Five years after the government shut the male escort site down, a new partnership is attempting to recreate the safe space its predecessor was for so many.
BLK MKT Vintage wants to be the “Blackest antique store there ever was.” But in trying to make Black cultural ephemera accessible to their community, its founders have revealed how often white curators control the narrative.
Some argue that this benefit provides yet another way for women to have a career and family. Others see it as just part of a solution to a problem not yet solved.
The secret to his domination—and, increasingly, the homogenization of pop—is his one-size-fits-all approach to genre.