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Dear Ashleigh Banfield, This past week was an all-too-familiar scene across our news media; police violence against Black… Read More

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Black women have the highest voter turnout of all demographics, and yet, in a country comprised of 37% of people of color, White… Read More

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Yusef Salaam is a member of “The Central Park Five,” a group of young Black and Hispanic teens convicted of raping “The… Read More

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The White Cis Grasp on Womanhood Is Failing

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Before Laverne Cox draped her gorgeous brown legs over a lucky sheet in a nude shoot for Allure, before “feminist”… Read More

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McKinney, Texas, much like much of what is referred to as “North Dallas,” is a municipality that enjoys the separation… Read More

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What Does the Trans Pacific Partnership Mean for Black People?

by Steven Gilliam and Rachel Gilmer

The modern-day social justice movement that has commonly come to be known under the "Black Lives Matter" umbrella continues… Read More

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The Sister Act Reboot You Didn't Want Is Coming

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