Introducing Jasmine Banks, MyBrownBaby’s New Managing Editor

Jasmine Banks, veteran blogger and writer, will steer the day-to-day operations of

– Aug 16, 2016

The Evolution of MyBrownBaby: Let’s Do This, 2015

“Part of being a revolutionary is creating a vision that is more humane. That is more fun, too. That is more loving. It’s really working...

– Jan 1, 2015

This Is 45—And Other Happy Birthday Musings

I've never felt stronger, wiser, more confident, beautiful, sexy or smarter than on this day.

– Oct 21, 2013

A Black Boy’s Haircut Inspires Natural Hair Hate—And Encourages A Mom To Pen An Uplifting Book

By AMA KARIKARI No, I was not hallucinating at the time God gave me the story. I was a heart-broken mother struggling to teach her...

– Oct 3, 2013

Happy 5th Anniversary, MyBrownBaby! Celebrate With A FREE Copy Of ‘The Best of MyBrownBaby!’

Cue the confetti! Toss up the glitter! Turn my music up high! Today, we’re celebrating MyBrownBaby’s fifth anniversary—five years of delicious, insightful, smart, funny, irreverent...

– Oct 1, 2013

Locs of Love: Black Women Uplift Girl Barred From Tulsa School For Wearing Natural Hair

It was a simple call. Drexel University Professor Dr. Yaba Blay, an outspoken advocate who uses her platform to break down the binds of colorism...

– Sep 9, 2013

Tulsa School Sends Girl Home Because Her Natural Hair Is “Faddish” and “Unpresentable”

I swear to Sweet Baby Jesus in the Manger, after that whole Sheryl Underwood “afros are nasty” debacle earlier this week,  the absolute last thing...

– Sep 5, 2013

Welcome To the All-New MyBrownBaby: Flyer & Fresher Than Your Average

Yaaaas, babies—I’mma be fresh as hell if the feds watchin’! Welcome to the flyer, doper, all new, the parenting website dedicated to those who...

– Aug 12, 2013

Cleveland Texas Gang Rape UPDATE: Man Convicted In 11-Year-Old’s Assault Has Been Caught!

UPDATE: Eric McGowen, the man convicted and sentenced to 99 years in prison for his role in the repeated gang rape of an 11-year-old Cleveland,...

– Sep 11, 2012

Gang Rape Of 11-Year-Old Cleveland, Texas Girl Goes To Trial: An Update

Two years after 20 men and boys were charged in the repeated gang rape of an 11-year-old girl in Cleveland, Texas, the child, whom we...

– Aug 30, 2012