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Gender & Sexuality
Resisting constant surveillance in my predominantly white neighborhood
We are more than just good or bad: How the God of the Binary fails Black people
Coverage of sex work keeps making white women dangerous victims in the name of progress
‘Mixed-ish’ and the anti-Black myth of post-racial insulated societies
‘A Million Little Things’ powerfully reflects the truth of many Black folk’s mental health struggle
When therapists gaslight Black people into tranquility instead of validating our legitimate anxieties
Sexual assault programs must address racial power dynamics & acknowledge the history of racist lies about assault
Why racial disparities in U.S. maternal health are so terrible, and what you can do about it
2020 candidates are finally talking about reparations. It’s time to deepen the debate
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
Nipsey Hussle’s death warrants more than a “Black Man Take Down” conspiracy theory
I grew up thinking that my body was blemished by Blackness
Chills down my spinal degeneration: Why we need Black queer disabled kink
Associating disability with weakness made it impossible to embrace my autism
How targeting Ilhan Omar instead of white supremacy furthered both anti-Semitism & Islamophobia
I have no interest in “white allies”
Black queer people were never #allJussieSmollett
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
Dem leaders join smear campaign against Congresswoman Omar for her critiques of AIPAC & Israel
Colleges sanitizing remnants of white supremacy on their campuses isn’t progress
What Future’s fear of admitting his sobriety says about our unhealthy expectation for Black pain
Black excellence?: How a school abused Black students & got fame for sending them to Ivy Leagues
2nd Black gay man has died in the home of prominent liberal donor and white gay “ally” Ed Buck
Reconciling ‘glorious healing’ & the ‘loving refusal’ of intracommunal violence in an era of disposability
Why do so many others want to claim Blackness if it means oppression?
Anti-Black bullying in schools devastates children. We need to invest in their healing
How liberal discourse that distances migrants from “criminals” obscures the crimes of this anti-Black state
Your perfect work record won’t protect you if you’re Black and don’t stay in your place
What Black Brits want African Americans to know about race and racism in the U.K.
How Black Mirror’s “Striking Vipers” episode failed bisexual men & trans women
Black military men’s bodies are the cost of their patriotism
What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?
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