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Juneteenth Horror Recommendations

Horror has always been my favorite genre. As a kid, I wanted so badly to see more horror stories that centered on Black characters where they were main… not the sidekick or supporting characters on the side or the first victims, etc. These past few years, I’ve been excited to see the various...

Business as usual…..

Business as usual…..

I've dedicated a bit of time typing about the 2016 election. As a result, I'm spent, and not in a good way.   Some might argue having a documented racist, misogynist, xenophobic, homophobic...

Why Black Superheroes Matter

Why Black Superheroes Matter

Growing up with few heroes of color for me to celebrate made me feel that a hierarchy had already been firmly established in my world.  But those feelings--as founded as they were--felt like...

Disposable and Black

Disposable and Black

When it comes to movies and TV, I’ve developed a knee-jerk cringe in reaction to seeing a group of white protagonists with one or two black companions. It’s an automatic response, almost...

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