thevisibilityproject.com - Keir Bristol Keir Bristol is a 24 year old writer living in New Jersey. Her byline has been featured in Billboard Magazine, the Boston Phoenix (now defunct), Urban Magazine, Racialicious, and more. She likes tea, cooking and rap music.
Other parents might say they want their mediocre children to make the world a better place. But my girl is destined to do more than that, mostly for white people I want my black American daughter to be
Seconds after shooting the man he had just pulled over, the police officer yelled at a woman in the passenger seat: “Ma’am, keep your hands where they are.” Diamond “Lavish” Reynolds watched blood drench
Being poor isn’t easy. As in, seriously isn’t easy. Trying to balance all the problems that come about is almost impossible, and that’s according to well-educated and accomplished people I’ve spoken with
Melissa Harris-Perry responds to ELLE's August cover. One of the perks of leaving the world of cable news for the world of fashion magazines, is that I get to see the new ELLE covers before they hit newsstands.
And why we need to talk about it. The following was delivered before the Congressional Caucus for Black Women and Girls earlier today. I hold a professorship named for one of the most extraordinary Americans