An Open Letter to Kid Cudi and Other Black Folk Who Ain’t as ‘Care-Free’

Dear Kid Cudi, How are you? How've you been? I read your post about checking into rehab because you've been struggling with depression and suicidal urges. I think that took a lot of courage to publicly say. Especially as a Black person.. Even more especially as a Black man who is boxed into a rigid … Continue reading An Open Letter to Kid Cudi and Other Black Folk Who Ain’t as ‘Care-Free’

The Harm Behind “Harmless” Jokes About Black Women and Girls

Twitter is a lot of things. Twitter is an accessible app for anyone with a mobile phone. It's diverse. It's expansive. There's different sections of twitter. There's Black Twitter. There's Feminist Twitter. There's Hip-Hop Head Twitter. There's Ashy Twitter. The list goes on. There's different views and opinions all over Twitter but one thing Twitter … Continue reading The Harm Behind “Harmless” Jokes About Black Women and Girls