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New Documentary 'Afraid of the Dark' Will Analyze the Damage Racism Has Had on Black Men

Filmmaker Mya B is analyzing the stereotypes that damage Black masculinity in her new documentary, Afraid of the Dark. The film is set to make its rounds at film festivals this year, according to  116 more words


N-Words, R-Words and the Defense of White Power in the NFL

N-Words, R-Words and the Defense of White Power in the NFL

by David J. Leonard and C. Richard King | NewBlackMan (in Exile)

At best the recent news that the NFL would consider instituting a penalty for use of the N-word on the playing field is ironic or contradictory. 614 more words


The Red Pill Movement and Black Masculinity

Though the red pill movement promotes ideas and ideals that transcend race (such as working out, becoming financially independent, fighting against radical feminism, etc.), much if not most of the red pill movement arose as the reaction of middle class white males against a changing socio-cultural atmosphere that no longer prioritized the interests of said males. 1,189 more words


White America's Bogeyman: The Invention of Race in the 20th Century

Art curator, Thelma Golden has made the assertion that “black males are one of the greatest inventions of the 20th century.” What does this statement mean for the politics of representation and the landscape of race relations in contemporary American popular culture? 3,005 more words

Thoughts, Reflections & Confessions

Colorism & Black Male Pain

Tonight I attended an NYU-DC sponsored event, Color without Complex, a conversation between writer Michaela angela Davis and Dr. Yaba Blay author of (1)ne Drop Rule:  Shifting the Lens on Race… 477 more words