This Is Luv

#ThisIsLuv:
Black Families+LGBT People= Love

by Wade A. Davis, II

“Mr. Davis, I have to leave my mom’s home," the old self-identified “stud” lesbian told me. … Read More

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BLACK GIRLS MATTER

by Monique W. Morris

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Can 'Restorative Justice' Save Black Kids from Suspensions?

by Monique W. Morris

President Obama’s recent State of the Union address presented an exciting narrative of American progress, particularly… Read More

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Dirty Secret: Online Sex Trafficking of Black Girls [EBONY Special Report]

by Joyce E. Davis

Four years ago, Shayna* skipped school with a classmate who promised that if they headed to a local barbershop, she would show her… Read More

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Joy and Danger:
My Life as a Black Trans Man

by Rizi Xavier Timane

I was born in Lagos, Nigeria, and I was assigned the female gender at birth. Both of these facts amounted to one thing: I had no… Read More

Hate in the Pulpit

Hate in the Pulpit

by Jenn M. Jackson

“If folks would get themselves in line with God’s word, then Black lives would matter…we wouldn’t have all… Read More

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The Cancer of Sexism

by Wade A. Davis, II

Since the release of the infamous “ Read More

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#LeaveItIn2014:
The Stories and People Who Should Stay Behind

by Preston Mitchum

In 2014, Black people made every effort to reclaim our humanity by exclaiming the importance of #BlackLivesMatter. … Read More

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'I’d Rather go to Hell for Telling the Truth'

by Darnell L. Moore

“I am gay. And God loves me.” Rev. Dr. Daniel Meeter asked me to repeat those words as we walked and talked… Read More

Black Girls Only

Black Girls Only

by Tiq Milan

My father once told me that the worst thing to happen to Black people is that we were convinced that Black men and women hated each… Read More

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