This Mental Health Podcaster Told Me How to Deal with the Death of My Friend
I spoke to comedian Mike Brown about what it means to be a black man in search of therapy.
Trans Disabled Teen Model Aaron Philip Is the Future of Fashion
She made history this summer as the first black, trans, disabled model to sign with Elite Model Management. And she's just getting started.
Why It's Important for Diverse, Emerging Artists to Win Awards
Representation matters more than you think.
Sizzling Photos of LA Party People Perfectly Matching Neon Signs
Cleonette Harris’s electric photographs are like 'Party Monster' for the year 2018.
My Woke Dad Tries to Explain Microaggressions
In this column, we ask our dads about woke terms and issues.
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In Seattle, Decolonisation Is a Full-Time Gig | #50StatesofArt
Creators speaks to poet and performing artist Natasha Marin about the Seattle arts community, issues of identity, and the role of the internet in her work.
'Black Fly' Is the Foremost Sex Zine for People of Colour
When Brits think of sex ed, the unique experiences of PoC aren't really considered – this corrects that.
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Funny Writers of Color Are Finally Being Taken Seriously
Paul Beatty's Man Booker-winning novel 'The Sellout' is part of a new wave of very funny, very serious literary works.
The Iconic Drag Queen Behind Frank Ocean's 'Endless'
Frank Ocean's sampling of ballroom queen Crystal LaBeija pays direct homage to a figure integral to the nightlife culture of the LGBTQ community of colour.
These New Startups Are Aiming to Fix the Sharing Economy’s Discrimination Problem
Companies like Innclusive are hoping to create a community where users can "travel with respect, dignity, and love, regardless of race, sexual orientation, [or] gender identity."
My Struggle Being a Black Woman Filmmaker Outside White Hollywood
The media focus on the Academy overlooks emerging filmmakers of color who are scraping by in order to get their movies made.
A Brief History of 60 Years of (Fictional) Female and Minority Presidents
Sela Ward isn't the first woman to be cast as the commander-in-chief, but her upcoming role in "Independence Day 2" is a sign we're slowly crawling toward more diversity in movies and television shows.