Was the summer of 2020 a wake up call, a reckoning or a revolution?

The summer of 2020 brought with it protest after protest after protest. But to what end? Photo: Getty Images


Amber the Alchemist pulls a tarot and an oracle card just for you

Baba Cutlass tarot card. Image: Akamara Tarot


June-July transits bring us the energy we need to get things started and to get our way.

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Today is ZORA’s birthday, and we’re celebrating the stories that made us

Illustration: Qadir El-Amin

My family’s method of making collards may not be the best way…

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Once again racism rears its ugly head when it comes to Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and their kids

Meghan Markle in 2020. Photo: Getty Images

How one test enforces unfair academic gatekeeping

GRE scores are sometimes used to unfairly limit academic attainment. Image: A brown-skinned woman sits at a computer and takes a test alongside others of varying races, Getty Images

There is power in vulnerability and setting boundaries

The seductive—and scary—sides of winning big on a game show

Gloria Gaynor’s lyrics remain an inspiration for Black queer communities.

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