By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Well, here we are entering the month of May. We haven’t even made it halfway through the year and plenty of problematic public figures are making headlines. Unfortunately for me, some of these individuals … Continue reading Problematic Celebs: Should We Continue to Support Them?
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Whether you are a fan or not, it’s hard to deny that Beyoncé is one of the greatest live performers to set foot on this earth. As a proud member of the Beyhive, I … Continue reading The Importance of Beyoncé’s Coachella Performance
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor “Everything that glitters isn’t gold.” When I experienced my first “heartbreak”, my mother made sure she gave me those words. For some reason, those words have been replaying over and over again in my … Continue reading Real Love or Toxic Lust?
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor In recent years, we have seen an improvement in representation for gay and lesbian individuals in mainstream media. Countless television shows and movies have done a decent job at allowing gays and lesbians a … Continue reading It’s Time for Bisexual Representation
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor There was a point in time when I was completely against dating apps. I would tell myself that I had to let some opportunities just present themself to me, I couldn’t go searching for … Continue reading Tinder vs. Bumble: The Dating App War
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Countless times, I’ve heard stories about students being bullied. Unfortunately, most of the stories that I’ve heard end in tragedies. While so many questions could be asked about our youth and the national epidemic … Continue reading Combating Bullying: It Starts in Our Schools
By Jenise Jackson Host After a short break,Womyn of Content is back for another week of engaging conversation! Again, we want to thank everyone who has supported us this far and hope that you continue listening in the future! The … Continue reading Womyn of Content: Sexuality and Stigmas
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor It’s pretty obvious that we are living in a society plagued by injustice and strife. Different, conflicting opinions fill our dialogue and some of us wonder when or if we will ever see the … Continue reading Be The Change You Want to See
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Nostalgia can be a wonderful thing, at least until you feel like you’re drowning in it. With this irksome trend of TV networks wanting to ride the popularity wave that comes with rebooting or … Continue reading Booting the Reboots
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor “What’s it like to be a black woman in America?” It would probably take me a whole novel to thoroughly explain my answer to this question. There’s only so much I can explain in … Continue reading Being a Black Woman in America
By Alexandra Cochran Host First off, we want to thank everyone who tuned into our very first episode of WoC! Thank you to everyone who mentioned how much they loved it and for reposting the link everywhere! On our second … Continue reading Womyn of Content: Representation in Media
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor To me, Black History Month is an exceptional reminder of black excellence. The black community coming together to celebrate each other is a wonderful thing. Yet, with the celebration I feel like it is … Continue reading Light Skin vs. Dark Skin: Why is This Still a Thing?
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Imagine being with the love of your life and then boom, a breakup occurs and you can’t even stomach the idea of them. Well, this basically describes my strained relationship with red meat. We … Continue reading Saying No to Red Meat
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Black History Month is upon us again. As a lover of all things black, I can’t think of a better time for me to indulge in films that celebrate black excellence and culture through … Continue reading Movies To Watch During Black History Month
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Just in case you didn’t know, breakups suck. Whether your former partner dumps you, you dump them or the breakup is mutual, ending a relationship with someone you truly care about can be painful. … Continue reading Puppy Love
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Here I am. Another semester completed and I’m only 90 percent stressed out, an accomplishment that should be celebrated. Classes were challenging, assignments kept me up all night and plenty of Ls were handed … Continue reading To My Web Content Family…
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Just go ahead and buckle your seatbelts because I’m about to get a little political. Unless you have been living under a rock (or you’re just one of those people who just don’t care), … Continue reading More Than Meek Mill: The Problem With The Criminal Justice System
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Do you remember being young and having everyone ask you what you wanted to be when you grew up? We all envisioned being things like doctors, astronauts, police officers, etc. Throughout the years, there … Continue reading If the Sky is the Limit…
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor “What kind of lady acts like a man?” This is a line from the new Netflix series, She’s Gotta Have It, that stuck with me. A modern version of Spike Lee’s 1986 feature-length directorial debut, … Continue reading She’s Gotta Have It: Breaking Down Double Standards
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Over the years, you’ve probably noticed that the promotion of Christmas begins the day after Halloween. Christmas is December 25th, and we have people that celebrate the season as soon as the clock strikes … Continue reading Revamping Thanksgiving