Friday, September 22, 2023

Black Sistas FREE YOURSELF from the Clutches of the UN-Conscious Community!

August 10, 2022 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Black women, free yourself from the ideologies of the so-called conscious community. Knowing what I know in this moment, I wouldn’t follow a black man anywhere on this planet and especially into an all-black society, as I no longer trust in the ability and willpower of most American black males to put the animals in check in... [Read more...]

Sorry, Joe Biden: Fixing Roads and Bridges Doesn’t Cost $2 Trillion.

Tweet ( The Biden White House is furiously trying to cajole congressional Republicans into signing off on his $2 trillion “infrastructure bill.” So far, they’ve held firm in saying not just no but “hell, no” to new taxes and spending to pay for all this. It turns out that a bill to fix our roads and bridges,... [Read more...]

DCPS Elementary Graduates Celebrated for Academic Success During COVID-19.

May 29, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, Health, News, Opinion, Sista Talk

Tweet ( William Jackson of My Quest to Teach and Aida Correa of Love Built Life are educators,  business owners, STREAM activists that are honoring graduating 5th grade students from  Crown Point Elementary School and Venetia Elementary School with academic awards and SWAG from business sponsors of global technology conferences. William,... [Read more...]

Three Ways to Genuinely Support Your Sister Circle.

February 29, 2020 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Support is a key component if any community. It is hard sometimes to listen to sisters discuss a lack of support from others, and black men, when they don’t support each other. Our cheering section should be loaded with sisters that care about our success. They don’t make what we are striving for about them, but they help... [Read more...]

Woman, Teach Thy Sister!

October 2, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet (   The numbers are staggering, and are showing little sign of letting up.  More and more teenage girls being sent to juvenile hall, reform school, and on to prison.  The rising number of teenage girls involved in street gangs–not just as followers, but as leaders.  In hallways of many schools, teenage girls are engaging... [Read more...]

Black Women Won’t Abandon Weave/Extensions.

April 7, 2019 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( For Black Women the versatility of hair is engrained into the culture. Currently, we are in a time whereby more Black Women feel comfortable wearing their hair naturally. Many are coming into themselves in a way that will not allow the status quo to determine what is done with hair. The Eurocentric standards of beauty, and dress,... [Read more...]

The Day Black Women Saved the World.

February 6, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Sista Talk

Tweet ( Reflections of a proud father: My daughter Kathryn, declared once she graduated from kindergarten, “girls can do anything dad; one day I’m gonna be a doctor!” I responded incredulously, you go girl!” I shall revisit this premise again at the close of this article. One need only look to the race for the Alabama Senate... [Read more...]

What Happened to Family.

December 6, 2017 by  
Filed under Fatherhood, News, Relationships, Sista Talk

Tweet ( It seems the “I got to get mine” disease is taken over our community like the plague. Family, which is the cornerstone, of community is disappearing as elders’ transition from this life. It seems as though we loved the support, and encouragement the elders gave us, but we are not prepared to take up the mantle of family... [Read more...]

Side Chick Never Wins.

November 13, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( What does Lil’ Kim and countless black women like her have in common? They are what you call side chicks-women that married or involved men have relationships with. A ThyBlackMan staff writer by the name of Chelle St, James put it most honestly in her piece called Side Chicks Be Embarassed. Side chicks shouldn’t be praised... [Read more...]

Black Women Will No Longer Be Used By The Democratic Party.

September 25, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Forum is always an exciting combination of a policy wonk reunion, a series of issues forums, and the ever-present parties, receptions, and celebrations.  Some enjoy deriding the gathering as “nothing but a party”, but in fact it’s an opportunity for networking, information... [Read more...]

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