Gender & Sexuality
Esperanza Spalding joins Harvard University faculty
Rick Ross won’t sign a female rapper because he thinks he’s “gotta f**k a couple times” first
Michael Vick thinks Colin Kaepernick should cut his hair to be more “presentable”
‘The Girl With All The Gifts’ and Black girls destroying the world to save themselves
R. Kelly denies accusations of leading a “cult”
We are in a queer media movement, but is increased visibility the answer to violence?
On ‘4:44’, maleness, and the performance of the public apology
Sofia Coppola erased Black women from ‘The Beguiled’ because white women always have to be victims
Notorious B.I.G.’s estate calls out Jenner Sisters for stealing the icons image
2 Chainz uses Pink Trap House for free HIV Testing
Why can’t we defend Blackness when a Black person does something wrong?
Jay-Z pens column asking artists to use their platform for social justice
Chance the Rapper wins BET’s Humanitarian Award at just 24
Ohio State football recruit Tyreke Smith wore the most pro-Black shirt ever on his visit
Dr. Dre pledges $10 million to Compton performing arts center
Feminist triumph in action thrillers has always been for and about white women
Steve Harvey makes jokes about Flint water crisis during radio show
White feminism doesn’t know what to do with Amber Rose
Warriors reportedly won’t be visiting Trump’s White House
It’s even harder to watch ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ when you know Black women’s history
First ‘Black Panther’ trailer drops in epic blackness glory
It’s time to stop trying to integrate ‘SNL’
Yara Shahidi is headed to Harvard this fall
Chicago teens sound off on Jason Whitlock, LeBron James, and racism in America
LeBron James responds to racial slurs spray-painted on L.A. home
Gina Prince-Bythewood becomes first woman of color to direct Marvel superhero film
Behind Amy Schumer’s ‘Get Out’ joke: The horrible legacy of claiming the Black phallus endangers white women
Jury selected for Bill Cosby trial
Harvard student Obasi Shaw turns rap album in for thesis project
Colin Kaepernick donates jersey to the Smithsonian
Kylie Jenner allegedly unfollowed Rihanna after Fenty because white women hate losing to Black women
Progressive wing of the DNC shaken up in an act signaling a move away from Sanders
Staffers on Showtime’s ‘The Chi’ should know discarding food in a food desert is insensitive
Comic: Anti-Black feelings about natural hair don’t just affect Black women
How the state uses “police morale” to divert from the violence inherent to policing
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