How Ernestine Johnson Made Me Check Myself With Her Poem “The Average Black Girl”

Who exactly are we referring to when we say “the average Black girl”? A term so widely used and very manipulative. I have asked myself this question plenty of times before. But never before did I have to walk to the nearest mirror I could find and demand I evaluate where I stood on the matter after having watched Ernestine Johnson’s performed her shattering spoken word piece “The … Continue reading How Ernestine Johnson Made Me Check Myself With Her Poem “The Average Black Girl”

The Best Tweets From #DeadlineHeadlines And #DeadlineReviews After Their Very Disgraceful “Too Much Of A Good Thing” Article

No need for much of an intro, but we’ll give you the head ups anyway in that earlier today Deadline published their most controversial article yet when they co-signed Nellie Andreeva asking if the rise of Black-led and people of color shows like How to Get Away with Murder, Black-ish, Fresh Off the Boat and the utter smash, runaway hit of Empire was taking away from White … Continue reading The Best Tweets From #DeadlineHeadlines And #DeadlineReviews After Their Very Disgraceful “Too Much Of A Good Thing” Article