byon Jan 27, 2014 4:21PM
Beyoncé was decidely anti-feminist at The Grammys.
byon Oct 8, 2013 10:32AM
Chris Brown recently told the Guardian that he 'lost his virginity' at age eight. What actually happened was a rape--a fact that deserves more than a passing mention.
byon Sep 20, 2013 7:00AM
In the aftermath of Mister Cee's coming out, activists, thinkers and industry insiders talk about its effect on the notoriously homophobic industry.
byon Aug 27, 2013 7:00AM
I dream of a world where black women dancers have enough options, wherewithal and dignity to just say no.
byon Apr 4, 2013 6:00AM
R&B meets colorism meets online marketing again. It's annoying.
byon Mar 20, 2013 1:30PM
Sexual violence is horrible. It's also an extremely complicated issue to handle online. That's why we need to help each other sort it out, take a break if needed--and allow room for the complexity of human compassion.
byon Dec 7, 2012 9:43AM
CNN's upcoming "Black in America 5" wades into the deep of black identity and skin color politics. Here, Dr. Yaba Blay, a Ghanain-American scholar whose independent work sparked the special, talks about the nuances of a topic often considered too hot TV.