Gender & Sexuality
Comic: Stop pretending there’s no room for people of color in the fantasy realm
You ain’t responsible for protecting your fave from critique
PTSD is more common than you think
“Why can’t we just let Black people enjoy something?”
‘MTV Shuga’ is a messy millennial edutainment series educating African youth about sexual health
Africa must decolonise the violent patriarchy solidified by white colonialism
Black mental health care needs to involve more than therapy
Asian Americans increasingly on the white side of the class divide, rate the economy accordingly
Masturbation as resistance, because I deserve to cum
When your mother is your first abuser
Janelle Monáe and the road to ‘Dirty Computer’
In an anti-Black capitalist society, the guilt of Black “success” is almost unavoidable
Black women have been organizing against R. Kelly since long before his #MeToo reckoning
I don’t want as many “chances” to f*ck up as Kanye
Comic: Stop stealing from Black women
Iconic Black men are falling from grace. Good.
We let Kanye get away with being Kanye for too long
Waffle House, Starbucks, and the unalterable anti-Black, patriarchal violence of newsworthiness
Janelle Monáe’s ‘Pynk’ subtly acknowledges the existence of trans bodies, but we deserve more than that
Stop misusing “people of color” to erase issues specific to Black people
The tragedy and hilarity of Iyanla Vanzant’s ‘Fix My Life’ antics with Hazel-E
Weed legalization highlights how progressive policies deceptively re-entrench anti-Black dynamics
A brief history of reactionary white violence in America
The bittersweetness in Junot Diaz’s #MeToo moment and how men traumatize women on their way to healing
“Thinking Blackly”: State violence, U.S. law, and legal death dealing
A Black woman transforms conditioned silence into language: How Audre Lorde induced my rebirth
UCPD’s shooting of student in mental health crisis highlights the academy’s role in police brutality
White liberals stay predicting dystopias caused by whiteness—without doing anything about it
GA officials don’t suspect foul play after finding body of missing CDC employee Timothy Cunningham
I need white people to control their guns AND their sons
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
Why the NYC specialized high school exam is discriminatory and must be terminated.
To the friend who said I should be thankful for my online harassment while cosplaying: I ain’t thankful for shit
What I learned about the work it takes to protect children from anti-Blackness from being homeschooled
Our hair is a map to freedom: What I learned about resistance from the “1st” free Black town in the Americas
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