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  • Bravado Goals

    Good Hair Don’t Care

     “I used to look at all the Black models, actresses and girls on social media embracing their natural hair and think to myself, man I wish I could be one.” A few months ago I finally...
    September 25, 2017 69 0
  • Opinions

    Bou’Jae II The New Black Owned Gluten Free Vodka

    Everyone loves a good cocktail and often discuss the hierarchy of their favorite brands. What most people don’t know is that a few parent companies control the industry. Ciroc for example is owned by Diageo who also owns Ketel...
    July 10, 2016 1267 0
  • Bravado Goals

    Set Your Own Standards

    “My current #BravadoGoal is to inspire through visuals embodying and representing West African cultures. A way to re-teach our people, especially our women, alternatives to what they should feel like,think like, or do in order to...
    June 17, 2016 775 0
  • Co Founder

    Shakira Polite

    As a Woman,  I wish to be revered. As a Mother, I wish to be proud.   As the founder of Black Bravado, my goal is to create a new narrative that evokes self worth amongst...
    June 17, 2016 839 0
  • Bravado Goals

    THIS IS 50!

    As I turn 50 I often find myself in a state of reflection. I look back on my life and think about how eventful, yet rewarding it’s been. I feel that the term Black Bravado describes...
    June 5, 2016 803 0
  • Bravado Goals

    I’m in a Seeking Phase

    “I wish I had a concrete goal in mind. I feel like I need to get to work on my vision board and then maybe things will get clear for me. I’m in a seeking phase right...
    June 5, 2016 697 0

About us

Black Bravado is improving the state of people of color in America by shifting the narrative on what it means to be Black and excellent. Here, everyday people share their goals, accomplishments and stories of perseverance creating a community that incites us to act.

bra·va·do : a bold , swaggering display of courage.

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