Gender & Sexuality
Jelani Maraj, brother of Nicki Minaj, convicted of child sexual assault and endangerment
Beyonce joins the star-studded cast of the live-action ‘Lion King’
What Kevin Spacey’s “apology” says about how whiteness operates in marginalized spaces
Study confirms why TV representation is failing, there aren’t enough Black writers in Hollywood
Who needs white awards for Black Excellence? No, I’m not “just happy to be nominated”
National Book Award-winner Jacqueline Woodson signs two-book deal with Riverhead Books
White sexuality is a breeding ground for white violence
Meet Ruth E Carter, the Black woman behind the costumes of “Black Panther”‘s Wakanda
R. Kelly’s ex, media personality Kitti Jones, details abusive relationship to Rolling Stone
Three ways Black veganism challenges white supremacy (unlike conventional veganism)
Latest Black Panther trailer: We are all going to Wakanda soon, but not soon enough!
In the battle of racism vs. sexism, Black women always lose
Nnedi Okorafor penning first Marvel Comics series set in a real African city
Netflix’s Marsha P. Johnson film rocked by allegations of uncredited use of Black trans woman’s work
The violent fat phobia in Michael Blackson’s terrible “joke” about sexual assault claims
Erotic race play reveals how white supremacy is a perversion of unmatched proportions
Michigan Police Director Kriste Kibbey Etue mocks NFL protests on Facebook, will keep job
They should be grateful: Black athletes and the right to protest
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
The NFL boycott is steeped in misogynoir and I’m not participating
‘That Black Couple’ podcast delivers thoughtful social commentary and ratchet fun
If Colin Kaepernick is for Black lives, he won’t go back to the NFL
Michael Bennett pens letter detailing being profiled by Las Vegas police
Cleveland police refuse to carry flag at Brown’s game in National Anthem counter-protest
Jim Brown thinks Colin Kaepernick should choose between football and activism
Beyoncé pledges to give aid to hometown of Houston following Harvey
Yes, I hated Sansa because of her (white) femininity
Erica DeValve, wife of Cleveland Brown’s player, reminds us not to make him a “white savior”
Petition started to replace Confederate statue with sculpture of Missy Elliot
NFL players continue National Anthem protest as new season begins
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