With my sister, uncle and a few best friends in tow we accompanied my boyfriend, Aaron and his twin brother, Kristin last week for moral support as they met with Detectives of the Hate Crimes Task Force from 1 Police Plaza at the 9th Precinct for questioning about the 10-12 men who brutally attacked the brothers(…)
The beautiful online magazine that celebrates motherhood, Mater Mea wants to acknowledge the fathers out there with a special Father’s Day photo shoot this Saturday. The shoot will be shot by veteran photographer, J. Quazi King. The father will be asked to answer 1-2 questions about being a dad. Details of the shoot are below.(…)
Photos by: iO Tillett Wright via: Brooklyn Magazine Click “Read More + Comment” for additional photos. Solange Knowles moved to Brooklyn for a simple reason—family. Curled up on a couch in a recording studio in DUMBO, where she’s waiting for the guys from Lonely Island, Solange talks openly about the realities of being a(…)
By: Autumn McHugh “This was an awesome event that thankfully I was asked to participate in. Many people have negative views on the topic but what they haven’t done is read the article on un-ruly.com that brings light to all things concerning and involving African American hair. As a participant in the event, my take(…)
A social experiment called “You Can Touch My Hair” took a group of black women, one natural, one loc’ed, and one relaxed and stood in Union Square NYC holding signs saying “You Can Touch My Hair”. The experiment/exhibit was created by , hair blogger Antonia Opiah. In an article for The Huffington Post Antonia talks(…)
This past February my twin sister, Singer/Lyricist/Songwriter TK Wonder was chosen by Q-Tip, Stretch Armstrong, DJ Spooky and Kate Earl as the music award winner for See.Me, a site with a global community of over 600,000, providing a platform for artists to share their work. As the Music Award Winner, TK Wonder was not only gifted with(…)
Click on Read More + Comment to see more photos. Here is some inspiration for the ladies who want to do the big chop but might be scared to take that step, or maybe you’ve already done the big chop. Look at all these beautiful women!!!
Change.org Petition: We Need Your Support To Change A Part of the NYPD That Is Seriously Flawed! Please Sign!
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to sign the Petition. Past Memorial Day weekend my long-time boyfriend and his twin brother were brutally attacked simultaneously by 11 men, as they were innocently trying to make their way home. One of the victims is my boyfriend who garnered the brunt of the vicious attack. (Sign Petition Below)(…)
This case is now a HATE CRIME! Update on The Brutal Attack Of My Boyfriend & His Twin Brother By 10-11 Cowardly Assailants Last Weekend In Manhattan.
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Thank you so much everyone, I love each and every one of you for your support and because we are making noise it seems we are getting results. I am mentally strong but physically tired but what gives me strength is the Higher, my Man, family, friends(…)
I’ve never been a huge fan of breakfast, unless it’s the Jamaican breakfast Ackee and saltfish with green banana and dumplings ;). I do however know that breakfast is an important meal of the day, so I make sure that I have something before leaving the house. Greek yogurt with ground flaxseed and a blue(…)