Last night, the Lifetime network premiered a brand new show titled “Girlfriend Intervention”. The show features four established black women, who coach other non black women on how to be more hip,stylish and have the “confidence” of a black women. It begins with former Bad Girls Club member Tanisha Thomas declaring that “trapped inside of every white girl, is black girl waiting to bust out”….wait, … Continue reading When Will We Have Enough?
Being the avid reader that I am, I tend to read a variety of different genre’s. Some of my favorites include biography’s, history, historical fiction, poetry and naturally a number of “Black” books. But where my issue lays is the type of black books that are made available to me and the context they contain. If you walk into any book store, or book selling … Continue reading You People Don’t Read! Are Black Characters Slowly Dying Out?
As journalists are losing their jobs in record numbers because staffing jobs are becoming less and less, magazines and newspapers are making moves towards a digital future, and The New York Times, one of New York City’s oldest and most historic papers will soon follow suit. In a New York Times report published in March of this year and obtained by Buzzfeed, it gives the … Continue reading Print Journalism: Soon To Be A Thing Of The Past