Jessica Ann Mitchell: Anyone who reads Ta-Nehisi Coates’ latest masterpiece on The Atlantic will realize that it goes beyond the traditional conversation about reparations. It’s a beautifully woven story that works towards dismantling collective amnesia.
Luptia Nyongo: It isn’t enough to proclaim that “Black is beautiful.” Show Black girls how beautiful they are, how worthy they are.
Walmart Food Stamps: The next time a conservative drones on about “entitlements”, remind them that Walmart survives on food stamps
Even as we learned that Michael Dunn gunned down an unarmed teenager and jurors were confused about whether this was 1st degree murder.
Reverse Racism – The coup de grâce is that some unfortunate souls actually believe that by pointing out racism, that makes someone a racist.
All American Girl: “America The Beautiful” only holds true to its name if we recognize the beauty in all of America’s citizens.
Transracial Adoption — Colorism in the adoption process deserves a critical eye to ensure the well being of children hoping to have a home.
Sex Tourism — Predators openly flaunt their indiscretions, using their “first world” privileges to commit egregious crimes.
Ani DiFranco has enraged fans by hosting her upcoming “Righteous Retreat” at Nottoway Plantation in Louisiana.