Christine’s blog has been named one of the best working mom blogs to follow for support, laughs and advice. All of Christine Michel Carter’s articles for other publications are housed here. From #blackgirlmagic to breastfeeding, Christine Michel Carter has covered it for major publications- including Forbes, TIME, Harper’s BAZAAR, Parents, Health, and Women’s Health.
In partnership with The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights’ campaign, And Still, I Vote, mom and entrepreneur Tina Knowles-Lawson shared an open letter to Congress last Thursday urging officials to protect the voting rights of all registered voters, especially the Black and Brown communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. https://www.forbes.com/sites/christinecarter/2020/06/29/dozens-of-black-celebrity-mothers-advocate-for-house-of-representatives-heroes-act/#3fbc139a7c76
How you engage your children in talks around race can make all the difference in their inclusiveness of others. These are the best ways white parents can lead impactful and meaningful conversations with their kids to dismantle racism. https://www.parents.com/kids/responsibility/racism/the-white-parent-s-guide-to-raising-anti-racist-kids/
Biden will need to convince black moms why he’s worthy. In light of the global pandemic and recent civil unrest, black mothers are exhausted. These women are being vocal about issues and injustices, seeking solutions from prospective political candidates- and voting out incumbents without answers. https://www.forbes.com/sites/christinecarter/2020/06/04/without-question-biden-needs-black-mothers-to-win-the-2020-presidential-election/#6090283722d8
The month of April is recognized in the United States as National Minority Health Month – a month-long initiative to advance health equity across the country on behalf of all racial and ethnic minorities. Today marks the start of Black Maternal Health Week (April 11-17). I want to acknowledge all the groups like 2020
Actress and producer Tika Sumpter and business executive Thai Randolph are looking to replicate the Netflix strategy and personalize content for Black mothers with their new venture. https://www.forbes.com/sites/christinecarter/2020/03/23/sugaberry-new-lifestyle-brand-created-by-and-for-modern-moms-of-color-launches/#437c1b22726f