Oprah Winfrey is #WithHer

There is no denying that the 2016 United States Presidential Election has prompted national controversy and (over) heated debate. The race has largely boiled down to debate between the Democratic presidential bid Hilary Clinton and the Republican presidential bid Donald Trump for the lucrative responsibility of becoming the leader of the free world. With election … Continue reading Oprah Winfrey is #WithHer

Black women combat stereotypes with hashtag #WhatADoctorLooksLike

Find the problem: You are on a flight and you, or a loved one, need medical assistance and it just so happens that a (perfectly) qualified female doctor of color offers her assistance and expertise. Hurray! Not so fast. A flight attendant denies the female physicians services, because she simply doesn't have the "look" of a … Continue reading Black women combat stereotypes with hashtag #WhatADoctorLooksLike

Ben & Jerrys Serves Ice Cream and Social justice

Ben & Jerry's believe Black Lives Matter. Yes, you read that correctly. The ever popular Vermont-based creamery decided to declare their support for the movement that has ignited international conversation. On Thursday, Ben & Jerry's posted its support for the movement on its Facebook and Twitter. https://twitter.com/benandjerrys/status/784062366577225728 The company decided to take things one step … Continue reading Ben & Jerrys Serves Ice Cream and Social justice

5 Self Care Tips for POC in the wake of tragedy

Racial Trauma is real.  In today's society, social media has evolved into much more than just means to stay in touch with friends and family. More often than not, news outlets and citizen journalists are sharing bits of breaking news on public platforms that reach the masses with just one click. Sadly, it seems as … Continue reading 5 Self Care Tips for POC in the wake of tragedy