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What we need to do…no matter who wins
Activism / History / Identity & Culture / Mental Health

What we need to do…no matter who wins

The 2016 presidential election has been a heavily contested battle that has terrified, enraged, and essentially drained most of us all year. The especially incendiary campaign of Donald Trump and the Black community’s ambivalent and awkward relationship with Hillary Clinton have resulted in two clashing camps: those who vehemently argue that we must vote in order … Continue reading

The lesson behind Trayvon: Power, not love, is the answer.
Activism / History / Identity & Culture

The lesson behind Trayvon: Power, not love, is the answer.

The lesson of this case is that power must be mobilized in order to be effectively felt, and it must be collective in order to serve our interests, ensure our survival, and affirm our human worth. Continue reading