by Demetria L. Lucas onNovember 27, 2012
Writing at Essence, The Root's contributing editor Demetria L. Lucas hopes that Jada Pinkett Smith's permissive attitude toward her young daughter's style will protect the 12-year-old from the "hair hangups" that plague so many black women.
by Helena Andrews onAugust 25, 2011
Single-Minded: We assign too much importance to the success or failure of a couple we don't even know. Calm down, people.
by Aymar Jean Christian onOctober 14, 2009
Forget the boob tube. Some of the most avant-garde black programming is heading straight to the Web.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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