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10 Signs of An Unhealthy Friendship

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Making friends is hard, especially as an adult. There’s no more walking up to someone randomly and asking can you sit with them at lunch. Adult friendships take work, communication, and above all else, understanding. That’s why it can be difficult to decipher if your newfound friendship is worth keeping or letting go of. Here […]

8 Types of Women Men Should Avoid Dating Seriously

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For starters, it was difficult for me to put this piece together. Not because of the title itself, but because of my innate instinct to not only protect women, but to empower them into believing that we can have anything we want. Especially when it comes to men. Although my bias when it comes to […]

A Real Conversation About Rape Culture in the Black Community

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There’s an age-old saying in the black community: “Black mothers raise their daughters and love their sons”. A devise of the barbarity of slavery, that signifies a communal protectiveness of black men. From the coddling of little boys to a reluctance to report incest and rape in the home. According to the Department of Justice, […]