i am Black until i am thriving and suddenly i am a Womxn of Color.

Its been a while since I have written something so... Happy new year! I feel like its really upsetting, sad actually- that I am going to start a whole blog post about a feminist issue that’s going to seem- for many- like yet another division within the movement. However, we gotta do what we gotta …

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The Violence of Compulsory Heterosexuality: A Review of Inxeba

“What do you see in him? Do you think he cares about you? Do you think he thinks about you? You want me to be a man and stand up for myself but you can’t do it yourself. Aren’t you tired? Pretending to be something you’re not” Kwanda to Xolani I first learned about "Inxeba" …

Carefree Black Girl: The Afrikan Edition with Yohanna Kagayo

Fortunately, the conversations surrounding representation of Black women are becoming more popular. This does not mean the representation is actually happening, but the fact that we have Black women actually creating spaces specifically for other Black women to showcase their talents, celebrate them and tap into untold herstories is incredible. That is why I am …