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Is Forgiveness Always Best?: What Our Daughters Can Learn from Mo’ne Davis

Mo’ne Davis forgives an offensive tweet, but should our daughters be expected to act better than misogynist men? Can we permit them the human luxury of anger…… More

Mom Arrested After Asking Cops to Teach Her Son a Lesson

Young mom arrested and jailed after asking NYPD officers for help in teaching her son that stealing is wrong…. More

The Real Resolution: Jail Won’t Heal Brooklyn Brawl Teens

We cannot punish teens as adults and expect they will come back changed. Dr. Sonia Banks, a clinical psychologist with over a decade of experience shares what is needed to save these teens and others like them…. More

Read Along: Top 10 Classic & New Children’s Books

While structuring your children’s library, you should incorporate both classics and new reads as well. Here are 10 great books to add to their growing collection…. More

Nowhere Safe?: UVA Student’s Bloody Arrest Sparks Outrage

Police brutality is alive and well at UVA where a Black honor student faced a bloody, brutal arrest. #JusticeForMartese goes viral with outrage. Is anywhere safe? … More

Black Excellence: Brooklyn Soccer Team Heads to Dubai

The first, all-Black Brooklyn soccer team is headed to the International Super Cup in Dubai and needs your help in making history! … More

Grab a Book: 5 Black Young Adult Authors Your Kids Should Know

When I was a middle school English teacher, I cultivated a list of books and writers my students loved, not only because they were interesting to read, but also because they saw themselves within the pages of the books. Check out some of the top Black young adult authors who made the list…. More

Toddler Approved: 10 Best Apps For Learning & Fun

On a quest to prepare our children for excellence, while having fun, here are 10 great toddler apps for learning and entertainment…. More

HIV & AIDS Awareness: Talking to Your Kids about It

March 10th marks National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day dedicated to raising awareness about the pandemic that’s affected millions around the globe for more than 30 years. We’re explaining how to approach talking to your kids about HIV and AIDS, no matter their age…. More