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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.