Domestic violence has increased since we've been ordered to shelter in place due to COVID-19. Maribel Martinez-Gunter shares how safety planning can help.

January 4, 2020

Faith Rodgers, one of the women who dated and escaped singer R. Kelly's trenches, spoke about the way Black women defend Black men at all costs.

November 16, 2019

Robyn Crawford said she sought to humanize Whitney Houston in her book "A Song For You." Not only did she do that, she imparted some life lessons for us all.

On Diddy's posts about his relationship with Kim Porter, people are saying he should have married her. My question is for what, exactly?

A lot of people applauded Dr. Angelou chastising a young Black woman for calling her by her first name. But they didn't talk about her apologizing later.

January 12, 2019

With his admitted infidelity scandal, John Gray, according to TD Jakes, is learning to be a man. Maybe now he'll talk to the men in church instead of women.

July 21, 2018

When cool and toxic masculinity are so intrinsically linked, it's better to commit to a man who society might regard as "corny."

June 26, 2018

Serita, the subject of our last two stories, shared that she and her daughter were living in a shelter. We've created a fundraiser to help.

February 19, 2018

It would be hard to miss the enormous role Black women play in "Black Panther." Here are the reasons why they shine the way they do.

January 27, 2018

The stories of Tracee Ellis Ross asking for more money and Mo'Nique doing the same happened a single day apart. But the reactions were vastly different.

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