Opinion

Girlfriends

Returning to ‘Girlfriends’ with an Adult Lens Forced me to Reevaluate Black Representation in Media

Written by: Shae De Pass As a kid I watched Girlfriends religiously. When I look…

Netflix’s ‘Grand Army’ Takes on Conversations of Consent and Fake Allyship

Last year, shows like I May Destroy You by Micheala Coel pushed the envelope when…

The ‘Sex and the City’ Reboot Needs an Authentic Black Woman or It Doesn’t Need to Happen at All

It’s time to grab the girls, because Sex and the City, created by Darren Star…

Why Nicole Beharie’s ‘Miss Juneteenth’ Performance Shouldn’t Be Ignored This Awards Season

This past year and present have some hefty performances underway from talented Black actresses. Viola…

Aquadlad

Creating Gay Latino Animated Superhero Leads Still Seems to Be Hollywood’s Kryptonite

It’s the end of 2020 headed to 2021, so why do we still not have…

How I Saw Myself As A Black Woman Watching Hispanic/Latinx Families on TV

Diversity and representation are hot topics that have been circulating for a few years now.…

On Its 40th Birthday, ‘Friday the 13th’ Warns of the Dangers of Unresolved Trauma

In the movie that started the slasher horror craze of the 1980s, Friday the 13th…

Malcolm X

How Would Black America Vote Today if Malcolm X Were Alive?

They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again…

Sex, Religion, and Coming of Age in a Postmodern Society

Written by: Khalisa Rae and Zora Satchell   For many Brown girls who grew up…

Kamala Harris

To Kamala Harris and the Horse She Rode In On: Let Your Words Speak for You

Written by: Peggy Brooks Bertram, Dr.P.H., Ph.D. For two months now I have been fielding…