Gender & Sexuality
Missing pages of Malcolm X’s autobiography purchased by the Schomburg Center at NY auction
A course is being taught at a New York college on the crisis of white masculinity and it’s about time
Buffy is Black now
Jordan Peele buys out theater to support ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ fanning more ‘Get Out’ comparisons
NFL temporarily suspends anthem policy after Miami Dolphins plan harsh penalties for protests
‘Sorry to Bother You’ is a study of the Black working class and the seductive appeal of capitalism
Shuri returns to the throne in her own Marvel comic by Nnedi Okorafor
Cornel West sparks spirited discussion about democracy at Dartmouth on 25th anniversary of ‘Race Matters’
‘Little Apple’ web series follows Black girl superhero fighting against racism in Harlem
Social media calls out France’s racism, islamophobia after 2018 World Cup win
‘The First Purge’ is satisfying and cathartic, just as Black horror should be
Poet Simone John talks her book ‘Testify’ and Sandra Bland’s legacy on the anniversary of her death in AAIHS interview
The NFL Player’s Association officially challenges league’s anthem policy with grievance
‘Pose’ actress Indya Moore to star in, executive produce Frankenstein retelling ‘Magic Hour’
Black nerds unite: Blerd City Con is coming to New York!
Wakanda wins the World Cup! Artist designs incredible jerseys for the fictional ‘Black Panther’ country
Anti-Blackness serves again?: Serena Williams is drug-tested more than any other top US tennis player
Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions hires Black queer scholar to ensure better representation
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
Rwandan publishing house Imagine We is cultivating African storytelling for global readers
Smithsonian Museum of African American History acquires Wakandan artifacts
With Mary J. Blige set to star in ‘Body Cam’, we may have another Black horror hit soon
How do you mourn an abuser?: Rapper XXXtentacion killed outside motorcycle dealership in Florida
Jordan Peele will finally bring his Black horror genius to HBO with ‘Lovecraft Country’
How I learned to stop torturing myself in hopes of getting to “the good part” of bad entertainment
Poetry reading is up in America, but there’s still more work to be done to sustain readers
Kim Kardashian West lobbied to commute Alice Marie Johnson’s cruel sentence. Now she’s out.
Watch: Kofi Siriboe’s new documentary leads a necessary discussion about Black mental health
‘The First Purge’ will finally center people of color in its violent, dystopian narrative
Pusha-T’s second diss of Drake takes feud to new levels, with some calling it a low blow
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
Jussie Smollett attack under new scrutiny after CPD won’t substantiate unnamed sources “staged” claim
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
R. Kelly may soon be facing a new trial for sexually assaulting another 14-year-old girl
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