money

Dating and Detaching Money From Manhood

by Lincoln Blades

In the summer of 1993, my sister and I watched Boyz n the Hood with our parents. Although I was 10 and she was... Read More

Toxic Masculinity Matters<br />

Toxic Masculinity Matters

by Esther Armah

“For the serious ones, the real ones, the alpha ones, we know what it’s gonna take….revenue and blood,” so said Gavin Long, the identified... Read More

Michael B. Jordan Ryan Coogler Vanity Fair

Man, Listen: RyanCoogler, Michael B. Jordan and “Looking Gay”

by Michael Arceneaux

I wasn’t the least bit surprised to see the recent orgy of idiocy and overreaction that was the response to a recent picture Vanity... Read More

Sacrificial Daughters: The Childhood Policing of Black Girls’ Bodies

Sacrificial Daughters: The Childhood Policing of Black Girls’ Bodies

by Erica Wright

Recently I was having a conversation with a friend and we were discussing sexuality and the policing of Black girls' bodies. She was saying... Read More

The Gender Trap In Black Girls, White Girls and Rap

The Gender Trap In Black Girls, White Girls and Rap

by #teamEBONY

In the latest issue of “my blues ain’t like yours,” a recent article on Vice magazine’s Noisy site, entitled “Why Are You So Intimidated By Girls... Read More

Understanding the Wisconsin Terror Attack

Understanding the Wisconsin Terror Attack

by David Leonard and Richard King

While we learn more hourly about the recent shooting spree targeting Sikhs in Wisconsin, to properly understand the crime, one must understand White power... Read More

Girls Can’t See Red Tails

Girls Can’t See Red Tails

by #teamEBONY

'Red Tails' seems like a pretty fun and inspirational film for young folks of all sorts of backgrounds. Yet, the Dallas School District seems to... Read More

Stop Telling Women How to Not Get Raped

Stop Telling Women How to Not Get Raped

by Zerlina Maxwell

New rule for 2012: No more ad campaigns and public service announcements targeted at women to teach them how to avoid rape.  It’s not... Read More