candice carty-williams: what does britishness mean in 2019?
Candice Carty-Williams's debut novel 'Queenie' tells the story of a 25-year-old black woman living in London, straddling two cultures.
the powerful words of chimamanda ngozi adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has become a defining voice of her generation on race and feminism. A brilliant mind, her 2013 TED Talk and book We Should All Be Feminists has inspired everyone from Beyoncé to Maria Grazia Chiuri at Dior.
beyoncé and jay z’s everything is love is actually all about money
On their new album -- the third act of their relationship -- instead of a new-found stronger love, we find lyrics about wealth and the power that it brings.
Kanye West and the Misappropriation of Love
Who do you love, Kanye?
the reverberations of kendrick lamar’s win
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girls trip is the brilliantly raucous film everyone should see
As one of the most important films made by and for black women, Girls Trip celebrates blackness while avoiding stereotype.
this black british writer is done with talking to white people about race
Sorry white folks, Reni Eddo-Lodge is not here to be your "magical Negro".