh- Anywho, it’s been just over a year since I met two of the sisters from Black Balance Podcast, […]

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If I kill a cop (a repost)

If I kill a cop it will be because “I feared for my life”: because I saw a gun, because I thought I saw a gun, because he was reaching for a gun that I never saw and was never there, because he was approaching me, because I heard a sound. Or, more likely, because […] […]

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