Gender & Sexuality
Jet Magazine cancels print edition
40% of all missing persons are black, yet their stories aren’t told
America’s Most Wanted: Hip hop, the Media & the Prison Industrial Complex
Video: Damon Dash calls out reporters for portrayal of black men
More offensive ’12 Years a Slave’ headlines
Are we fetishizing Lupita Nyong’o?
Video: Piers Morgan ‘sensationalizes’ interview with trans activist, author Janet Mock
Man says he wasn’t a victim of ‘Knockout’ game because it’s just a media fabrication
Is Sharing Really Caring?
Chilli launches petition against cyber-bullying amid charges on her son’s sexuality
Kanye West & Black Self Love
Is the world ready for a gay action hero? Lee Daniels thinks so
17-Year Old Victoria Duval Shocks U.S. Open; Defeats Former Champion in Opening Round
Chadwick Boseman Lands Lead Role in James Brown Biopic
Group of Black Patrons Denied Service at Restaurant Because White Customer Felt ‘Threatened’
Black Student Hit w/ Bleach-Filled Balloon at University of Texas
Juicy J Offers – Then Revokes – $50,000 Scholarship to the Best Twerker
President Obama Calls Woman Credited w/ Stopping Elementary School Gunman
Atlanta Teen Recieves Heart Transplant After Initially Being Denied Due to “History of Non-Compliance”
J. Cole on Colorism: “I might not be as successful as I am now if I was dark skin”
Conservative Pundits Say Christopher Lane Shooting Highlights Racial Double Standard in Media
Russell Simmons Says He’s In Contact w/ Harriet Tubman’s Descendants
Sybrina Fulton – Mother of Trayvon Martin – Speaks Out on ‘Stop and Frisk’ Policy
Robin Thicke Files Suit to Protect “Blurred Lines” from Marvin Gaye Family
WWE Superstar Darren Young Comes Out
Harry Lennix Calls The Butler ‘Historical Porn’; Sounds Off on Media Depictions of Black Men
Russell Simmons Apologizes; Pulls Harriet Tubman Sex Tape
Hugh Douglas Fired After Spat w/ ESPN Co-Host Michael Smith
Dartmouth Fraternity Apologizes for Holding ‘Bloods and Crips’ Party
Orange is the New Black Creator Talks Diversity on the Small Screen
The anti-Blackness of believing there’s no support for queerness in the hood
Throwing off the yoke of respectability politics in single Black mamahood
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
Spokesmodel, not silenced model, Munroe Bergdorf spoke her piece
Stop expecting Black children to grow up straight & cisgender
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