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Hunger is an inescapable aspect of my Black womanhood

Black woman’s empty palm against a black background.
Black woman’s empty palm against a black background.
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The saddest Christmas ever turned me against the holiday; the hardest year ever has made me look forward to it

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I am more exhausted than I have ever been in my life

Tired South Asian mother holding her sleeping daughter.
Tired South Asian mother holding her sleeping daughter.
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Escalating reveal parties show the dangers of the social media spectacle in a highly gendered culture

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Adopting a child of color does not make adoptive parents automatically anti-racist

In this screenshot from the RNC’s livestream of the 2020 Republican National Convention, anti-abortion activist Abby Johnson addresses the virtual convention on August 25, 2020. Photo: The Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee/Getty Images


Breastfeeding is good for mom and baby but stigma and medical discrimination keep many Black women from trying

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How I protect her from Covid-19, police brutality, and sex trafficking

Black mother and daughter hug in front of a wall.
Black mother and daughter hug in front of a wall.
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From her struggle with infertility to her latest project, the actress talks about why representation will always be a priority

Gabrielle Union and Kaavia James Union Wade attend the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports at Barker Hangar on July 11, 2019 in Santa Monica, California. Photo: Rich Fury/FilmMagic


From cooking a billion dinners to homeschooling their kids, celebs share how Mother’s Day is the same yet different this year

Nicole Ari Parker, Sophie Tei Naaki Lee Kodjoe, Boris Kodjoe, and Nicolas Neruda Kodjoe. Photo: Donato Sardella/Getty Images

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