REVOLUTIONARY LOVE, EMOTIONAL JUSTICE & TOXIC MASCULINITIES esther armah

TODAY:
Twitter Chat on Emotional Justice and 'Toxic Masculinity'

by Esther Armah

Today we conclude part 3 of our ‘emotional justice’ conversation, inspired by the rift between Cornel West and Michael… Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]<br />
Stop the Stigma, Stop the Shame

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Stop the Stigma, Stop the Shame

by Glennisha Morgan

When I was in the eleventh grade, I went to an adult house party on the West side of Detroit that I attended with one of my older… Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]<br />
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

by Lori Robinson

What comes to mind when you think about sex? The excitement of your first time with your best lover? The bliss of a recent… Read More

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Matters,  No Matter Your Sexual Orientation

Why Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Should Scare You

by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs

Even though Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act seems to be all about gay rights, it’s worth keeping an eye on… Read More

Stop Saying Jussie Smollett 'Came Out'

Stop Saying Jussie Smollett 'Came Out'

by Michael Arceneaux

There’s a difference between making a declarative statement and dancing around one. So while I totally respect Jussie… Read More

#ThisIsLuv: I am Octavia Y. Lewis: Black, woman, transgender, and loved

#ThisIsLuv:
I AmBlack, Woman, Transgender, and Loved

by Octavia Y. Lewis

Society shows and tells women like me on a daily basis that we are disposable and unworthy of love. So I ask the question: what is… Read More

#ThisIsLuv: Making Space for LGBTQI Love

#ThisIsLuv:
Making Space for LGBTQI Love

by Darnell L. Moore

We are not all the same. LGBTQI* and gender non-conforming Black people do not all share the same stories of triumph over adversity.  We… Read More

#ThisIsLuv:<br />
Out and Loved

#ThisIsLuv:
Out and Loved

by Glennisha Morgan

When I came out to my mother, she was dropping me off at the airport to go visit my first “real” girlfriend, who lived… Read More

#ThisIsLuv:<br />
Mo'Nique Asks 'Will You Choose to Be What You Had No Choice in Being?'<br />

#ThisIsLuv:
Mo'Nique Asks 'Will You Choose to Be What You Had No Choice in Being?'

by Mo’Nique

I can remember the first time I was introduced to the gay community.  I was 16 years old.  It was a group of beautiful… Read More

#ThisIsLuv:<br />
A Portrait of Sisterhood

#ThisIsLuv:
A Portrait of Sisterhood

by #teamEBONY

It was a chilly November day in rural Indiana. I walked down the street with my sister, my heartbeat ringing in my ears… Read More

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