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HAHA! I Bet John Asks for Consent!

By Jonathan Kalin Well…um…I do. It was Friday afternoon. I was having lunch with a group of friends I had just met. In the days before, I had explained to them my work with Party With Consent and my passion …
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Is Selfishness the Key to Happiness?

By Rhonda L. Bayless In talking with one of my friends last night, she mentioned that my focus on my happiness and self-care. I will not repeat the past and I have to have the courage to deal with and …
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3 Fs Series: Dating Jungle F*ckery

By Maisha Conze The dating disastories (yeah I made that up:P) I hear from friends, family, or just people in general leave me SMH. I live in dating purgatory with no sign of release, so forgive me if these war … ...
The Not So Golden Years

The Not-So-Golden Years

By Nancy Faram There is something seriously wrong with a system that charges families large sums of money to have the opportunity to care for, and to protect, an aging loved one. Under the current structure, the hard-ear...
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Keep It Real, Men!

By Marc Peters Growing up, I always felt like I was on the outside looking in when it came to other young men. I just didn’t fit the mold of what I was supposed to be. All I ever heard …
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A Childhood Among Guns

A Childhood Among Guns By Jervey Tervalon I came up in Los Angeles at a time and in a neighborhood where, even for a child, having a gun pointed at you happened. For me the first time was when I …