Black History Month Reading List

It’s one of my favorite times of the year. There are lots of ways to celebrate the wealth and diversity of African culture and reading is perhaps the easiest and best. While we might not be able to visit museums and shows or personally interview historical figures, we can certainly read what those heroes have…

The Last Fat Black Woman

In 2012, the author Alice Randall announced her decision to be the last fat black woman in her family. She told the world via an article she wrote in a little journal called the New York Times and she enlisted her daughter, Caroline Randall Williams, to join her in the quest to change the trajectory…