Rape Culture, DL Men, and The Carcerality of The Closet

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger,…


Humans Caused Climate Change. Humans Have to Fix It.

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning…


Symbolism Is Not Enough: Pinkwashing Pride and Rainbow Capitalism

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger,…


When Black Bodies Become Agents of White Supremacy

I was recently quoted as saying, I don't care if Instagram has more users than Twitter. If you read the article you’ll note there’s a big “if” before my not giving of said shit. Numbers are…


How Atlanta Residents Are Fighting Back Against Gentrification

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning…


Deliver’t: Queer Health and Christian Dogma

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your business, and this concept of margin so eloquently captures what I had recognized had been my problem: I was so booked…


An Open Letter to Black High School Seniors

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning…


The First ‘My Community Matters’ Rally In Wilmington NC with Da’Shaun Harrison

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I…


Attention Student Activists: Here’s How To Avoid Being A Gentrifier

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your business, and this concept of margin so eloquently captures what I had recognized had been my problem: I was so booked…


Planned AUC vigil for Jamarion Robinson causes controversy

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger,…


Group Discusses Issues of Racism in Healing Space

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning…


Black Queerness- Love, Revolution, and Innovation

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your business, and this concept of margin so eloquently captures what I had recognized had been my problem: I was so booked…


Delivert: Queer Health and Christian Dogma

Every selector has the potential to have unintended side effects by targeting unwanted elements or clashing with other selectors. More surprisingly, our selectors may even lose out in the global…


Josh and Da’Shaun: A Conversation between Black Queer Leftists Exploring Queerness, Socialism, and Decolonization

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I…


Combining Words with Action

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I…


NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Prompt Rebuke From AIPAC

One of the easiest ways to improve travel photos is shooting in better light, and the best light is often in the hour after sunrise and before sunset. That’s because the light takes on a warm golden…


Here’s What HBCU Students Really Think About The Executive Order On Black Institutions

I was recently quoted as saying, I don't care if Instagram has more users than Twitter. If you read the article you’ll note there’s a big “if” before my not giving of said shit. Numbers are…


Black student leader disinvited from AIPAC for opposing Hillary Clinton

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger,…