How Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Inspired The Brave Hashtag #BeingFemaleInNigeria

Twitter has been the platform for accompanying trailblazing moments in feminism and women’s rights such as the millennial answer of #YesAllWomen and the even more confrontational angles of #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen and #ReclaimTheBindi from fearless Black bloggers and Southeast Asian women. Yesterday, from the one of the motherlands of Africa, women from Nigeria tweeted blunt, to the point, real-life snapshots … More How Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Inspired The Brave Hashtag #BeingFemaleInNigeria

I Witnessed Hair Shaming and It Was Really Lame

In the outrageous, seemingly never-ending quest to break apart the self-esteem of black women across America, there seems to be a revolving door of either it being the way our hair is worn or the pigmentation of our skin color a nationwide discussion. Since the latter is almost always at ad nauseum levels, “hair shaming” … More I Witnessed Hair Shaming and It Was Really Lame