"I write to learn and to express... and hopefully to change a mind or two here and there as well."
#AltonSterling would’ve been easy. That piece has been written by me and other writers for as long as Black resistance has been documenting the movement.
Lemonade is indeed a homage to blackness. More specifically, a one hour tribute to black women and black womanhood.
I don’t blame you for not wanting to vote in an election, but as Illinois and Ohio showed us, you should vote anyway.
As a longtime fan of the Melissa Harris-Perry Show, it didn’t take long to see the show was in trouble.
Unless you’re dealing with a sociopath, the “boys will be boys” boys trapped in men’s bodies are often (but not always) fully aware they’re doing wrong.