Rethinking and retooling the “wife school” people always expect Black women to attend

In this conversation, which is always heteropatriarchal and cisnormative, one of my chief concerns is what we should be teaching Black women about marriage.


‘Black Lightning’ gives hope to nerdy Black kids like me

It makes me proud to finally have a television show with out-of-this-world awesomeness that has Black American experience at the center.


Four Oscar nominations offer more proof that ‘Get Out’ is game-changing storytelling

I cannot help but feel that this recognition for Get Out might be a turning point towards something better and more inclusive.


A history of white valor: How World War II stories were made to erase violence against Africa

By Lewam Dejen As a Black woman, a diasporic transplant and a student in and of the West, I find myself... more



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