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Gender & Sexuality
‘The House That Will Not Stand’ is not a celebration of affluent Black women, it’s an indictment of the racial caste system
Dollar stores replace grocery stores in low-income Black communities at alarming rates, one town is fighting the surge
Trump admin releases propaganda filled report about Socialism that only shows they don’t understand anything
You are worth more than what you did today despite what anti-Black capitalism says
‘Sorry to Bother You’ is a study of the Black working class and the seductive appeal of capitalism
New concerns over shifting costs to patients as private equity firms gobble up health care providers
In an anti-Black capitalist society, the guilt of Black “success” is almost unavoidable
Wall Street is trying to siphon money from a distressed Puerto Rico in latest episode of “Disaster Capitalism”
White liberals stay predicting dystopias caused by whiteness—without doing anything about it
Black Lives Matter Cincinnati changes its name, issues scathing critique of national BLM network
Dodge bastardizes Dr. King sermon to try and sell cars in Super Bowl ad
Who owns the Black experience?: Decolonizing theory & how the academy commodifies Black life
California uses imprisoned women to fight record-breaking fires
Yes, Black liberals commodify Black Lives Matter too and it’s a major problem
Why You Can’t Understand Black History Without a Critique of Capitalism
NYC Public Library System Drops $300M on Midtown Branch, While Harlem Library is Outrageously Underfunded
Hundreds of NYC Fast Food Workers Are on Strike
The Nation: From the Deep South to the Midwest, a Generation Demands Justice
Detroit is Biggest City in U.S. History to File for Bankruptcy
Lauryn Hill Rails Against Racism, Oppression and IRS in Open Letter
Two Whole Foods Employees Suspended for Speaking Spanish
Chicago Closes 50 Public Schools, While Spending $100 Million on Private Stadium Project?!
Dear Thurgood Marshall Jr, Why Are You On The Board Of Directors For CCA?
STUDY: Body Mass Index of Low-Income African Americans Linked to Proximity to Fast Food
Milwaukee Set to Become Fifth City Where Fast Food Workers Strike
Uni-ball Releases Racist Ad Mocking Black Men in Prison
PepsiCo Ends Mountain Dew Partnership w/ Lil Wayne After Emmett Till Lyric Controversy
Mountain Dew Pulls Tyler, The Creator Ad After Accusations of Racism
Emmett Till’s Family Plan to Pressure Mountain Dew to End Endorsement Deal w/ Lil Wayne
Lauryn Hill Speaks Out on Financial Troubles, New Record Deal in Open Letter
How Black Mirror’s “Striking Vipers” episode failed bisexual men & trans women
What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?
Black military men’s bodies are the cost of their patriotism
‘Fast Color’ was snubbed by Hollywood’s white male gatekeepers because it doesn’t fit their worldview
Reproductive justice advocacy requires more than being “pro-choice”
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