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Beloved Black sitcoms and what we can learn from nostalgia

The thing about nostalgia, though, is that it can cloud our vision and often even skews our perspective on the reality of what we actually experienced.

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How the imagination of the ‘Lovecraft Country’ writer’s room failed us

There is magic and mystery in Lovecraft Country, but what the writers have imagined with it has turned out to be disappointing and irresponsible.

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Trauma doesn’t turn you into a bad person

I don’t know if I’m always strong, but I know that every time I have survived trauma it was because I took the power to heal.

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Is your crowdfunding support colorist? Probably.

If we don’t interrogate the ways we re-inforce colorism, Trumpism can die tomorrow and we’ll still have a world that prioritizes light skinned tears.

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  • Black Youth Project has joined forces with AirGo for a year-long #BYPSpotlight series, featuring our favorite Black academics and activists. This month’s #BYPSpotlight... more

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