Amplifying Black Voices

Celebrity

10 Of Dwyane Wade & Gabrielle Union’s Best Quotes About Raising Their LGBTQ+ Child

by Alexia McKay

The NBA star and actress are proud, supportive parents to their 14-year-old transgender daughter Zaya.

Books

Exclusive: Teen Artist Tyler Gordon Reveals The “Ultimate Hero” He Wants To Paint

by Alexia McKay

His first photo book, WE CAN: Portraits of Power, hits shelves this fall.

Raising Anti-Racist Kids

How to Talk to Your Kids About Police Killings

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

This past few weeks has been wrought with the type of pain that sits heavy in my body, existing and spanning into all areas of my life.

Coronavirus

I’ve Been Mothering My Mother Since The Pandemic Began

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

And with all the allergies she has, I was on edge for hours after she got her vaccine.

Entertainment

Lil Nas X Is Exactly The Role Model Kids Need

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

Critics are missing the point.

Representation

Our Friday Night Tradition: Pizza & Movies Starring Black Characters

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Friday nights’ main focus in our house is for our Black girls to see themselves reflected on the screen.

Books

Cleo Wade Wants Us To Ask Questions, Even When There Are No Answers

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

"Sometimes we go the wrong way on our way to the right way."

Talking About Race

Meghan Markle And All The Black Women In White Families Who Are Punished For Calling Out Racism

by Rebecca Carroll

It’s not about “airing dirty laundry;” it’s about grappling with racism in the context of people who love you — and who you love back.

Books

Rebecca Carroll's Memoir 'Surviving The White Gaze' Wrestles With The Hard Truths Of Transracial Adoption

by Elizabeth Angell

"The absence of Black music and Black art and Black people and Black culture in their family is a choice and a value."

Parenting

When Black History Month Is Over, The Work Continues

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

Celebrating Blackness year-round is a practice that leads to a more equitable society for everyone

Learning

Black History Resources That Aren't White-Washed For Kids

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

These homeschool resources will tell a truth about Black, Native, and immigrant history that you won't find in school curriculums.

Black History Month

How Moms Are Celebrating Black History Month With Their Kids

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Creativity and a little cake mix can go a long way.