Do we HAVE to choose between the two? We can't have both?
My thoughts on "Blacks With Bulimia: Hiding In Plain Sight" from The Root.
What if you swapped your hair with your body in your list of priorities? This wouldn't even be an issue then, would it?
How persons of color (and the needs of persons of color) are shut out of conversations involving health, wellness and food availability.
Let's say that there really and truly is a national average of approximately 40% of Black women who don't work out because of their hair. Let's say that. Where does the conversation go from there?
Q: Do you think men such as me can be just as successful as you taking in what you say and do?
Society would make you think that being overweight is a sin...
The true origins of Aunt Jemima and how marketing has been used to hide ugly truths.
One evening my Mother, sister and I sat at the bar in the house, and my Mother couldn't stop staring at me. "I'm just so proud of you. You just up and decided that you weren't going to be big anymore." In an effort to not start smelling my own roses, so to speak, I [...]