Nina Simone

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

Nina Simone On Blackness, Plus: A Black Teen Chess Master, Single Mom Stereotypes & Other Links

Actually, I adore Zoe Saldana. I think she’s beautiful. And a fine actress with heart and mettle and a kick-assness about her. I think I’ve...

– Nov 2, 2012

Me’Shell NdegeOchello’s “To Be Young, Gifted and Black”: Listen and LOVE

I’m a Me’shell NdegeOcello stan from way back—I’m talking 1993, when she was snatching boyfriends and digging folk like an old soul record on her...

– Aug 29, 2012