new black

What's wrong with just being Black? Despite the 'Black is Beautiful' movement and popularity of natural hair, there are still Black folks who believe that simply being Black isn't good enough.

Last year Pharrell Williams, in an interview with Oprah, declared that he was a proud member of the “New Black.” In his contrived version of reality, “New Black” people do not blame “other people” for their problems. Instead, they assert themselves in society and probably chase that good ol’ American Dream. Last year Raven-Symoné demanded […]