Watch the powerful trailer for “The 13th” directed by Ava DuVernay

The new series, Queen Sugar, isn’t the only project Ava DuVernay has been working on these past couple of years. The brilliant director will explore the many parallels between slavery and mass incarceration in America in the documentary, The 13th. The trailer shows the government and many politicians enforcing racially motivated laws over the years … Continue reading Watch the powerful trailer for “The 13th” directed by Ava DuVernay

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New Mixtape Release: Princess Nokia – 1992

Princess Nokia formally known as Wavy Spice aka Destiny Nicole Frasqueri, has released her new mixtape, 1992.  The project is very New York, very grimy, and very unapologetically Afro-Latina. She released a video for the single Tom Boy earlier this summer. On the project, she speaks on her laid back style, Bruja culture, and the … Continue reading New Mixtape Release: Princess Nokia – 1992

Ditching the Revisionist History Behind That ‘White Inventions’ Hashtag — Dark Matters

LINK: The White Inventor Argument PLUS: Some Science, Facts and History To Counter That Hilarious #WhiteInventions Tag That We Woke Up To… 10 Mexican Inventors Everyone Should Know Japanese Inventions and Discoveries 16 African Inventions That Changed The World As We Know It Today! Native American Inventions In Medicine Muslim Inventions That Shaped the Modern […] … Continue reading Ditching the Revisionist History Behind That ‘White Inventions’ Hashtag — Dark Matters