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Gender & Sexuality
Black women, our closeted emotional needs won’t get met
“E pluribus unum”: Federalism is a reactionary structure built on anti-Blackness
Sometimes, I give gentrifiers the wrong directions when they get lost
Don’t get too excited about tech advances. Many are designed to leave Black people behind
Richard Akuson: the ‘A Nasty Boy’ editor talks the future of his queer fashion magazine and life as an asylum seeker in the U.S.
#UnderHisEye and the erasure of Black women in the carceral system
New social media checks for visa applicants show the dangerous transformation of surveillance in the US
Steve McQueen’s ‘Bear’ is an exploration of intimacies among Black men
There’s no such thing as a “progressive prosecutor” in a system designed to criminalize Blackness
How heterosexual Black men project the psycho-sexual traumas of the plantation onto our queer brethren
In and out of the closet: Rejecting the heteronormative binary of “coming out”
The ghost of the racist “father of modern gynecology” is still killing Black infants & child-bearers
‘Pose’ is a masterful piece of queer historical fiction
Being a bi grey asexual means continually redefining desire away from limiting social constructs
Somewhere over the rainbow: Reading the Pride symbol as a queering of the Bible
Anti-Blackness knows no borders: How nation-centric understandings of Blackness fails us
Comic: Cis folks need to stop masking their transphobia as “preference”
Black military men’s bodies are the cost of their patriotism
How Black Mirror’s “Striking Vipers” episode failed bisexual men & trans women
Reproductive justice advocacy requires more than being “pro-choice”
What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?
The silent pain of transwomen—or, why I don’t have male privilege
Resisting constant surveillance in my predominantly white neighborhood
Dear Inbetweener: Finding my place as a bisexual biracial man
Linda Fairstein will always feel justified because there’s no accountability for the violence of white feminism
I want Black time travelers to be a threat to the status quo
I’m tired of seeing my light skin represented in Black media
On being queer and mourning the loss of straight male friendships
The internet, as a digital looking glass, can normalize violence for Black boys
We are more than just good or bad: How the God of the Binary fails Black people
What does “home” mean for Black folks when white violence can so easily invade our dwellings?
Black youth suicide is increasing. We can’t wait to create space to talk about mental health
When people defraud the world by impersonating Black womanhood
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