Gender & Sexuality
We need to talk about anti-vaxxing in Black communities
Sofia Coppola erased Black women from ‘The Beguiled’ because white women always have to be victims
Black and Latinx queer people need safe spaces, too
Feminist triumph in action thrillers has always been for and about white women
White feminism doesn’t know what to do with Amber Rose
If Black innocence never exists to the state, how can passivism and perfect victimhood save us?
Behind Amy Schumer’s ‘Get Out’ joke: The horrible legacy of claiming the Black phallus endangers white women
Reading came first: how I journeyed from hotep to Black queer feminist
Miley Cyrus finally announces the end of her minstrel show, proving once and for all the violence of appropriation
Why seeing the murder of Ashanti Hunter as anti-Black violence does not distract us from fighting for Black men and boys
How Jesse Williams’ divorce highlights the way white-supremacist beauty standards affect relationships
Black men, we need to acknowledge that we are the problem. Let’s talk toxic masculinity.
Why intersectional feminism needs reproductive justice approaches to HIV
Why Stanford accepting the teen who wrote #BlackLivesMatter 100 times on his application does little for Black lives
Rachel Dolezal, Farcical Blackness and ‘Eating the Other’
The Onus of Belonging: On Disability, Disney Princesses, and Finding My Tribe
How femmephobia and the gender binary caused me to hate myself
The Bigots Are Right: The HIV Epidemic Among Black, Gay Men is from Immorality
Call for Submissions: The King Bey Bible
Panther Power: Afeni Shakur and the ‘New York 21’
An Open Letter to Rep. John Lewis
‘Concussion’ Tells the Truth about NFL Medical Neglect
We’re Done Being Polite: A Reflection on the Mizzou Protests
BYP 100 Feature: Black People in New York City Are Not Safe
Lenny Lacy: A New Generation’s Strange Fruit
Violence in Chicago extends beyond the kids who die
A shocking response to a black artist playing dead by a Philadelphia landmark
Floyd Mayweather’s inability to read is anything but funny
Ferguson schools prep for emotional first day back
The question of Blackness: How conversations about Bruno Mars and Cardi B miss the mark
“I’m is talking right”: How the stigma around Black language holds us back from liberation
Reparations will never be given — it’s time we protect the everyday people who take them
Pre-NOI Malcolm X and Redd Foxx’s misadventures to be explored in new comedic cartoon, ‘Little Red’
Local governments still haven’t done much about toxic wastelands in communities of color
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