I Got Burned By A Black Owned Company, What Now?

No one can oppress you unless you give them the money to do it. Let me repeat that — NO one can oppress you unless you give them the money to do it. Buying Black is about recognizing how we are enabling our own oppression and making the decision to stop funding it, at all […]

2019: Civil Rights Workers Are Still Getting Killed

Why would a 75-year-old lady, a community leader, be left dead in the trunk of her car? This is the question Baton Rouge Police are trying to figure out today, as a community mourns. Sadie Roberts-Joseph, a renowned activist, was found dead in the trunk of her car last week, just 3 miles from her home. […]

Buy Black Check: What’d You Purchase This Month?

We want buying Black to be a lifestyle, not just a source of social media content. How did you do for the month of June? What Black businesses did you support? Buying Black doesn’t have to be so overwhelming — it can feel that way, I know. My suggestion is always to find one product […]

Cupcakes Are Sweeter From These Black Owned Businesses: Where We Buy Black

Before Making a Purchase, Search! How many cupcakes do you eat in a year? Every sweet bite you take could create wealth and opportunity for Black people. Before you make your next cupcake purchase, check to see if the bakery is Black owned. To help you get started, here are several cupcakeries from around the […]

4 Upgrades You Need, All From Black Owned Companies

Lavish Phones NY is a cellphone case retailer that caters to the Black community. They feature unique cases with portraits and designs that look exactly like us. Lavish Phones NY is the place to find cases that look and feel like you — stylish, functional and on the go! You have a phone case but now let’s get and upgrade, […]

Having Trouble Finding Black Owned Businesses? Presenting WHERE We Buy Black

Are you having trouble finding Black owned businesses? Welcome to WHERE We Buy Black. Each day hundreds of our followers ask us for help on buying Black and we hear you loud and clear. Where We Buy Black will function as a shopping assistant, helping to spotlight a select number of Black owned companies in […]

What Is The 4th Of July To Those Unable To Afford Bail?

Kalief Browder was arrested at age 16 and charged with stealing a backpack. His bail was set at $3,000 but because his family didn’t have the cash, he ultimately spent 3 years at Rikers Island awaiting trial. Prosecutors eventually dismissed the charges against him but it was too late; Browder would later commit suicide. 5 […]

Wednesday’s Black Man Starter Pack: 3 Brands Your Man Needs

The Corporate Collection is a line of grooming products every Black man needs. Each product in The Corporate Collection line is infused with pheromones. When mixed with your natural body oils, they create a scent and vibe completely unique to you — like a fingerprint for the nose! The Corporate Collection will inspire confidence, pride and […]

Help Us Throw A Cookout With All Black Products!

Summer is here! Cookouts, family reunions and block parties are just around the corner. But this Summer, let’s do it right and do it Black: the goal is to have a cookout with ALL Black owned products. From napkins to barbecue sauce to lawn chairs, we need to know about the products that will help […]

I Had A Mouse In My Apartment, I Called A Black Owned Exterminator

I casually walked into the kitchen early in the morning, determined to start my day on purpose. I turned on the light and turned towards my tea kettle but the mouse beat me to it. The mouse and I were face to face, in a stare-off. I have no desire to live with mice but […]