Justin Trudeau wore brown and Blackface, not because he doesn’t understand the implications of it, but because he thought it was amusing. By ...
Justin Trudeau wore brown and Blackface, not because he doesn’t understand the implications of it, but because he thought it was amusing. By Gloria Oladipo Justin Trudeau is the latest example of the truth that white supremacy doesn’t have a political party. Though he was once known as the latest foreign politician to charm the… Continue Reading
A fat body deserves good things, all the things the world told you it never did. Yes, even promotion and glory. Follow Da’Shaun I love fat bodies and fat people. I love their softness and warmth, their hills and valleys. The diversity of the human body is a wonder to behold, I truly believe that.… Continue Reading
If I didn’t manage so well to adhere to the image of the hung, dominant, rough, and forceful “Mandingo,” I would not have nearly half as many clients. By Cosima Smith Many Black people and other POC are well-versed in the exchange of their fetishized identities for their livelihoods and livability. As a sex-worker, I… Continue Reading
This election has come down to a race between two parties that are fighting over who proposed an illegal annexation of Palestinian land first. By Rose Asaf Israel’s general elections are right around the corner, which can only mean one thing. Before Israelis head to the polls on September 17 to decide whether Benjamin Netanyahu… Continue Reading
TW: This essay discusses suicide I had just finished my first and most brutal semester at Morehouse College days before. I went over to my brothers’ house to stay there before heading back home to North Carolina. Sitting in the back room scrolling through Twitter, I heard my eldest brother start crying in the living… Continue Reading
Indigenous communities can offer support to Black Americans by doing our own reckoning while honoring the space they deserve to tell the truth ...