Dear Sista Friend: In the Fight for Justice, You Matter.

Dear Sista Friend, Within a few days’ time, we have mourned the death of numerous Black men. Their names, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and countless others have been etched into our brains. The world stopped to demand justice for their untimely deaths, but it is as if we have forgotten who made the world stop. […]

Alton Sterling. Too Many Murders to Count

As a Black woman, I think often of safety. I think about the fear of walking alone at night. I think about rouge Uber drivers who violate women’s space and safety. I think about the men who don’t understand the word no — men who have somehow been conditioned to confuse harassment with conversation. I […]