Black Dad Spotlight: Twitter hashtag helps celebrate black fatherhood

Reading Time: 2 minutes Elon James White created his own day: Daddy Game Proper Day. He announced earlier this month in a Twitter video that May 5, in tandem with his daughter’s first birthday, was the

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Across the nation, mothers’ hearts bleed for the mom of Kingston Frazier

Reading Time: 2 minutes The gut-wrenching photographs circulated through news outlets across the nation Thursday.

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Author Bunmi Laditan noticed what homework was doing to her daughter, so she made a statement

Reading Time: 2 minutes Author Bunmi Laditan said her 10-year-old daughter suffered chest pains. The young girl also would wake up in the dead of the night worrying about her school work.

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Michelle Obama, a mother who understands sacrifice, won’t run for president

Reading Time: 1 minute Former First Lady Michelle Obama said in her first post-White House speaking engagement that if she were interested in running for president, she’d say so. She’s not, a hopeful myth

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Mom’s love shirt video of siblings goes viral

Reading Time: < 1 minute Alexis Tillman, melanin mommy of two, knows exactly what to do when her children start bickering. She brings out The Shirt.

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Black Dad Spotlight: Taking a walk in mommy’s shoes

Reading Time: < 1 minute Devale Ellis will never question his wife again.

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Tennis titan Serena Williams is pregnant

Reading Time: < 1 minute Between all the wins, titles and record-breaking, tennis royalty Serena Williams now belongs to another exclusive and prestigious club: motherhood.

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This Instagram mom got it right in showcasing how beautiful all black hair can be

Reading Time: 2 minutes There are dozens and dozens of social media pages dedicated to natural hair and kiddy curls, too — dozens. Hundreds! Racks…like racks on racks on racks.

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Antiguan mother dies after plastic surgery

Reading Time: < 1 minute It could take weeks to find out why Nikisha Lewis, a mother of two from the island of Antigua, died after plastic surgery.

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