Dearest, ‘Detroit’ the Movie Ain’t For Us: Dodging Black Trauma

Here's what we don't need our kids to see: Detroit, a movie that fetishizes the brutalization of Black boys , sans context or care for the pain it causes.

– Aug 9, 2017

‘My Brown Baby,’ My New Black Parenting Book, Is In Stores Today!

It's pub day for My Brown Baby: On the Joys and Challenges of Raising African American Children, my new parenting book. Let's celebrate!

– Mar 7, 2017

‘My Brown Baby’ & Booklist: My New Black Parenting Book Got a Dope Review!

My new Black parenting book, "My Brown Baby: On the Joys and Challenges of Raising African American Children," is about to drop. Get into it!

– Feb 10, 2017

The MyBrownBaby YOU Want: Take Our Survey

After eight years of bringing you posts that matter to Black moms, MyBrownBaby is stepping into a new chapter. Take this quick survey to help us retool.

– Nov 8, 2016

I’m Judging You: Luvvie Ajayi’s Do Better Manual Is All the Things

Luvvie Ajayi's "I'm Judging You" is in bookstores. Happy Publication Day, Booski!

– Sep 13, 2016

Live Unlimited: The MDA Summer Camp Is the Best Week Of the Year

MyBrownBaby spent a day with The MDA Summer Camp in Georgia and learned how kids with neuromuscular illnesses live without limits.

– Jul 26, 2016

Racist Selfie Mocking Black Child Makes Me Remember Why I Never Hired White Sitters

In the latest edition of “Saying Stupid Shit On Facebook Will Get You Dragged by Black Twitter, Fired From Your Job and Lead To a...

– Oct 6, 2015

Ta-Nehisi Coates new book ‘Between the World and Me’ and Other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

This week's MyBrownBaby fresh links include an excerpt of Ta-Nehisi Coates' new book, Between the World and Me, plus a new tribute album to Nina Simone.

– Jul 10, 2015

When It Comes To Female Superheroes, What’s So Super About Minimizing Black Girls?

It's great to celebrate female superheroes, but what happens when they minimize Black girls?

– Apr 27, 2015

Sibling Fighting: It’s like Mayweather v Pacquiao. Except They’re (Slightly) Smaller and More Brutal.

Sibling fighting is inevitable. But you can teach your kids how to work it out.

– Apr 22, 2015
CLOSE
CLOSE