Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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...

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...

How Juneteenth Is Linked to July Fourth & the Tragedy at...

As I write this, the pillorying of Rachel Dolezal has been wiped from the front pages by the tragic murder of nine innocents at...

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...

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...

Movie Review: The Dark Tower

I waited until it came on TV before watching The Dark Tower. Not because I have anything against the movie. In fact, I’ve never...

Crowd enthusiastically cheer former President Obama as he leaves Martha’s Vineyard...

A crowd cheers former President Obama as he leaves the Cardboard Box Restaurant in Oak Bluffs, MA., while vacationing in Martha's Vineyard.   View this post...
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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 featured the women of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority; the nation’s first African-American sorority. ...

Ntozake Shange: A Woman’s Geography in Word & Music

I last saw Dr. Ntozake Shange on the night of her reading event which I organized, in St. Louis, at the Missouri History Museum...