This post is actually a research paper I wrote for a criminal class while in undergrad. It is about the “Stand Your Ground” law that has been… Read more “The Effects of the Castle Doctrine on Community Policing: Do “Stand Your Ground Laws Create Distrust between the Police and Minorities”
If you haven’t had the above conversation with a man, you probably know someone who has. And although you don’t necessarily have to be a mistress to… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt.6 : Revenge of the Side Chick”
Last week I asked the question “How Much of the Problem Is Us?” The topic was assigning people who don’t fit our list of superficial (swag/money/penis/looks) criteria… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 5b : How much of the Problem is Us ?”
I’m going to write about a situation that most of us have found ourselves in at one time or another. Here’s the scenario, boy meets girl, boy… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 5a : How much of the problem is us ?”
11And there was a woman there who for eighteen years had had an [f]infirmity caused by a spirit ([g]a demon of sickness). She was [h]bent completely forward… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 4c :What Happened to Black Women being Loosed???”
11And there was a woman there who for eighteen years had had an [f]infirmity caused by a spirit ([g]a demon of sickness). She was [h]bent completely… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 4b :What Happened to Black Women being Loosed???”
11And there was a woman there who for eighteen years had had an [f]infirmity caused by a spirit ([g]a demon of sickness). She was [h]bent completely… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 4 : What happened to Women being Loosed???”
NOW after this beat down on to the TRUE perspective……… This one is even funnier ……… Now does any of this sound just a bit ridiculous and… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt. 3”
Genesis 1:26-29 26God said, Let Us [Father, Son, and Holy Spirit] make mankind in Our image, after Our likeness, and let them have complete authority over the… Read more “The Single Black Woman Conundrum Pt.2”
Conundum-a.Question or problem having only a conjectural answer b.An intricate and difficult problem.
Conjecture- A proposition that is unproven but APPEARS correct and has NOT been disproven.
Scenerio #1 Man of African American descent works very hard at a chosen craft (business, sports, music, politics, acting), gains a considerable amount of success and status (after paying dues), reaches for and gets brass ring,decides to marry outside his ethnicity and as a parting shot gives an interview about his decision to do so (why???) and decides to list everything that is wrong with African-American women forgetting that he has a mother, sisters, cousins and female friends who have supported him up to this point. Thus giving us the finger (yes, that finger).
Deception is a lie dressed up to look like the truth with someplace to go.Don’t be it’s destination. AnjanetteSpeak
The “inspiration” behind this post is a series of content I’ve watched on social media AND in life that seems to conspire against black women by unfairly… Read more “Intro to Respectability Politics Pt. 2: The World Loves to Watch a Black Woman Show Her A$$”
I had a conversation recently about the importance of personal space and why people (women in particular) are so protective of theirs. In this post, I discuss… Read more “Intro to Respectability Politicking: Why do Wallets Get More Love Than Women??”
Galatians 6:1 Jonah ( the whole book) This post came to me at the spur of the moment as I looked at my Facebook news feed. One… Read more “Building Bridges: Why I’m not Shunning Chrisette Michele or Tina Campbell”
Today’s post is a continuation of another post I did about dating when your circumstances aren’t perfect . In fact this one goes a bit further because… Read more “Start Today”
The above pictures are from Dove’s Campaign for Real Beauty. The campaign has been around since 2005 and is meant to emphasize that a woman doesn’t have… Read more “Why I Won’t Be Boycotting Dove Products”
I’m sure many of you have run into the above phrases and while spending time on social. In this post I recorded some thoughts AND reservations I… Read more “Why I Hate the Phrase “Know Your Worth” and Her Evil Sister “Love Yourself””
Another internet “find”. I’ll be back posting this Sunday on BOOKWORM. I’ll be posting a review on the play A Kept Woman which is at the King… Read more “A Lesson For Men About The Women They Don’t Own | HuffPost”
Found this on Facebook and thought I’d share it. Please share your thoughts on this subject in the comments section. Thank you. Have a blessed Friday…
I came across this post on Facebook that alluded to the opinion that there seems to be a double standard when it comes to black/white women and… Read more “Are Black Women Who Ask Black Men to be ‘Financially Responsible’ ‘Gold Diggers’ 07/27 by AdamsRib | Lifestyle Podcasts”