- Drexel UniversityAssistant Teaching Professor of Africana Studies, 2012 - present
- Temple UniversityAfrican American Studies | Women's Studies, 2002 - 2007
WPGM Commentary: There Is No Shame In Black Beauty - Lupita Nyong'o
I want to take this opportunity to talk about beauty, Black beauty, dark beauty. I received a letter from a girl and I’d like to share just
Modernizing New ‘Bookumentary’ on Race: (1)ne Drop - Higher Education
by Ibram X. Kendi. As a teacher, I am regularly thinking of new ways to meet my students where they are and guide them down an intellectual
One Drop: A Colorful New Book About Blackness | My American Meltingpot
Hello Meltingpot Readers,. Pardon my absence last week. I was in Washington, DC at a conference for work. Ms. Meltingpot wears many hats, an
White Supremacy Acquits George Zimmerman | The Nation
Protesters protest the verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman Demonstrators outside the Seminole County Courthouse react after hearing the
Your black ain't like mine: A light girl's thoughts on 'Dark Girls'
OPINION - Sometimes, us light-skinned girls need to be secure enough in our own blackness to simply listen...
A Must-Read Take on What’s Missing From OWN’s ‘Dark Girls’ - COLORLINES
The documentary that had everyone talking.
Why Is Assata Shakur A 'Most Wanted Terrorist'? - HuffPost Live
Assata Shakur was convicted of killing a state trooper 40 years ago, but escaped from prison and has been living in Cuba. Today the FBI plac
Kerry Washington in Scandal: What the Role Really Means for Black Beauty
The impact of the actress' work is bigger than its success on the small screen.
Should Rappers Be Given A Pass For Lyrics? - HuffPost Live
From Rick Ross to Lil Wayne, rappers are catching flack about their socially insensitive lyrics. But when do words cross the line and should
Forum to address multifaceted nature of black womanhood
A WOMAN'S HEALTH isn't one-size-fits-all, but the conversation of what it means to be a woman often can be too narrow.