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Allison Gaines
Editor-in-Chief of Cultured Mag, AfroSapiophile, Co-Founder WEOC with bylines @ Momentum & ZORA ♥︎ allisonthedailywriter.com -☕️ ko-fi.com/allyfromnola

RACISM + PSYCHOLOGY

Yet, folks keep mixing up bias, discrimination, and racism

Ice Cream Sandwiches | Photo Credit | Fortune

Black Lives Matter protesters couldn’t get away with this

Photo: via Twitter @laurennmcc

To communicate effectively, you have to control your tone. Here’s how to do that.

Image: Westend61/Getty Images

RACISM + CINEMA

Seeing a Black version of a White classic series has some folks flustered. Let's unpack this.

Photo Credit | Laura Kariuki, Elisha Williams, Saycon Sengbloh, and Dule Hill star as the Williams family via ABC

POLITICS + RACISM

At this point, conservatives are only gaslighting themselves

Insurrectionists gathering around the capital brought a noose | Photo Credit | Associated Press

RACISM + CULTURE

Brazilians take to the streets in a nationwide minstrel show

Photo Credit | Benissa Video

BLACK COMEDY MATTERS

The Closer appealed to far too many people, and yes, gay people can be racist too

Photo Credit | GQ Magazine

BLACK LIVES MATTER

Unpacking the fallacy condemning America's Black power movements through personal narrative

A Free Huey Rally at Bobby Hutton Memorial Park (formerly DeFremery Park) in Oakland | Photo Credit | University Library at UC Santa Cruz

RACISM + CLIMATE CHANGE

It's time to stop negotiating and just listen

Photo by Ethan Haddox on Unsplash

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