Kimberley Richards

NYC-based journalist. Passion for race & social issues and all things intersectional. Lover of coffee shops.
Recent Articles

There's A Huge Racial Disparity In Prenatal Care

Prenatal care is undeniably important for expectant mothers. But it's no secret that research has shown there are disparities when it comes to various child-health-related concerns. The diaper gap for instance, has revealed that many families struggl…
By Kimberley Richards

Ellen Pompeo’s Parenting Instagrams Are Too Cute

Grey's Anatomy actress Ellen Pompeo's family has welcomed a new bundle of joy. She announced in an Instagram post on Thursday that she and her husband, Chris Ivery, recently welcomed their third child, Eli Christopher. The announcement included an ab…
By Kimberley Richards

Could The US Hold Another Election?

Since the beginning the 2016 presidential election, it's safe to say there hasn't been a dull moment concerning the election process. One topic that has continued to play a key role in election news is reports that Russia supposedly had a role in inf…
By Kimberley Richards

Can Instagram Story Additions Appear For Longer?

As the holiday celebrations continue, and people gear up for New Year's Eve, it's likely there will be a lot more activity on social media popping up. With so much joy and excitement to share for the new year, it's only right you post a selfie or vid…
By Kimberley Richards

All The Evidence That Drake & J. Lo Are Dating

First come dating rumors, then come celebrity couple names. It's the typical set up for new celebrity romances. But in this week's case with Drake and Jennifer Lopez, the stages of how supposed celebrity romances are played out in the public all seem…
By Kimberley Richards

What's The Inspiration Behind Ines' Name?

The notoriously private and equally beloved married couple Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have recently (or finally?) revealed their second daughter's name to the public. Fans have now learned that their newborn baby girl's name is Ines, and the reve…
By Kimberley Richards

Instagram Stickers Run From Festive To Hilarious

Instagram has released a number of updates lately, and it has showed no signs of slowing down. Between the company's new live video feature, and its new feature that allows users to bookmark posts to view later, Instagram users sure have had a lot of…
By Kimberley Richards

Trump's Vineyard Requests Foreign Worker Visas

There's been a lot of talk about President-elect Donald Trump's vineyard these days. In the midst of a hectic last few weeks with more Cabinet appointments, and the official electoral votes, many questions have been raised about Trump Vineyard Estate…
By Kimberley Richards

How Many Babies Actually Get Switched At Birth? The Numbers Aren't So Clear

It's every parent's nightmare: Finding out your newborn baby has been switched at birth. It's a horrifying situation that, along with so many of the other concerns, emotions, and changes parents go through after having a baby, is the last thing anyon…
By Kimberley Richards

Can You See Who Saves Your Instagram Photos To Their Profile? It's Your Little Secret

If you're absolutely loving Instagram's new features these days, then chances are you're taking full advantage of things like Instagram's live video feature. And if that's the case, then you're probably going to be into (or into already because, duh,…
By Kimberley Richards

Did Faithless Electors' Votes Count? Some Were Rejected

There's undoubtedly been a whirlwind of news since President-elect Donald Trump's election victory last month. Whether it's Trump's appointments to his Cabinet, or news of a potential elector revolt, election news continues to be pressing. And since …
By Kimberley Richards

Millennial Parents' Incomes Show The Generation Approaches The "Life Path" Differently

When the term "millennial" became more popularized over the years, the idea was that it referred to a generation of rebellious, reject-all-previous-generational-norms-type of young people, who at times are even described as narcissistic (I reject tha…
By Kimberley Richards

How Many Electors Would Have To Change Their Votes For Trump To Lose?

The results from Election Day last month revealed President-elect Donald Trump the winner, but many of his staunch opponents are still hoping for one last chance to stop Trump from taking office. On Monday Dec. 19, the 538 electors making up the elec…
By Kimberley Richards

What Has Trump Said About Aleppo? It Continues To Be A Devastating Crisis

The ongoing civil war in Syria continues to be unspeakably devastating. And with recent reports of intensified attacks led by government forces to establish control over east Aleppo, and reports of "scores of civilians" being killed, according to the…
By Kimberley Richards

Has Vladimir Putin Commented On The Election Or Trump’s Cabinet Picks? He's Cued In

Throughout the 2016 presidential election, and following President-elect Donald Trump's win, Russia's President Vladimir Putin has been routinely a part of election-related news and conversations. And with a recently revealed CIA assessment that Russ…
By Kimberley Richards

How Do You Become An Elector? It's An Influential & Crucial Position

The Electoral College process has long been subject to critique, but the recent presidential election has undoubtedly emphasized those criticisms with President-elect Donald Trump's historic win. Hillary Clinton's popular vote has recently been repor…
By Kimberley Richards

Will Ivanka Get An Office In The White House? The Allegation Sparks More Concerns

As the world watches President-elect Donald Trump transition to take office come January, news about his Cabinet appointments, meetings, and his tweets, of course, continue to spark interest and concern for many. One concerning angle about his presid…
By Kimberley Richards

Can The Government Stop Rex Tillerson’s Appointment? It's Possible

President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration is quickly approaching, but not without continued reports of public concerns about what his presidency will bring. In one of his latest nominations for his Cabinet, Trump named Rex Tillerson, CEO of ExxonMo…
By Kimberley Richards

Can You Limit Who Sees Your Instagram Live Video? It's A Good Idea To Check That Out

If you're an Instagram user, you may have received notifications that someone you follow has gone "Live." If you haven't, hang tight — Instagram announced earlier this week that its new live video feature had begun rolling out on Monday, and will bec…
By Kimberley Richards

Alan Thicke’s Last Instagram Serves As Another Reminder Of His Iconic Career

Alan Thicke, a beloved actor, singer, and songwriter died on Tuesday at age 69. Since news of his death was confirmed, fans, celebrities, friends, and loved ones of Thicke have taken to social media to honor the actor's life and his influential work.…
By Kimberley Richards