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Gender & Sexuality
Zora Neale Hurston helped create 1st mass-produced Black doll that wasn’t just a painted white one
The excellence of Black Hollywood doesn’t need to be validated by mainstream awards
Why you should watch ‘Hook Ups’, a new queer, intersectional web-series about love and dating
Beyond representation: Visibility in media won’t save us
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
Comic: Seeing Black children flourish in ‘Black Panther’ excitement makes me beam
Post ‘Black Panther’, Marvel announces ‘Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur’ animated series
‘Black Panther’ allows Black kids to see themselves as royalty
Rediscovering the Black Girl Magic in literature that was snuffed out of my childhood
“Representation matters,” but not more than everything else
Un/Classically Beautiful: The Problem with the 2015 Grammy Awards’ Selma “Tribute”
Former NASA employee launches diversity-filled emoji app
Pharrell responds to criticism of lack of black women on album cover
Rare black Santa maintains longevity at Los Angeles mall
Linda Fairstein will always feel justified because there’s no accountability for the violence of white feminism
I want Black time travelers to be a threat to the status quo
Dear Inbetweener: Finding my place as a bisexual biracial man
I’m tired of seeing my light skin represented in Black media
Resisting constant surveillance in my predominantly white neighborhood
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