Why She’s Gotta Have It is Needed for The New Generation

I grew up in an era where the term, gentrification was still nonexistent. I grew up in a time where if you liked the opposite sex, you were gay. You weren't seen as pan-sexual. I grew up in a time where we women were told to act like ladies and not tramps. I grew up…

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Tips for Surviving the Meeting of the Family

Dating is already hard enough in this era of social media. I mean you need to post a popping selfie to grab his attention. You have to do tummy flat teas when you are close to bloat season. You have to keep up with all of these existential standards of beauty. Who am I kidding? Please…

The NYC Afro-Latina Spinstress: Interview with DJ Bembona

What a time it is to be alive and to be proud of your roots! To walk into a club atmosphere and hear sounds of your Carribean culture infused with today's hottest beats. It seems as we continue to grow and progress as people, so does the music. Women like DJ Bembona are becoming the…

Who is The Girl Mob: Interview with Yari Blanco

When you first hear the words girl mob, you think of the women from Jersey or that guilty pleasure tv show Mob Wives. What if we told you that it is a collective of dope women who created a brand to empower women of color?  The Girl Mob created a platform that ranges from their…

Why Jhene Aiko’s ‘Trip’ is an​ Album of Self Healing

Jhene Aiko is best known as your F*ck men songstress that gives us all the feels. Her all-time hit "The Worst" captured the raw and vulnerable emotions we tend to feel, after being an emotional wreck. She has since then opened our ears to her songs filled with pain, heartbreak, and self-discovery. So, when she…

5 Badass Latinas We Need To Acknowledge

If you grew up in a Hispanic/Latin home then you know all about how our hips move to the beat of the drum, the flavors in our floods and the strength in our blood. "Latinas are a perfect mixture of Princess and Warrior" We are a culture of mixed cultures. We are all so different,…

What the Media Got Wrong About the Las Vegas Massacre

The day has passed and it seems all of our eyes are on what happened in Las Vegas, during the massacre, yesterday October 1st, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The event took place at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival, where over 22,000 attended. Our hearts go out to those affected and…