How To Call Someone Out On Their BS

It’s tempting to ignore problematic remarks, but what kind of world do you want to live in?

Why The Souls Behind #NotMyAriel Are Poor, Unfortunate (And Racist)

The fact people honestly tweeted #NotMyAriel highlights a racist issue with our media. 

Why I Am Thankful That I Did Not Have a Black Son

In a way that almost feels cruel, I find myself thanking God that he didn’t give me a boy.

What It’s Like To Date A Middle Eastern Guy In Today’s Political Climate

It is a privilege to be with him and to have him in my life.

No, I Don’t Want To Be Your Token Black Best Friend

I Feel Like I Owe My Black Daughter An Apology

My Best Friend Is Scared Of Black People

I knew there was still a culture of fear surrounding black people, but this was the first time I had experienced a person scared of black people.

People Of Color Are Not Curiosities

My friend keeps trying to deflect the conversation. The bartender ignores the obvious hints. He calls me a “yellow girl”.

Navigating The Complexities Of My Sexuality As A Black Woman

I can’t help but feel society doesn’t want me to have a positive relationship with sex.

Things I Don’t Want To Tell My Son

I will have to tell him that there are people who don’t see him as human.

Why The French Burkini Ban Is Racism At Its Worst

When will we stop letting fear-based hatred teint our society?

I’m A Rape Survivor, But Please Don’t Call Me Brave

If we don’t call ourselves victims, they can deny it was a crime.

Did Police Cover Up Serial Rapist Daniel Holtzclaw’s Crimes?

No one’s going to crying Holtzclaw a river any time soon.

Say Hello To The Dating Site Exclusively For ‘White People’

Because we should steer people in the ‘white’ direction.

This Police Officer Used His Position To Rape 13 Women

“Society tends not to believe black women.”

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