After years of playing "Italian" and "ambiguously brown" characters, Jones is finally exploring what it means to be Black and mixed on screen.
Florida’s Democratic nominee for governor is black in a way that is commonplace in real life but basically nonexistent in high-level American politics.
“We are operating at maximum levels of ‘blacktivity’ that haven’t been seen in decades.”
Today - as much as any other day -- is a great time to commence that reflective inquiry and to introspect upon how to be a better ally in the battles that still remain to be fought.
Spare me the colorblind BS. I love Black people.
Since people like me don’t really exist in comics, I can get a little closer if the character is masculine or an inhuman
Habitual liars, the whole lot of them.
I did it because I was bored and out of options.
I know that once I begin my career search, my natural hair will be frowned upon. But then again, why would I want to work for an employer who can't appreciate my race and all it has to offer?
This collection births something for everyone and--with quotations of sources as diverse as Kimberle Crenshaw, Patricia Hill