“No Blacks” is Not a Preference; It’s a Prejudice

Happy Pride Month to everyone except people who have “no blacks; just a preference” in their Grindr profiles. Philadelphia recently unveiled a new Pride flag with brown and black stripes to pay tribute to gays of color, who are too often marginalized in the LGBT community. I don’t like the stripes, 96% because they don’t … Continue reading “No Blacks” is Not a Preference; It’s a Prejudice

Dissecting Richard Spencer and the Alt-Right Movement

I watched all 32 minutes of Richard Spencer’s infamous NPI speech on YouTube — a masochistic but necessary chore that gave me a fuller understanding of the man who got punched by an inauguration protester last Friday. I watched it because fighting the alt-right means understanding where they’re coming from so we know what thought processes to … Continue reading Dissecting Richard Spencer and the Alt-Right Movement