D’Angelo on Saturday Night Live: a Celebration of Artistry and the Importance of Black Lives (VIDEO)

Watch D'Angelo on "Saturday Night Live." He'll make you believe in music again.

– Feb 2, 2015

MyBrownBaby Fresh Links: Marshawn Lynch, Magical Childhoods & the ‘Friendship Nine’

MyBrownBaby Fresh Links = interesting stuff I found on the internet this week, including stories about Marshawn Lynch, the 'Friendship Nine,' and little Aiyana Jones.

– Jan 30, 2015

Hip Hop Heart: J. Cole Will Let Single Mothers Live at 2014 Forest Hills Drive

Sensitive to the dilemma single moms face when it comes to housing their families, J. Cole plans to donate his childhood home to mothers in need.

– Jan 29, 2015

Full Circle: The Connection Between ‘With This Ring’ and Ernie Banks

When the "With This Ring" premiere trended on Twitter this weekend, the road God planned for me long ago became abundantly clear.

– Jan 26, 2015

Hope. Or When History Stops Repeating Itself.

If hope fueled the courage of our forebears in Selma, surely it can fuel the courage we need to fix Ferguson and make the world a better place for our kids.

Beauty In the Bad: the Hard Knock Life Of a Child Raised In the City

A beautifully told tale of the hard life one teen faced in Newark after the death of her beloved grandfather—and the hopelessness she feels for the city in which she was raised.

– Jan 12, 2015

A Word About That Malia Obama Selfie

When it comes to that Malia Obama selfie, America needs to get itself some chill.

– Jan 8, 2015

When It Comes to Annie in Target, It’s a Hard-Knock Life (For Black Girls)

The display of a white Annie in Target makes a mom of Black girls ponder her child's invisibility in retail stores and pop culture.

– Dec 30, 2014

The MyBrownBaby Year In Review: Top Blog Posts

Though some people were quite vocal about their hate for Facebook’s “Year In Review” app, I appreciated it for reminding me to look back at...

– Dec 29, 2014

The Problem With Black Pete: the Dutch Christmas Tradition Is Fueled By Racist Antics

The obsession with Black Pete in the Netherlands is offensive—and it's time Blacks here in America raise our voices to help put an end to the tradition.

– Dec 23, 2014