## White Gaze, Black Panther, Animal House

Black Panther premiered this week to tremendous box office numbers. As of this writing, it is just shy of $200M domestically, and over$350M globally. That indi...

## 97%

97%. 97% of mass shooters are men. If there were a 97% chance of rain, I’d carry an umbrella. If I had a 97% chance of winning the lottery, I’d buy a ticket. If...

## The Girl in the Pink Fuzzy Sweater

When I was 12 years old, a girl in a pink fuzzy sweater decided I was cute. I don’t remember her name, but it was something white and suburban and smelled of wa...

## i want to write my flesh

i want to write my flesh and stretch the words slowly out along the curls of vapor escaping my lungs i want to write my flesh and let it seize upon my sinews un...

## Assault, Complicity, and the Husband Stitch

Men, let’s talk. But first, I have some reading for you. Start with Carmen Maria Machado’s “The Husband Stitch.” You might find it a difficult read, as I did; i...

## This Voice

This voice says: Shut up. This voice says that nobody wants to hear from another broken white man. This voice says that there are people who suffer more than yo...

## Why There’s No ‘White History Month’

This week marks the beginning of Black History Month. Every February, black educators around the country deep-dive into the contributions of African-Americans w...