Flower Crowns: exploring Black masculinity

The feminization of black men seems to be one of the most profound topics of my generation, specifically¬†¬†because it is often compared to the concept of toxic masculinity. The polarization of masculinity and femininity seeps into our views on sex, gender dynamics, and even religion with topics such as what is appropriate during sex /…

Slut: a “how to” on being a whore in the 21st century¬†

“She needs love from her parents” “She’s going to hell” “Here’s some attention! Stop being a hoe” These are but a few phrases I saw as I scrolled through the timeline of an 18year old girl whom had just posted her body under the hashtag #BodyPosi on Twitter. For those unfamiliar, BodyPosi is a movement…