Gloria Alamrew Gloria is an Ethiopian-Canadian culture writer and editor. With a background in philosophy, her writing focuses on critical analysis - honing in on why things are, as opposed to what they are; her writing centres around Blackness, culture, and womanhood, and the myriad ways they intersect. Gloria has written for distinguished publications such as Refinery29, InStyle, The Site Magazine, Well + Good, Huffington Post Black Voices, ZORA Magazine, and CBC, among others. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.