Breonna Taylor’s death and the handling of her case have drawn attention to the lack of value placed on Black female lives in America.
“I can’t breathe.” These were the last words of several Black men before they were killed by police. Here’s a list of 5 Black men who uttered these words.
People-pleasing is a dangerous and unhealthy habit. We break down what it is and how to overcome it in 3 easy steps in our latest Know Your Worth edition.
Happy fathers day! We are celebrating this day with the story of Noah. Read 3 fatherly pieces of advice that we picked up from Noah’s story that can hopefully help you in your journey with fatherhood.
A Kiss on a first date can reveal a lot about your partner’s intention. Kissing on a first date can be a very challenging activity to conduct on a first date. Most people are comfortable with kissing on a first date based on the chemistry they sparked between their partners. On the other hand, some […]
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Father’s Day is this Sunday! Read our father-approved gift guide that you can use to find the perfect last minute gift for your “old man”!
“Yeah, the 4th of July is great, but have you heard of Juneteenth?”
Father’s day is right around the corner! This year, we want to celebrate 5 amazing Black celebrity fathers who love being family men.
Not every talent is a calling. Just because you are good at something does not mean it is your calling. Learn how to find your calling in God’s ministry.
It is not enough just to be “not racist” anymore. We need to collectively be anti-racist and pro-black if we want to achieve racial inequality in and throughout society.
SPOILER ALERT: God will not choose one race over another! He loves us all the same. He will only choose those who hold His will above all else.
We have a list of things that you can do to support the Black community during these times of conflict, pain, and hurting.
To be silent is to be complicit. Racism is not only amoral, but it is sinful. God does not want racism in His world.
When Jesus returns, He will take the righteous with Him to spend eternity in Heaven. Where do you think He will return? How will He gather His people?
In this article, we will be outlining the top 4 lessons that we learned from Job’s story that we can use to fight the battle within.
Job’s story is one of power, depression, loneliness, integrity, sickness, and loss. In part one of this mini-series, we dive into Job’s story. Stay tuned for part two, where we apply Job’s story to battling obstacles today.
Colourism. For many this work brings feelings of pain and insecurity. Read to learn more about how colourism affects Black people in the Western world.
There are millions of men and women around the world that are experiencing barrenness. Our team at motivating.academy prays that God will favour you. If you are among those who are struggling to conceive a child, know that this is nothing to be ashamed of. You are not alone. Remember God is in control of […]
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This article is part of The Melanin Series’ “Know Your Worth” short-read miniseries. This series addresses the varying elements of knowing one’s value and self-worth. When you hear the word integrity what do you think of? For me, as I was growing up, I did not think about integrity as an important part of developing my self-worth. […]
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Losing someone due to death is a difficult and painful loss. If you have recently experienced loss, the motivating.academy team sympathizes with you.
#BlackGirlMagic is not just a hashtag. It is a movement. Uncover the mystery behind #BlackGirlMagic and why 7 years after its creation it is still relevant.
The Melanin Series would like to wish all mothers and motherly figures a wonderful mother’s day. Today, we want to honour these strong, dedicated women by providing them with encouragement, support, and love.
Who is the most famous person of all time? Can you guess who it is? The answer is guaranteed to shock you. Read to find out just who this person is!
A video of 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery’s shooting death surfaced on social media, and it is sparking international outrage across social media.
Are you thinking of becoming a Christian. This article has a step-by-step guide on how to become a Christian.
Envy is dangerous. If you are experiencing envy or want to know what it is, we have all that you need to learn about this powerful source of negativity.
There is nothing quite like the love of a mother! We’ve created a list of 5 amazing Black moms. See who made the list!
Not too long ago, our world was beautiful, safe, healthy, simple and peaceful. There was joy, friendship and excitement. Do you remember this time?
We want to continue yesterday’s article by providing 3 quarantine-style, résumé-building tips for recent Black college grads. Get that dream job!
In part 1 of this two-part article, we look at the reality of job hunting for Black, college graduates during the coronavirus pandemic.
Did I just read that right? “Travelling during quarantine”? That’s kind of impossible, right? Wrong! While you may not be able to physically travel and visit other countries while in quarantine, you can definitely explore your favourite destinations.
Our editor, Jas, shares her journey of navigating life as a Black millennial with you with the hopes that you can build your relationship with Christ.
Having a healthier lifestyle does not entirely mean that you should eat healthily or visit your doctor often. The choices you make determine how healthy your lifestyle is
Do we value ourselves according to God’s expectations? Are we our brother’s keeper? If not, then we should be ashamed of ourselves.
Forming strong values is a key part of establishing your self-worth. What are your values? Learn more about the importance of establishing your values.
While we are in the end time, this is not the end. There is life after the coronavirus. What will you do with your life once this pandemic ends?
In a time like now, with the coronavirus threatening the world, we need to pray and ask God for His grace and mercy. Learn how to pray in this article.
Federal justice systems are currently releasing inmates from their federal prisons in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Read this article to learn more.
On April 1, 1984, Motown and soul artist Marvin Gaye died of a gunshot wound to the heart. This was just one day before his 45th birthday.
Humility is an important part of discovering your self-worth. Learn about what humility truly is and how you can practice it daily.
On March 25, 1807, Britain prohibited the slave trade in the United Kingdom by enacting the Slave Trade Act. Learn more about this historic event and modern forms of slavery.
From party cities to calm, enchanting towns, we have a list of wonderful places that you should visit. Which one of our places is #1? Read to find out!
Do you know your worth? Learn how to work towards your value and self-worth by through building your self-esteem.
Every day is a day full of blessings and we should be quick to give thanks for the little things. Find out some of the blessings that you have in front of you today.
On March 18, 2018, in Sacramento, California, police officers shot and killed Stephon Clark. Clark, who was a 22-year-old African-American man, was unarmed.
Chains are meant to fasten objects down. You should not allow them to hold you down. Learn how to break free from the mental chains in your life.
Ladies and gentlemen, it is 2020, yet you are still single. You have had your share of dates and relationships, but you are still single. Why do you think this is the case? Read our tips to help you find your perfect love.
Self-care is a practice of self-love and self-respect. Read our research-based self-care tips to achieve peace, success and confidence.
Hi, my name is Jaz and I have 4C hair. I document my hair journey and uncover the politics woven into our locs and tresses.
If you are experiencing depression or struggling to reach your goals, then this article may be for you. Find hope and help with our words of encouragement.
Contributions by Black artists made to music is Black excellence at its finest. Read our list of top 10 songs to listen to before Black History Month ends.
The case of George Stinney Jr. is a tragic reminder of injustice in America.
These Olympian moms are silencing their critics by being champions on and off the field. Read our list of 7 amazing Black Olympian moms.
This Black History Month, we wanted to honor the Black leaders who have contributed to the legacy of Black people.
Losing weight is not as hard as people make it seems to be. How to lose weight fast? Weight gain commonly appears in your face first, then your belly. Before you know it, you have gained fat and weight everywhere. Rapid weight gain changes everything. All of a sudden, you have a completely new life. […]
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