• Southern Hip-Hop Meet Gymnastics: On Diversity in Gymnastics

    Southern Hip-Hop Meet Gymnastics: On Diversity in Gymnastics0

    • February 23, 2016

    I really can’t stand sports for the most part, but the sports I do like are the so-called “girly” ones: figure skating, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, and dancesport. Like my beloved ballet, they display grace and power, usually with sequins and glitter. In my mind, it can’t get better than that. I am all about

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  • Marvel Announces Hip-Hop Variants for October, Still Does Not Care About Black People

    Marvel Announces Hip-Hop Variants for October, Still Does Not Care About Black People19

    • July 15, 2015

    Yesterday, Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso announced that, for the month of October, Marvel will release variant covers paying homage to hip hop. These covers were designed  to reflect the “ongoing dialogue” between Marvel and hip hop, and to “spotlight the seamless relationship between those two forces.” How nice, right? Seamless relationship! Ongoing dialogue! Hip hop! Marvel!

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  • Represented In Cartoon: Mariam and Asma and Alyazia Khalifa al-Suwaidi

    Represented In Cartoon: Mariam and Asma and Alyazia Khalifa al-Suwaidi0

    Twitter! I love it. I tweet a lot. I tweet a lot because so does the whole world, and a tweet can become a connection. A twitpic can turn your day around. As much as I love twitter, I love pictures that tell me things. You know that. That’s why you’re here. For Women, who

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