Posts tagged black girl magic
Issa Rae’s Insecure is for Colored Girls Still Trying to Find Their Magic

I love nothing more than to marvel at the glory that is #blackgirlmagic—a long overdue recognition of the badassery of black women, their accomplishments, and their impact on the world and popular culture at large. But in keeping up with the ongoings of the phenomenal black girl collective, I cannot help but feel, at times, like a squib[1], and I’m going to go out on a limb here, and assume that I am not alone...

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#BlackGirlMagic: How To Channel Your Inner Carefree Black Girl

As Black women, we wear society's wants, prejudices and fears on our beautiful skin. Since caricatures of Black and Brown women are so widely exported, many people feel as though they already "know" and "understand" the Black female experience. People are quick to tell us who we are, what we like, and what we are capable of becoming. That stops now. Here's how to channel your inner carefree Black girl. 

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