Gender & Sexuality
‘Detroit’ and 10 other films about race that completely fail by centering the white gaze
Another NFL team passes on Colin Kaepernick for an arguably inferior quarterback
We can’t talk about Black Greek hazing without talking about slavery
“Representation matters,” but not more than everything else
Anthony Scaramucci fired 10 days into new position, before his official start date
How two young Black Chicago women are using art and activism to change narratives about Black communities
On being left for white men
HBO green lights series about a world where the Confederacy won
Reflections on my thirty-four years as a Black man with mental illness
On ‘4:44’, maleness, and the performance of the public apology
We need to talk about anti-vaxxing in Black communities
We need to pay attention to the Indigenous activism that is happening in Canada right now
From Black Brazil to the Black America: The Importance of Transnational Solidarity
Sofia Coppola erased Black women from ‘The Beguiled’ because white women always have to be victims
Why can’t we defend Blackness when a Black person does something wrong?
Black and Latinx queer people need safe spaces, too
Two women, 41 and 32, shot and killed in Chicago’s Washington Park
Why reproductive justice is essential to understanding gene editing
Second Emmett Till marker defaced in Mississippi
Memorial honoring Nabra Hassanen, slain Muslim teen, set on fire
How Trump’s anti-Black, anti-poor, and anti-LGBTQ administration affects marginalized people
Stop hoping “the shooter” isn’t Black.
How I am managing toxic relationships with Bill Cosby rape apologists
The system isn’t failing us because it isn’t ours
Feminist triumph in action thrillers has always been for and about white women
Juneteenth and our post-emancipation fight for liberation
White feminism doesn’t know what to do with Amber Rose
1 year after Pulse, the vulnerability (and strength) of queer people of color is more apparent than ever
More Than a Token: Parting reflections on being Black at the University of Chicago
The Case of Quilombo: Black Students Fight to Stay in Brazilian Universities
Cyntoia Brown is being failed by the justice system because she’s a black woman
Stolen bodies, Stolen land: Contemplating Blackness and Indigeneity
Comic: When white people think ancestry is easy
Who owns the Black experience?: Decolonizing theory & how the academy commodifies Black life
Malcolm X’s daughters are launching a clothing line!
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