black teen girls

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.

– Dec 6, 2016

Show This To Your Daughters: The Five Mentors Every Teen Girl Should Have

The five mentors every girl should have—an excerpt from Famous! How to Be the Star of Your Show: A Teen Girl’s Guide to Embracing Her Fabulous Self, by Taiia Smart Young.

– Jul 8, 2015

What’s Wrong With Letting Little Girls Play In Makeup?—and other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

A beauty blogger questions why people get mad when little girls play in makeup, a white girl finds out she's really Black, a little Black boy interviews his dad and other MBBFresh links.

– Mar 27, 2015

A Young Black Girl Chosen To Be the Subject of a Book, All Grown Up

Her story is important. It is hers, and she owned it proudly.

– May 23, 2014

Return Of the Gentleman: What Black Boys Could Stand To Learn From Their Elders—For Our Girls’ Sake

I mean, I get it: he is my father and so Daddy is going to be an absolute gentleman to his little girl—make me feel...

– Jul 2, 2013