Amplifying Black Voices

Celebrity

Serena & Venus Williams’ First Tennis Coach Was Their Dad Richard

by Alexia McKay

“I went to my wife and said that we have two kids, and we’ll become rich. They’re going to be tennis players.”

Life

7-Year-Old Girl Starts Doll Company With Mom To Give Black & Brown Kids Representation

by Alexia McKay

And now it’s available at Target (!!!)

Celebrity

Cynthia Erivo's New Children's Book Teaches Kids To Dream Big

by Elizabeth Angell

The Oscar nominated (and Tony-winning) actress has written a book to inspire her youngest fans to imagine their biggest future.

Celebrity

Serena Williams’ Daughters’ Qai Qai Doll Is Now The Star Of A Coloring Book

by Alexia McKay

And it’s free!

Kids' Entertainment

Your Kids Can Join The 'Karma's World' Virtual Release Party

by Alexia McKay

“It’s about a girl who wants to bring positivity to the world... ”

Books

Ciara & Russell Wilson Wrote A Children’s Book To Encourage Kids To Dream Big

by Alexia McKay

“Through this book, we hope to not only encourage kids worldwide to read but also inspire them to pursue their dreams...”

Books

Amanda Gorman’s New Children’s Book Is All About Being The Change You Want To See

by Alexia McKay

“I wrote this book because I believe every child has the ability to make a difference and that they are the leaders of the future.”

Celebrity

Issa Rae Got Candid About Why She’s In No Rush To Have Kids

by Alexia McKay

“I know it’s not the proper mentality to think that kids will slow you down, but I do feel that way.”

Books

Rebel Girls Just Released A New Book With 100 Stories Of Inspiring Black Women

by Alexia McKay

From Ida B. Wells to Amanda Gorman, young Black girls will be left feeling inspired and encouraged!

Entertainment

The Wonder Years Reboot Captures The Experience Of A Black Family In The ‘60s

by Alexia McKay

The hit coming-of-age series from the ‘80s is returning with a new story and a new family after almost 30 years.

Raising Anti-Racist Kids

Critical Race Theory & How To Advocate For The Type Of Education Your Kids Need

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

We have our work cut out for us.

Parenting

We Need To Talk More About Black Kids & Speech Therapy

by Jazmin Towe

Speech impairment is the most common disability for little kids — so why did I know so little about it?

Entertainment

Gabrielle Union Says Her Soul Was "Shattered" By Dwayne Wade's Infidelity

by Alexia McKay

The actress opened up about her experiences with infertility, infidelity, and forgiveness.

Celebrity

Blue Ivy Carter Made History At The VMAs

by Alexia McKay

Another #blackgirlmagic alert from Blue Ivy! The 9-year-old has become the youngest winner in MTV VMA history!

Black Breastfeeding Week

Black Breastfeeding Week Is Our Rallying Corner

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Because Black mothers haven’t had the same resources, the same support, or the same unbridled joy of breastfeeding our children as others have.

Politics

Amanda Gorman Wants To Run For President In 2036

by Alexia McKay

“I realized I don't have to change who I am to be a leader.”