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Gender & Sexuality
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.
The challenges of raising a Black & Native child when they’re seen as mutually exclusive stereotypes
‘The Haunting of Hill House’ & the colonial obsession with salvaging a world of suffering for the sake of sanity
Being a Black teacher is not enough for Black children
My ancestors didn’t die for the right to vote, and we are allowed to question them anyway
The story of Black queer women imprisoned for defending themselves to reminds us this criminal system cannot save us
Brian Kemp is using his current job to repress Black votes in fight against Abrams for GA governor
To deal with intergenerational Black trauma, we must care for our elders
Social media breaks aren’t self-care for Black people who feel isolated offline
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