Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Top Five #BEYCHELLA Moments

By Toni Walker Last weekend, the Queen blessed us yet again – this time with a sweeping and unforgettable performance at the annual music and...

On Exposing My Trauma for Monetary Gain

By Roberta Nin Feliz This past weekend, I attended a scholarship reception at which I was honored for an essay I wrote. After I received...

The Vision Sits Down With Unseasoned

By Toni Walker This week, The Vision sat down with Ellana, Dayz, and Jermaine to discuss their new podcast, “Unseasoned” available on iTunes and Soundcloud....

What Does March for Our Lives Say About the Struggle for...

by Toni Walker Last Saturday, survivors of the mass school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida were joined by hundreds of...

Mama Tingó: The Forgotten Afro-Dominican Revolutionary

by Roberta Nin Feliz The narrative surrounding revolutionaries and public figures is almost always skewed to favor those in power and with the most privilege....

#FREEMEEKMILL #FREETHEMALL

By Toni Walker Out of the 4.7 million Americans on probation, 68% are African American and 29% are Hispanic. This information comes from the Bureau...

The Vision Sits Down With Professor Nakia Rimmer

By Roberta Nin Feliz   The Vision: If you had to tell people what Rimmer was about, outside of Penn, how would you describe yourself?   Rimmer: ...

Celebrating the Marvel that is Black Panther

by Toni Walker **Disclaimer: This article contains spoilers** Late last Thursday night, the revolutionary film that we had all been waiting for finally hit the big...

Twitter Threads for the Culture

Curated by Toni Walker Below are five threads that speak to current events and other topics that are always of relevance: @RaquelWillis_: Thread of Influential...

Amara La Negra, Cardi B & Dominican Anti-Blackness

By Roberta Nin Feliz With Amara La Negra’s rise to stardom, conversations about Dominican anti-Blackness have resurfaced within the Black community. What it means to...