when representation mattered

From the very beginning, “Noah’s Arc” wasn’t afraid to go there when it came to issues affecting the black queer community.
I struggled with being the skinny black girl until I saw her and realized I wasn't alone.
A big part of embracing my identity was seeing a queer narrative that wasn't straightwashed.
How Moesha, the "Fresh Prince," and Kelis helped me navigate being black in the Netherlands.
Hearing Janet Jackson’s "Control" began a life-long journey for me.
I blame pop culture for treating aging as a failure of life.