Gender

The high costs of shifting!

Shifting: The Double Lives of Black Women in America,” authors Charisse Jones and Kumea Shorter-Gooden

Ever been in situations where folks seem to tiptoe around real issues through stilted communications? And later in the ...

Sexual harassment again raises its ugly head!

Sexual harassment again raises its ugly head!

Given the recent emergence of the issue of sexual harassment in news with charges lodged against Harvey Weinstein, Bill ...

Exorcising the disease of “perfection”

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How about a show of hands from those of you out there who consider yourselves perfect? Humm, not a single hand went ...

The rage of ‘the angry black Sistah’!

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Other than race (black) and gender (female), what else does April Ryan, Maxine Waters, Joy Ann Reid and Angela Rye have ...

The popcorn effect!

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Right after the election I applied the “Popping effect,” the “popping” that goes on after you stick a packet of ...

Stuart’s Saga!

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The scene: a local hotel, the site of a holiday celebration for an organization of 120 employees. After dinner, eight ...