Are We #TeamTooMuch or is Dove Really Trying to Disrespect Black Women?

Executives with Dove cosmetics are apologizing after a three-second GIF caused a social media uproar!  The ad featured a black woman, a white woman and a woman who appears to be Latina.  The world wide web is crying foul because the ad transitions from the black woman removing her shirt to reveal a white woman, and then the white woman removing her shirt to reveal … Continue reading Are We #TeamTooMuch or is Dove Really Trying to Disrespect Black Women?

5 Things I learned About Global Race Relations While Traveling Through Europe

After being accepted for an exchange program, I found myself in an all-too-familiar situation – I was the only black person among a group of professionals.  Being the only black person in the room, is never a big deal to me; it comes with the territory – I live in America. As I traveled through Europe with a group of white colleagues, I started to … Continue reading 5 Things I learned About Global Race Relations While Traveling Through Europe

Serena Williams is a Mommy!

Congratulations to tennis powerhouse Serena Williams!  A source has confirmed that Serena gave birth to a baby girl at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL on Friday.  This is the first child for Serena and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian – the two got engaged last December. Back in April Serena reveled her pregnancy in an “accidental” Snapcat.  In August the tennis … Continue reading Serena Williams is a Mommy!