Stacia L. Brown

Editorial Fellow for Community Engagement

Stacia L. Brown is Colorlines' Editorial Fellow for Community Engagement. During her 12-month fellowship, Stacia is developing new ways to foster productive dialogue with and among our readers. In sum, she’s here to increase the sense of community between our readers, the Colorlines reporters and the newsmakers we cover.

Stacia is the founder of Beyond Baby Mamas, a social media community dedicated to single mothers of color. The group provides a safe space for moms to share stories and dialogue on issues large and small, from the political to the emotional. She’s also a founding blogger at PostBourgie and a regular contributor to The Atlantic’s The Sexes blog and to Huffington Post Live.

You can reach Stacia at

The Untold Story of Black Fatherhood

The constant refrain about a crisis of black fatherhood obscures out a far more complex reality in black families.

Colorlines' Twitter Community Talks Gun Violence Aftermath

Colorlines discussed long-term effects of gun violence in a Twitter chat held this afternoon.

Here's What Our Twitter Community Had to Say About Black Men and Unemployment

Our Twitter chat on black men and unemployment unearthed hard truths about job market inequity.

Live Chat: What's Next for White Privilege?

What should come after you check your privilege?

Help Us Celebrate Trayvon Martin's 19th Birthday

The trending Twitter hashtag, #19forTrayvon, commemorates Martin’s birthday and marks opportunities lost to him.

Imara Jones Discusses What's Next for Government in #ShutdownChat2

Imara Jones spoke with our Twitter community about the personal and political fallout of the government shutdown.

Colorlines' #ShutdownChat with Imara Jones

Imara Jones joined Colorlines for a Twitter chat this morning. Here’s the Storify.

Hoodies Up Next: Keep Our Justice for Trayvon Chat Going

Colorlines received overwhelming feedback to yesterday’s live chat discussing how to find true Justice for Trayvon Martin through long-term activism.

LIVE CHAT: What's Justice for Trayvon?

Watch the conversation here at 12p eastern and join it on Twitter at #HoodiesUpNext.