Music Sex/Relationships

WATCH: Taquirah’s “Lonely” Video

Today, the beauty known as Taquirah released “Lonely”, a brief look into the heart of someone who is longing for…

December 21, 2018

Jealousy, Pressure, and “Thots” Getting Wifed: A Look At Modern Marriage

Before I entered a serious relationship, I would get jealous of people around me who were in committed unions. Watching…

December 24, 2018
Pop Culture Sex/Relationships

“The Color Purple” Turns 33 Today – Sisterhood Is the Primary Message of the Film

The first time I remember seeing “The Color Purple” was during elementary school. My Black, female art mentor was playing…

December 18, 2018

Stop Asking Black Women For Trauma Porn

Why are people obsessed with Black women’s pain? Our gut wrenching stories are plastered all over the internet for anyone…

December 15, 2018
Music Pop Culture

Letter From the Editor: Weekly Recap, Products, News, Books++

Hello Kunts! I hope you all had a lit week. ~The SOAPBOX~ is full of juicy new content, be sure…

December 15, 2018
Beauty/Fashion Politics

Magnus Juliano Wore a Shirt Calling for the End of Racism – H&M Told Him He “Could Change or Leave”

Fashion has been intertwined with revolution for ages. The Black Panther Party is remembered for its all black attire, disillusioned…

December 14, 2018

Here’s How You Can Help Photographer Myles Loftin with His Semester Abroad

When I asked Myles Loftin about the most important lesson he has learned as a student, he told me, “you can…

December 15, 2018
Music Politics Pop Culture

Janelle Monae’s Video for “Crazy, Classic, Life” Is Here!

Janelle Monáe is the reason why I wore fluffy, jet black pompadours in my early teens. The Grammy-nominated Afroturist is also…

December 13, 2018
Music Sex/Relationships

Check Out Our Sex Playlist that Features Queen Key, Megan Thee Stallion, and More

Sometimes you need a little assistance getting in the mood. Whether it be scattering rose petals on the bed, slowly…

December 13, 2018
Beauty/Fashion Health Pop Culture

How To Tap Into the Angela Bassett Fountain of Youth

The first role that you saw Dr. Angela Bassett in depends on your age. Younger people may know her as…

December 13, 2018