WHERE CONSCIOUS MEETS STREETWEAR.
WHERE CONSCIOUS MEETS STREETWEAR.
Cart 0

The Walking Billboard Blog — melanated

"PROTECT BLACK WOMEN & GIRLS"

black girls black women melanated normalize protection

"PROTECT BLACK WOMEN & GIRLS"

Sexual Abuse. Sexual Assault. Sex Trafficking. Sexual Victimization. Domestic Violence. Psychological Abuse. Physical Abuse. Kidnapping. Suicide. Mental Illness. Pregnancy-Related Mortality. Black girls and women have been targeted and under attack at a rate disproportionate than other races. From the hyper sexualization of young girls in the way they dress and how they are introduced to the world through social media, television and film, there is a cause for pause on how we are protecting them from the savages of society. For black women, beginning in the teenage years, we are seen as runaways, promiscuous and seeking validation on the streets....

Read more →


"BLACK CULTURE"

black culture black owned business black women blog for black men blog for black women melanated stories of bravery

"BLACK CULTURE"

Elements of black culture and influence have been appropriated for many years at the expense of black people. Our community would like to believe that we have both the authority and audacity to intimately gate-keep our own culture. And while that is absolute, we can’t ignore the fact that white supremacy is deeply rooted in the blatant theft and appropriation of our history, music, fashion and quite frankly the biggest money maker, sports.While white influencers are gaining more social media engagement, followers and even compensation for brand representation, our black influencers aren’t as privileged. Our culture is rich in authenticity...

Read more →

Item is added to cart