The removal of statues is a hugely symbolic act- a rejection of ideals that whoever created that statue upheld. Which is why racist statues must go.
The #VogueChallenge is a great example of Black creatives no longer waiting for the chance to come to them, but rather seizing the moment themselves.
When we search it on Google, mostly old pictures of white men pop up, but the truth is, the classical music genre has just as much diversity as the others.
Nyota Parker is a 20-year-old upcoming artist and is known for blending different genres in her songs like hip hop, jazz, and trap.
We’ve compiled a list of NYC Black-owned bookstores and businesses to support. Check it out and most importantly, pull up!
For many years, they’ve been known for their progressive and politically aware community. And the #BLM movement is no different for them.
Pretending to care about #BlackLivesMatter is not it. Enough is enough.