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A blog from Medium about the fight against anti-Black racism.

BLACK LIVES MATTER + POLICE REFORM

A recent study exposed a litany of dishonest practices. But, no one seems interested in police reform these days

Lavell Ford, brother of Ezell Ford, at the site where his brother was killed at 65th Street and Broadway in South Los Angeles | Photo Credit | LA Times

As a Black girl, I was told I couldn’t swim. That was a lie.

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Let’s Unpack This

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

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Let’s Unpack This

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.

A Black family of gamers sits on the couch and plays. Image: Getty.

BLACK HEALTH MATTERS

Does dark skin need protection from UV rays? Let’s unpack this.

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THIS IS AMERICA

My parents turned the racism around us into a game to help us cope

“Holiday Inn — Vincennes, Indiana.” Image: Jordan Smith/Flickr

The idea of “freedom” continues to be misleading for Black people in America

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