Hip-Hop Politics

Intro Hip-Hop culture has long served as a medium for counter discourse, providing a voice for groups and individuals who are often marginalized within mainstream culture and media. In this tradition, women in Hip-Hop utilize the platform to bring awareness to intersectional experiences and issues specific...

I recently thought about explaining womanism (feminism) to my toddler niece. Given her age, I would probably say something like, “Feminism means that girls can do anything boys can do.” Of course when she’s older we’ll have more in-depth discussions about intersectionality and the role...

(Re)Teaching Trayvon Martin: Education for Racial Justice and Human Freedom   Edited by Venus E. Evans-Winters and Magaela C. Bethune, "this edited volume a collection of essays that address the relationship between racial violence, media, the criminal justice system, and education. " Yours truly is the author of...