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When racialized horror gets too deep, some viewers tune in while others tune out


Your Politics

Apparently, corporate input into politics is okay provided it’s only for the GOP

Sen. Mitch McConnell. Photo: Getty Images


George Floyd deserves a different kind of justice

Protesters march down a street in Minneapolis as they protest and demand justice for George Floyd during the first day of the trial of former officer Derek Chauvin over the killing of George Floyd after the jury was selected in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States on March 29, 2021. Photo: Christopher Mark Juhn/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images


It’s okay if your edges aren’t laid.

Black woman covering face with a hand, standing in a field of tall grass.
Black woman covering face with a hand, standing in a field of tall grass.
Photo: Ricaldo Donaldson/Pexels


One woman’s fervent wish for better representation


Hunger is an inescapable aspect of my Black womanhood

Black woman’s empty palm against a black background.
Black woman’s empty palm against a black background.
Photo: Nsey Benajah/Unsplash


Evelyn from the Internets speaks about her viral video

Photo courtesy of Evelyn Ngugi


Softness in Black girls is both strength and rebellion

Photo: Vladimir Yelizarov/Unsplash


I’m Learning

If it’s not about me and my peace of mind, it can wait

Black woman holding a cup in her hands with eyes closed, enjoying a calm moment at home.
Black woman holding a cup in her hands with eyes closed, enjoying a calm moment at home.
Photo: Westend61/Getty Images


Confident, smiling older Black woman in a powder blue suit against a sky blue background.
Confident, smiling older Black woman in a powder blue suit against a sky blue background.
Photo: Flashpop/Getty Images

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