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Comic: The cishet obsession with children’s genitals is really weird, and transphobic

Cishet people refuse to unpack their weird obsession with children’s genitals but say kids are "too young” to explore their queer identities.

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It took a global pandemic, but the original spirit of Pride is finally being honored

The corporatization of Pride (also known as Pink Capitalism) has long been an issue that led to my disillusionment with most Pride events years ago.

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Direct giving is our legacy. Ignoring that legacy is anti-Black

I come from folks who believe in direct giving and show it. Folks who give hugs and offer handshakes in order to exchange money discreetly.

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“Allyship fatigue” is an insult to Black folks who never get to rest

"Allyship fatigue" really feels like an unnecessary term to coin and utilize, especially right now. It seems like yet another way of coddling white people.

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BYP x AirGo

  • Janae Bonsu talks about learning stillness and finding peace, imagining new interventions when gender violence needs to be addressed, her cheese game, and much more.

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  • Black Youth Project has joined forces with AirGo for a year-long #BYPSpotlight series, featuring our favorite Black academics and activists. First up is Barbara... more

  • AirGo is back for our second episode in front of a live audience! This time, we’re excited to launch our #BYPSpotlight, a collaboration with Black Youth Project, a... more

  • Black Youth Project joins forces with Chicago podcast, AIRGO, for a year-long series featuring our favorite Black academics and activists. Stay tuned for a new episode... more

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