Nov 18, Your Culture

Dear Sisters, A Letter From A Brother

Dear Sisters, A letter from a brother. Sisters, have you ever wondered why men hardly express emotions in relationships? Do you ever wonder why your man generally seems emotionally absent except from those moments of intimacy you share in bed? Perhaps you wonder why your father never expressed emotion; or remained emotionally unavailable to you, […]

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Nov 18, Your Culture

One Man’s Perspective on Relationships: Post-Honeymoon Period

The majority of the time, on social media, we rarely see or embrace positive relationships in a meaningful manner i.e. #relationshipgoals. Unfortunately, the negative realities and possibilities of relationships are altogether more interesting and enjoyable for the audience to digest. For as long as I’ve been alive, there has been an eternal view that men […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: MoMinerals Makeup

Tell us a bit about yourself. I am a passionate problem solver and a promoter of self confidence. I co founded MoMineral makeup brand, a natural makeup brand that cater for women of colour in 2014. Prior to the launch of MoMineral Makeup, I worked as a makeup artist. I also hold a BSc in […]

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Feb 18, Your Culture

BM vs BW

Black king here. There’s a civil war that’s been raging on indefinitely and, quite frankly, I’m absolutely appalled at the two parties involved. The two demographics who are already at the bottom of society’s barrel, battling it out for no gain or reward whatsoever. Black men and black women. Sworn enemies. Snake and mongoose. Constantly […]

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Your Culture

Make Room For My Name

“It’s difficult to talk about double messages without having a twin tongue.” Audre Lorde, Zami: A New Spelling of My Name I think of this quote from Audre Lorde and wonder why there is very little space for a Black British woman to write herself, moreover, write herself freely without contention. It is not that […]

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