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Chante' Griffin

Chante' Griffin
Chanté Griffin is a Los Angeles-based writer and performer. She attended Pomona College and Spelman College where she majored in Media Studies. When she’s not writing for her blog, Beneath the Surface, she’s writing for publications like The Root, Los Angeles Magazine, and The Huffington Post. Tweet with her! @yougochante

Why America Must Pass the Chalk to Black Women

This singular moment in Hidden Figures sums up how the U.S. should interact with Black women. During a highly classified government meeting, a group consisting solely of white men tries to figure out how to get astronaut John Glenn into space. Everything is figured out...

Our Purpose, Our Plan


Watch What You Consume… And I’m Not Talking About Food

We all know that drinking tons of sugary drinks, having our fill of fried foods, and the love affair we have with cake is...