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What is Wrong With Black People?

So a friend of mine showed me this video earlier today of this young female (according to WSHH she’s an underground rapper) but she’s speaking a lot of realness that … Continue Reading →


Would You Do Porn to Pay for Tuition?

If you haven’t heard by now, there is a college freshman at Duke who goes by the name Belle Knox. She actually does adult films to pay for school. She … Continue Reading →

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Men Don’t Know What They Have Until It’s Gone

My nightly routine consists of watching Wendy Williams at midnight when it replays on BET. I love the Hot Topics portion and tonight was no exception. One of the topics … Continue Reading →


My Quarter-life Crisis Rant

I turn 27 in two and a half weeks. I’m kind of scared. I don’t know if my life is where it should be. In one sense, I’m in school … Continue Reading →


The Tanning of the Oscars

It was refreshing to watch the 86th Annual Academy Awards. I normally don’t watch acting award shows because I’m far from a movie/TV show buff; I haven’t seen most of … Continue Reading →


Do Hair Pills = Hair Growth?

I wanted to share my experience with a popular hair growth vitamin called Biotin. For those of you who are unfamiliar with biotin, it is an enzyme that breaks down … Continue Reading →


Black Women Have the Highest College Enrollment

Great news for black women: According to data collected by the US Census, in 2011 black women surpassed all other races and genders when it comes to college enrollment rates. … Continue Reading →


Best Blow Dryer For Natural Hair

When it comes to my hair, I’m definitely lazy. I chopped all my chemically-treated hair off in August of 2012 and I’ve been #teamnatural ever since. Any one who has … Continue Reading →


Pharrell’s Album Cover Sparks Controversy

Today Pharrell released the official album cover for his second album ‘Girl,’ to the chagrin of many women. Much of #blacktwitter was in dismay at the sight of the album … Continue Reading →

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9 Things Every College Student Should Know

College is a wonderful time in your life when you make life long friendships, start to establish who you are, and evaluate what really piques your interest. My undergrad career … Continue Reading →