We need to be vigilant about how unconscious tokenism affects the perception of black women in popular media and beyond.
Every bone in my body tells me that I could have been Korryn Gaines.
Just why does A Midsummer Night’s Dream lend itself so well to queer reinterpretations?
This is a deeply moving, informative work that deserves a listen from anyone who finds themselves confused, disturbed, or saddened by the prevalence of racial violence in our nation.
Becoming a more visible advocate for girls and young women has taught me a great deal. As it turns out, I’m still no angel. But I have come to realize that that might just be a good thing.
The Stonewall Inn, and the rebellion there, became the iconic turning point that ignited the long, arduous battle towards equality for all members of the LGBT community.
The reveal and development of Yara Greyjoy’s sexuality deserves not only applause, but also some serious thought and questioning.
As we challenge the film industry’s sexism, we need to do more to center one of the often underrepresented and misrepresented communities of women in the industry: Latinas.
As an unabashed Muslim-American manic-depressive, I ask my fellow Americans to reconsider how quickly they rush to blame the presumed other for fostering the ideology that inspired this attack.