traveling while black

I Used to Want to Drive Across America. Ya Know, See Some America and Shit. I Have Three Kids Now. *CENSOR* That.

I Used to Want to Drive Across America. Ya Know, See Some America and Shit. I Have Three Kids Now. *CENSOR* That.

There was a time when nothing sounded more romantic to me (in the fun and adventure sense of the word) than driving across America and seeing all that she had to offer. I grew up as an Army brat
She Did It! Jessica Nabongo Is the 1st Black Woman to Visit Every Country in the World

She Did It! Jessica Nabongo Is the 1st Black Woman to Visit Every Country in the World

The last time we saw world traveler—no, adventurer—Jessica Nabongo, it was this past July in New Orleans at the 2019 Essence Festival. But while NOLA is an undeniably exciting city (and Essence Fest
Doctor Told to Cover Up Romper on Flight From Jamaica Says American Airlines’ Apology Isn’t Enough

Doctor Told to Cover Up Romper on Flight From Jamaica Says American Airlines’ Apology Isn’t Enough

American Airlines has formally apologized to Dr. Latisha “Tisha” Rowe for pulling her off a flight from Jamaica to Miami because her romper was deemed inappropriate by a flight attendant. But in an
Is Anywhere Safe? Brittany Packnett and Symone Sanders Attacked in Delta Airlines Lounge

Is Anywhere Safe? Brittany Packnett and Symone Sanders Attacked in Delta Airlines Lounge

You know, activists deserve vacations, too. (Possibly even more so than most.)Read more...
Black Woman Kicked Off Delta-SkyWest Flight Over Airplane-Mode Dispute Still Seeking Answers

Black Woman Kicked Off Delta-SkyWest Flight Over Airplane-Mode Dispute Still Seeking Answers

In late June, cellphone video taken on a Delta-Skywest plane circulated around social media. Posted by Robyn Rodgers on Facebook and an Instagram account under her alias, Deejay Reborn, the videos
Travel Goals: Jessica Nabongo Wants to Be the 1st Black Woman to Visit Every Country

Travel Goals: Jessica Nabongo Wants to Be the 1st Black Woman to Visit Every Country

World traveler Jessica Nabongo is not just traveling the globe for fun. She wants to be the first black woman to visit all 195 countries, and is blazing a trail for black travelers.Read more...