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Some White folk spend a lot of time monitoring Black cleanliness. Meanwhile, others barely wash up at all.

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I spoke with Ash Parrish, a former Kotaku employee, about what it’s like to be a Black woman at one of the world’s most popular gaming sites.

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Like all things in America, an eviction crisis will hit Black people the hardest

A stop eviction rally in New York City. Photo: Getty Images


I want my future partner and child to arrive safely, so we will be diligent and on guard against medical racism

A Black woman, who is pregnant, visits her doctor. In a perfect world, all doctors would listen to and believe their pregnant, Black patients. Photo: Getty.


A Florida officer getting 12 years in prison for planting drugs on suspects triggered me and probably you too.

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It’s strange to witness politicians support Cuban protests while railing against Black Lives Matter.

U.S. Rep. Carlos Gimenez (R-FL) speaks at a Cuban freedom rally near the White House on July 26, 2021 in Washington, DC. Cuban activists and demonstrators held a rally to urge the American government to intervene in Cuba to support human rights and end Communism in Cuba. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)


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Racial discrimination is a major reason why Black knowledge workers prefer staying remote.

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Fox News has been appallingly transparent in its opposition to the fight for Black lives

Fox News host Tucker Carlson, who has called Black Lives Matter “a national humiliation.”

Garfield Hylton

Medium Creator Fellow. Award-winning TV news journalist. Freelance writer. Mad question asker.

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