26 Things to Learn: Black Privilege.♡

Yay! So today marks the first book I've fully read & finished in 2018. It might sound minor, but this is a major accomplishment for...
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Vogue Magazine Features the Women of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

In celebration of the magazine's 125 year anniversary, Vogue Magazine features the women of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority; the nation's first African-American sorority. ...
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What’s Next for the Obamas? Projects Include The Obama Presidential Center

The Obamas announced one of their first major projects as private citizens after leaving the White House: The Obama Presidential Center. The center will be...
UNION LEAGUE CLUB - HIDDEN FIGURES

How Race, Intent & Other #HiddenFigures Became a Cautionary Tale at...

There is a painting called Intent off the main lobby of Chicago's Union League Club, which I like a great deal. It's by Rene...

Capture Your Style Book Review

If you follow Song of Style like I do, you know her long awaited book, Capture Your Style is out and many, many, many...

Why You Should Not Leave America If Trump-Dog Billionaire Wins the...

A few days ago, I found myself in a classroom with a millennial student of intentionally ambiguous gender, who said, “If Donald Trump becomes...

An Adventure In A Caucus State

Yesterday I experienced going through a Caucus election. Now for those of you who don't understand how it works, the best thing that I...

Spring Valley High and the Criminalization of Black Youth

orginal version published at racetowealth.net on 10/28/15 Yet another video of aggressive policing has gone viral, this one capturing a white police officer grabbing a seated, black,...

Viola Davis, My Daughter, and the Opportunity Gap for Black Women

My grade school teachers often told me, “Success is where preparation meets opportunity.” Over the years, I have shared this same mantra with my...

On the 52nd Anniversary of Dr. King’s “Dream” Speech, A Nation...

Those who believe in the Law of Attraction say the more attention you give a subject, the larger it gets.  In one of his...