Tag Archives: Black people

If I were a poor black kid…RESPONSE


If I were a poor black kid, is an article published five hours ago on Yahoo News. The article was poorly written by Gene Marks who contributed his article through the Forbes business section. After you read the article below, … Continue reading

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Planking: Is it a perpetuation of Racism and Slavery or a dumb game made up by two kids?


The History of Planking The other day, I received a Facebook status update by @HBCUBuzz who questioned why anyone in the black community would support planking. They had a short code url for me to click on, and when I … Continue reading

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Teenager talks openly about Sex and Peer Pressure


I am a Fourteen year old black female who has decided to start doing a weekly topic of discussion; this will display my views and allow you to respond. Today I’d just like to express how I feel on a … Continue reading

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