Roberta's music is classic, sophisticated and utterly romantic. A delicate mix of jazz, pop, R&B, and folk sounds, she is Black History.
This book service offers easy, affordable access to seriously under acknowledged and underappreciated authors.
I was only fourteen when I explicitly declared something that would later influence perhaps what is my worldview, identity, etc., yet I never took a moment to ask myself why so? And it is only a couple of years ago I began to question, "why feminism?"
The idea that children’s bodies belong to them and no one else is considered revolutionary in my family, and that’s the saddest part of all.
Here are the self-guiding goals/rules I’ve created for myself to help me achieve greatness next year. Hint: It involves Kanye and weird ass clothes.
If you are like me, 2016 has been an incredibly difficult year full of racism, misogynoir, and sadness. Music saved my sanity. It carried me, comforted me, guided me, and gave me solidarity, shelter, and freedom where there was none otherwise.
Whatever the situation, you are not beyond help. You are not alone, and you don’t have to walk alone in your journey of healing. The next steps may not be easy, but with the right support, you can conquer them, one step at a time.
"Too often women are not supported enough or are discouraged from choosing their path. I hope together we can change that. For me, it was a question of resilience. What others marked as flaws or disadvantages about myself – my race, my gender – I embraced as fuel for my success. I never let anything or anyone define me or my potential. I controlled my future."