“I can’t remember if I cried, when I read about his widowed bride. But something touched me deep inside, the day the music died.” — American Pie, Don McLean.
“Fifty years ago they said that single mothers were the downfall of America. Now that white women are single mothers, they’re calling it creative family structure. I’m here to say to you that all the narratives you get about what is wrong with Black women; I think Black women are the savior of this country.” ~Dr. Brittney Cooper at Essence Fest 2018