Gender & Sexuality
New Mexico publication apologizes after political cartoon portraying immigrants as alley gangsters
Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward signs new two book deal
Pre-K teacher rocks same beautiful hairstyle as skeptical student to prove she loved it
Why #JanetJacksonAppreciationDay was food to my Black woman soul
10 Black AF things to watch/read/listen to before ‘Black Panther’ drops
Rethinking and retooling the “wife school” people always expect Black women to attend
Majority white Vermont high school raises Black Lives Matter flag
Reggae star Shaggy raises 100 million Jamaican dollars for children’s hospital in Jamaica
Jemele Hill is finally out of SportsCenter after a year of controversies, joins The Undisputed
Comic: We know why y’all keep trying to distance yourselves from slavery
Wendy Williams wants society to let #MeToo go
Camila Cabello erases enslaved Africans’ contributions in call to support immigrants at the Grammys
Octavia Spencer reveals Jessica Chastain helped her make 500% more for her acting
Erykah Badu finding “good” in Hitler highlights the limits of Black empathy after slavery
The WSJ, The Root and BYP remind us that social-media-fueled inadequacy doesn’t have to be the norm
The Black barbershop is both toxic and intimate for cishet Black men
The question of Blackness: How conversations about Bruno Mars and Cardi B miss the mark
It’s more than just vulgar words: 45 denies people from Haiti, Belize and Samoa temporary work visas
Lupita Nyong’o is writing a children’s book tackling colorism & self-love for little Black girls
Pre-NOI Malcolm X and Redd Foxx’s misadventures to be explored in new comedic cartoon, ‘Little Red’
Woman convicted of murder for administering black market butt injections dies in prison
“I’m is talking right”: How the stigma around Black language holds us back from liberation
Serena Williams’ powerful Vogue interview on love & parenting highlights the dangers facing Black mothers
‘Black Panther’ shatters advance ticket sales records
Here’s a list of 20 of the dopest Black comics set to takeover 2018. You’re welcome!
As a Black woman, I won’t say #Metoo in Rose McGowan’s* movement
Essence Magazine is back in Black hands!
Kendrick Lamar drops first single from Black Panther soundtrack ft. SZA
“Family Feud” video leads to a feud between the Catholic League and Jay-Z
The Black church isn’t one-dimensional either: How Gullah-Geechee people subvert Christianity to retain Black history
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