To save the world, we must be rid of the tyranny of our romantic recollections of American democracy.

Though a more intentional attempt, including only featuring voices of color, the recent panel conversation “Who Tells the Story” was still about white people. How powerful could our work be if we shifted that focus and centered ourselves?

The panel conversation in the Fountain Street Church fellowship Hall had over 100 people in…

The industry takes a toll on everything and everyone-idols, fans, and surrounding communities-except industry wallets. When will enough be enough?

The funeral procession for Kim Jonghyun

A witch at her cauldron surrounded by beasts. Etching by J. van de Velde II

Hunted, reviled, controlled.

Angry. Jezebel. Bitch. Whore.

Goddess, mother, healer, fear.

Quit making everything we do about yourself for once and uplift Black women for Black women’s sake

by Deborah Sheedy

Image of Colin Kaepernick at Alcatraz and fan art by Ricardo Cate

What examples of Black and Indigenous prefigurative futures are featured throughout this blockbuster that can help us envision our own futures post-Ragnarok?

Sauntering through Ragnarok, “Lemonade” in your headphones like-

Briana L. Urena-Ravelo

Writer. Community organizer. Errant punk. Ne’er do well. Afro-Dominicana. High Hex Femme. Email:

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