Nafeesah Allen

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Three Things Black Moms Want Right Now
It should go without saying that Harvard’s assessment that “America is failing Black mothers” applies…
Janice Gassam Asare
10 must-read articles by Dr. Janice Gassam-Asare to get up to speed on the importance of DEI in America

Editor’s Note: Bookmark this page. These articles are must-reads.   Dr. Janice Gassam Asare is…

Culture Hub Research: Black People Aren’t Buying It – A Closer Look At Black Consumers

In a timely attempt to understand whether Black consumers are feeling the love from the…

Black Paper Volume 2: We Must Prioritize Black Womxn
The year is 2021. The month is April. The day? Well, we’ve all lost track.…
Michelle Cadore: From Glass Ceiling to Creative Entrepreneur
Michelle Cadore: From Glass Ceiling to Creative Entrepreneur

Brooklyn-native creative and serial entrepreneur Michelle Cadore is the mind behind the YES I AM brand highlighted by Jennifer Hudson in partnership with Mastercard to uplift Black women business owners. In this interview style article, Cadore shares how being overlooked for a promotion helped her leave her once promising career to pursue entrepreneurship.

These 7 Social Media Feeds Decolonize Your Mind

According to the Oxford Dictionary, colonization is defined as “the action or process of settling…

Hawai’ian Language: A Case Study in Native and Asian Intersectionality in the U.S.
Hawai’ian Language: A Case Study in Native and Asian Intersectionality in the U.S.

For every community, identity is very closely tied to language. This is especially true for…

Who was Arturo Schomburg?

In the digital age when books are consumed through audio apps on cell phones rather…

Asian and/or Latinx within Academia? Marlo de Lara unpacks being Filipina in Media & Fine Arts
Asian and/or Latinx within Academia? Marlo de Lara unpacks being Filipina in Media & Fine Arts

By Nafeesah Allen   Marlo de Lara’s photo should appear next to the word “intersectional”…

10 Black Women In Academics To Watch In 2021
10 Black Women Academics to Watch in 2021
This year has facilitated heightened exposure for Black women academics into the upper echelons of…