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Posted by Lauren Senwo

Tolerance is NOT Acceptance, Yes You Are Still Homo/Transphobic

November 19, 2020

I had a discussion with a family member of mine about a week ago, where we discussed queer identities and the journey towards acce… Read more »

Posted by Guest Blogger

What Controls Birth Control?: A Brief Context on the Centrality of Black Reproductive Freedom to Collective Liberation 

November 18, 2020

By: Victor Ultra Omni White feminist’s often center birth control in a larger conversation of choice— a decision that creates a si… Read more »

Posted by Kirsten

Disabled People Have Sex – Get Over It

November 13, 2020

Deaf U dropped on Netflix a few days ago and as a person who falls somewhere on the deaf spectrum, it was a series I was pretty re… Read more »

Posted by Aimaloghi Eromosele

There is No Self-Care without Community Care

November 10, 2020

Illustration: Dani Pendergast You know that weird thing that happens when you say a word too many times repeatedly, and it starts… Read more »

Posted by Larada Lee

Resonance is Radical

November 5, 2020

If you were to ask me a month ago what the most fundamental aspect of relationship building is, I would’ve said relatability- asid… Read more »

Posted by Nneka

Broken Glass

Breaking Glass Ceilings In Public Not Private

November 2, 2020

A feminist is an individual of any gender who “believes in the social, economic and political equality of the sexes.” Feminism has… Read more »

Posted by Kirsten

Greece is Burning: the Impending Death of Fraternities and Sororities

October 28, 2020

(tw: rape, sexual assault, alcoholism, racism, lynching, mentions of suicide) “He planned on being somebody.” Denise Johnson excla… Read more »

Posted by Lauren Senwo

Living Vicariously Through the Black Image

October 26, 2020

As many in my generation do, I find TikTok to be very addicting.  I usually find myself on there for hours at a time, ignorin… Read more »