In a world that polices expressions of sexuality and equates white, heteronormative ideals with beauty, there are those brave dissenters who would denounce these oppressive..
In 2016 alone, the Washington Post counts nearly 800 instances of fatal police shootings. Although most of these victims were white, when adjusted for U.S...
In retrospect, my introduction to Black History Month was problematic, to say the least. Picture this: A kind, older, white teacher tells a room full..
Dr. Mae Jemison, The First Black Woman in Space, Talks Inspiration, MLK, and Unlimited Potential
Dr. Mae Jemison, The first woman of color to enter space, promoted diversity in the STEM fields Monday evening, saying that minority groups in the..
Although the phrase “Black Lives Matter” often evokes images of activists flooding the streets in protest and crying out for justice, some of “Black Lives..
In an age when the statement “Black Lives Matter” breeds controversy, to love one’s self is almost an act of protest for a Black person...
Northwestern University is kicking off the new year by taking a visible stance against racial injustice. A flag emblazoned with the phrase “Black Lives Matter”..