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Causes, Creativity

Art Against Racism Memorial.Monument.Movement Launches Nationwide Art Project Addressing Racial Justice

Art Against Racism Memorial.Monument.Movement Launches Nationwide Art Project Addressing Racial Justice

Since the murder of George Floyd, artworks protesting Black lives lost to police violence have emerged all over the world. Art Against Racism: Memorial.Monument.Movement is a nationwide virtual exhibition created in […]

Interviews

British Actress Bethany Antonia Talks Bullying, Black Lives Matter & Her Breakout Role In Netflix’s “Get Even”

British Actress Bethany Antonia Talks Bullying, Black Lives Matter & Her Breakout Role In Netflix’s “Get Even”

For many of us, COVID-19 has meant more time spent on Netflix, which in turn has enabled a number of shows on the international streaming platform to suddenly become viral […]

Causes

Explore The Historic Protests That Paved The Way For Protestors Today  In New YA Book “Into The Streets”

Explore The Historic Protests That Paved The Way For Protestors Today In New YA Book “Into The Streets”

Coming this summer from Zest Books™, an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group™, ‘Into the Streets: A Young Person’s Visual History of Protest in the United States‘ by Marke Bieschke takes […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘(In)Visible Portraits’ Documentary Sharing The Stories Of Black Women To Debut On Juneteenth

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘(In)Visible Portraits’ Documentary Sharing The Stories Of Black Women To Debut On Juneteenth

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! This week we are focusing our column on the voices and stories of Black women, especially in light of our promise to amplify […]

Causes

Privilege, Power & Platform: Supporting Melanated Voices On GTHQ

Privilege, Power & Platform: Supporting Melanated Voices On GTHQ

Dear GTHQ reader, We are in the middle of some uncertain times right now in our world with COVID-19 pandemic, but also specifically here in the United States as we […]

Girl on a Mission, Interviews

‘Resist’ Docuseries Follows Black Lives Matter Founder Patrisse Cullors Protesting New LA County Jail

‘Resist’ Docuseries Follows Black Lives Matter Founder Patrisse Cullors Protesting New LA County Jail

You are already familiar with the social justice message of Black Lives Matter. The focus on social and racial justice makes BLM easily one of the most importance movements in […]

Celebrities

Ava DuVernay & Oprah Talk “Queen Sugar”, Black Lives Matter, And Normalizing Inclusion

Ava DuVernay & Oprah Talk “Queen Sugar”, Black Lives Matter, And Normalizing Inclusion

You know each of them for their trailblazing careers in Hollywood. Oprah Winfrey’s accolades are so well-known around the world that she is commonly referred to by first name only. […]

Celebrities

How Beyonce’s ‘Formation’ Just Stepped Up The Visibility For Black Feminism & #BlackLivesMatter

How Beyonce’s ‘Formation’ Just Stepped Up The Visibility For Black Feminism & #BlackLivesMatter

Perhaps she was the missing piece in the current conversation about black feminism. And if Beyonce is going to raise her voice about issues that concern the black community, you […]

Entertainment

‘Hannah’ Magazine, Focused On The Narrative Of Women Of Color, Is A Timely Publication

‘Hannah’ Magazine, Focused On The Narrative Of Women Of Color, Is A Timely Publication

We already know Ebony magazine, and Essence magazine exist, but Hannah Magazine is the publication dedicated to, by, and about women of color that is much needed right now. Hannah […]

Causes

Why ‘Say Her Name’ Is A Vital Part Of The ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement

Why ‘Say Her Name’ Is A Vital Part Of The ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement

By now the majority of us in the United States and hopefully elsewhere in the world are familiar with the movement and associated hashtag Black Lives Matter. It began in […]

Interviews

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

When you look at the three biggest trending topics in news right now, three recurring these will pop up: racism, stereotypes and beauty. The riots, protests and unrest in Baltimore […]

Girl on a Mission

Social Activist Org ‘Radical Brownies’ Ushering In A New Era Of Girls In Leadership

Social Activist Org ‘Radical Brownies’ Ushering In A New Era Of Girls In Leadership

Thought the Girl Scouts were the only organization that encouraged leadership in girls from a young age? A new organization has emerged out of Oakland, California, giving girls another option […]