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

Black Children and STEM Education: The Science of Becoming a Groundbreaker

When it comes to Black children and STEM education, Dr. Edith Davis is the perfect role model.

– Feb 3, 2015

K. Michelle & Plastic Surgery: She Can Keep Her Message For Young Girls To Herself

The reality show star's plastic surgery advice to be "happy" with artificial body changes is the last message I want for my daughters.

– Nov 6, 2014

Born to Wash Cars: The Journey to Uncovering You and Your Child’s Purpose

Giving your child the gift of discovering what she was "born" to do.

Dear Vogue, et. al.: Can We Get Off My Booty Please?

On a macro level, Vogue's choice to objectify women like some sweaty construction worker on a busy city street at lunch hour is disgusting. On a personal level, it’s a trigger.

– Sep 12, 2014

Teen Tennis Star Taylor Townsend Is Beautiful Just the Way She is, Even If She Doesn’t Fit Into a Pop Cultural Lens

Pro tennis player Taylor Townsend is never going to be white girl skinny. And the media needs to get on board with that.

– Jun 3, 2014

#BringBackOurGirls: My Heartbreak Over Stolen Daughters

I pray for each of our Nigerian daughters by name and hold them in my heart. We all should. Say their names when you do.

– May 8, 2014
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