Black witnessing is an insistence on Black being: Re-membering those who were lynched

Modern instances of lynching continue to render us invisible and terrorized, yet it is the power of our testimony, the demand that the terror they wrought is “going to stay with” them.


When is it #TimesUp for white women who don’t recognize Black women’s boundaries?

By Rachael Edwards I’m not a touchy-feely person. Like most humans, I appreciate having a say in whose... more


Jordan Peele will finally bring his Black horror genius to HBO with ‘Lovecraft Country’

People say that the outrageous levels of intolerance and bigotry are not indicative of who we are as Americans, but Lovecraft Country will showcase a part of our history that proves them wrong.


Learning to love my androgynous and masculine Black womanhood

I have many traumas from the social conditioning of compulsory femininity, more than I am willing to share here. Like a thousand paper cuts, they add up to something unspeakably painful.



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