For artists like Miley Cyrus, blackness is an outfit. She made money from treating black women and femmes like props, and used hip-hop to appeal to the white kids her age. There comes a time during a celebrity’s career when they
Whites fucking blacks didn't stop slavery. A civil war did. Whites fucking blacks didn't end Jim Crow. Exhausting court battles, boycotts, street demonstrations, "redemptive suffering," and unmerciful death did. You know, the only thing more logically clumsy and offensive than the
Warning: major spoilers. On some real shit, when I first heard Netflix was producing a spin-off show for Luke Cage, a Marvel super hero originally introduced to Netflix audiences in Jessica Jones, I wasn't enthused. Honestly, truly. Jessica Jones was
Don't try to "make over" Black women's natural hair. Just don't. A clip from The Today Show's summer segment "One Minute Summer Hair" has gone viral -- for all the wrong reasons. The video features the show's hairdresser, Deepica Mutyala, attempting to redesign
Jessie Williams Brought Up Exactly What’s Wrong With Hollywood, And Justin Timberlake Got Dragged On Twitter For It.
Appropriation Is More Than Fun, Because Culture Is A Referendum On Human Nature And Morality Black America is in general agreement that Jessie Williams, who received the Humanitarian Award at the 2016 BET Awards ceremony, delivered the "wokest," most Black Lives Matter