Who You Want To Be, Who You Are & Who You Will Be

Wasn't sure what to write about for my final black history month post so I decided to write this. If you have missed any of the post from my #BHMWithSaabirah series you can read them all here. On the train from an event at Google thinking about what the event was all about and how … Continue reading Who You Want To Be, Who You Are & Who You Will Be

Why Black People Don’t Have To Be Inclusive

Throughout my time supporting black owned businesses and attending events with a heavy focus on the back community. I have noticed that the conversation about including white or non-black people always comes up at some point. I completely understand why this conversation is being had, any business should be open to as many customers as … Continue reading Why Black People Don’t Have To Be Inclusive

Challenging The Angry Black Woman [Guest Post]

  I started writing a post on how black women are policed when it comes to our emotions. I pulled reference to Serena Williams’ public display at frustration over her recent US Open tennis final and how this was instantly characterized by the world media as brutish, aggressive and a host of other negative words … Continue reading Challenging The Angry Black Woman [Guest Post]

What Is Your Legacy? – Black People & Our Legacies

"What is your legacy?" The moment I heard Jay from Curlture ask us this at last years Black British Bloggers event I have been wracking my brain thinking about my own legacy. It's easy for me to just drift into the background and simply exist. Since I started blogging I have not only found my … Continue reading What Is Your Legacy? – Black People & Our Legacies