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Gender & Sexuality
I’ve been intentionally single for 2 years & it’s the best gift I could give myself in a patriarchal world
Contending with the violent history surrounding Black wombs as I await fatherhood
The underrated brilliance of Cynthia Erivo as Darlene Sweet in ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’
Intergenerational trauma is gendered, and other life lessons from my Black mother & sister
Defending “Nipsey Hussle’s widow” and other hollow gestures for Black women
How defiant Black women athletes like Surya Bonaly and Serena Williams inspire me and help lay the groundwork for the future
Black men need to abandon “pimp” culture and support Black women sex workers
Cyntoia Brown’s clemency is a glimmer of hope for Black girls and the ones who protect them
Tennessee governor Bill Haslam grants Cyntoia Brown clemency after serving 15 years
Britain’s non-white workers earn £3.2bn less than their white peers every year for same work
U.S. incidence rates of uterine cancer on the rise, with the heaviest toll on Black women
How do I admit I’m lonely when this world only values the ones who get ‘chosen’?
“Home is the most dangerous place for women” worldwide, says UN. And in the US, Black women are most likely to killed by partners
How Christian theology contributes to Black men’s dehumanizing expectations of Black women in relationships
Doctors refused to diagnose my chronic illness because this world ignores Black women’s pain
Marches in NY, D.C. call for emphasis on the rights of Black women to overturn status quo
A Black feminist pleasure praxis acknowledges and affirms the possibility for Black women’s sexual pleasure
Ro Élori Cutno’s “Wife School” has always failed Black Women by peddling misogynoir to teach submission
Our hair is a map to freedom: What I learned about resistance from the “1st” free Black town in the Americas
Imagining conversations between two legendary Black women who embodied greatness: Whitney and Serena
I thought my transness would betray my Blackness. I was wrong.
Letter to my Black mother who wants me to forgive the world when I saw it try to kill her
R. Kelly gripes about snowballing sexual abuse allegations in new 19-minute track “I Admit”
Comic: Revolution means nothing if it doesn’t include Black women and Black queer folks
Anti-Blackness serves again?: Serena Williams is drug-tested more than any other top US tennis player
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
Chicago activists accuse police of negligence as Black girls and women continue disappearing
When is it #TimesUp for white women who don’t recognize Black women’s boundaries?
Urban planning pioneer Toni Griffin wins award after subverting rules to highlight segregation
In South Fulton, Georgia, where Black women hold all top offices, can they set a new model for law enforcement?
Linda Fairstein will always feel justified because there’s no accountability for the violence of white feminism
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
Dear Inbetweener: Finding my place as a bisexual biracial man
Resisting constant surveillance in my predominantly white neighborhood
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