military
It's the perception that black hair is wild and crazy that's the problem.
in

Apr 4, 2014 at 12:00pm | 143 comments

race
My self-esteem saving grace was that I’d come home from school and be surrounded by women with curves.
afro
He’s tried telling kids, "Hey, you know, I'm not a petting zoo.” Nothing deters them from trying.
in

Feb 24, 2014 at 12:00pm | 446 comments

ani difranco
If we’re supposed to be expanding on the legacy of the Grimke sisters and Sojourner Truth, who worked hand in hand to end slavery and bring the right to vote to women, we’re failing miserably.
in

Dec 31, 2013 at 1:45pm | 264 comments