Are you woke or still sleeping?

Dear Sistafriend, In a day and age where we are forced to confront the sad reality of racism and police brutality, it is important to stay aware of what is happening around us or, more simply put, stay woke. The popular saying “stay woke” means to always be informed, especially in a time when the […]

Dear Sista Friend: In the Fight for Justice, You Matter.

Dear Sista Friend, Within a few days’ time, we have mourned the death of numerous Black men. Their names, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and countless others have been etched into our brains. The world stopped to demand justice for their untimely deaths, but it is as if we have forgotten who made the world stop. […]