Roaring Gold

Negro Hair, the Fabric of Blackness: (Un)governable Textures

Negro Hair: The Struggle Is Real

Negro Hair: Texture Worship in the Natural Church and the Caucacity of Shea Moisture

Negro Hair: #Type4Takeover; Or, We Not Finna Do This With Y’all

Negro Hair: Cultural Kleptomania, What’s Good?

Negro Hair: Mothering Through Hair Care


Black Youth Project

Miley Cyrus finally announces the end of her minstrel show, proving once and for all the violence of appropriation

Behind Amy Schumer’s ‘Get Out’ joke: The horrible legacy of claiming the Black phallus endangers white women

Feminist triumph in action thrillers has always been for and about white women

Sofia Coppola erased Black women from ‘The Beguiled’ because white women always have to be victims


Erykah Badu and why well-meaning rape apologists don’t get a pass

“Listen to the Ancestors, Run!”: Get Out, zombification, and pathologizing escape from the plantation

The NYT review of ‘Venus’ is a reminder that Black Women and our suffering are often invisible to others

“The Girl With All The Gifts” is a Nightmare for White Supremacy

Brown Girls Out Loud

Brown Girls Do Self Care: Sherronda’s Movie List

In Defense of Millennial Dating

The Black Women Behind the Beauty and Brilliance of Black Panther

Wear Your Voice Magazine

“The Keeping Room” succeeds where Sofia Coppola’s “The Beguiled” fails

Why Fat Humanity is Not Governed by Fuckability