Good Night MyBrownBaby: Faith Ringgold’s “Tar Beach” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our third Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video me reading an all-time favorite, Faith Ringgold's "Tar Beach."
President Obama Told Sasha and Malia We Gone Be Alright, But We’re Not
President Obama told Sasha and Malia the country will be ok with the new leader and an all-Republican Congress. Maybe for The Obamas. But not for us.
Good Night MyBrownBaby: “Peeny Butter Fudge” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our second Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video of our "Peeny Butter Fudge," reading with Tracey Michae'l Lewis-Giggetts.
Video of NC Officer Body Slamming a Female Student Should Make You RAGE
An officer body slamming a female student should make us angry. So should administrators that let police officers patrol our children's schools.
Janet Jackson and Her New Baby: Nevermind Her Age—Congrats, Girl!
Janet Jackson had a baby. Can we stop harping on her age and wish our girl and her new pleasure principle the best of luck?
Good Night MyBrownBaby: Precious and the Boo Hag (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our first Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video of our "Precious and the Boo Hag," reading.
We The People: Peep the Black Girl Magic In this Powerful Teen Girls Poem
When four Black teen girls get together to write a slam poem about race, transracial adoption, single parent families and skin color, it's Black Girl Magic.
Body Acceptance: A History Of The Woman Before You
A mom takes a journey to her body's past, paving the way for body acceptance—and loving herself from head to toe, unconditionally.
Feminist Fathers: A Dad Makes The Case For Why Fathers Should Be Feminists
When his baby girl was born, this father checked his privilege and embraced this simple concept: feminist fathers make the world safer for their daughters.
Watch Amazon Prime’s “The Snowy Day,” With Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett and Regina King
Peter, the hero of our favorite Black children's book, "The Snowy Day," gets his own Christmas story in a new animated feature on Amazon Prime.
Musical Healing: The MyBrownBaby Blackety-Black Spotify Playlist
It’s quite simple, really: music heals. And right about now, we need some healing. When I’m in that kind of space, when self-care is paramount...
When The Challenges Are Stacked: Raising My Black Daughter With Special Needs
There is joy in parenting black children with special needs. But what happens when you have to educate her and everyone else about the double social stigma?