The notion of First World and Third World is a Western construct designed to protect the global political and economic hegemony of the U.S. and Europe. By Michelle Chikaonda Each time the United States devolves into a state of nationally-visible breakdown, people—both
The police aren’t suddenly a trust-worthy institution just because of January 6th’s insurrection events. Critiquing the white supremacist institution of policing isn’t just for when it’s convenient. By Gloria Oladipo On January 6th, a mass of white supremacists broke into Capitol Hill
The Protestant Work Ethic mythos and its presumed moral superiority have taught us that discipline should be projected onto everything, including bodies and sexualities. By Maz Hedgehog One of the core myths of Anglo-American capitalism is the Protestant Work Ethic. The belief
Heartbreakingly, the spirit of Haitian independence has been replaced by a menage of new ways that white powers attempt to reassert their grip on my homeland. When I was younger, the new year always began with a trip to my grandmother’s.
Vaccine hesitancy is growing in the Black community, and this is a valid response to the long history of mistreatment by medical institutions. By Rachel Jones The recent announcement of two viable COVID-19 vaccine candidates has brought the close to a seemingly