So you can point it out or stop using them yourself.

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We all know having any sort of debate on social media is pointless. But the rise of social media gave a platform for BIPOC to finally share our own experiences and to attempt to control our own narratives. That power is threatening to folks who have a vested interest in…


As if Black women needed MORE foolishness today.

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I rarely respond to another Medium article, but my spirit is restless, especially after all the misinformation about Juneteenth I just didn’t have the energy to address.

Short, but sweet, the writer of this article wholeheartedly wants to address the shaming of a woman’s interests, similar to my last article


At the end of the day, we just gotta Stay Black and Die.

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Naomi Osaka decides not to speak to the media citing her mental health and as a result, gets fined a staggering $15,000. Simone Biles, perhaps the greatest athlete of our time, is constantly criticized for knowing her worth. Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is dismissed as a social climber who…


We’ve all seen the leprechaun.

From WPMI-TV and al.com

In March 2006, Mobile, Alabama news channel WPMI-TV ran a holiday-related puff story that sprouted legs and bolted out of the South like some energetic toddler fueled with cornbread and greens.

Unless you are completely new to the Internet, you have probably seen or heard of the Leprechaun from…


Bravo! I want to keep clapping but it taps out at 50.


Will you continue to fight for Black lives with a Democrat in office?

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Biden won. He’s now the president. White people, are y’all done with anti-racism? Yep, some of y’all are. “We” did it. Trump was clearly a racist and the American people said “no more.” Job well done.

Of course, the real story should be that Trump still received more votes than…


You should have believed them the first time.

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Yesterday shouldn’t have been a surprise to anyone. White rage has been the most destructive global force that keeps this piece of shit of a nation in the festering cesspool that is the so-called American way of life.

White rage results in unfettered capitalism, loss of human life, and worldwide…


This is one of those days.

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Sometimes you can do all the planning and preparation in the world and still fuck up. That’s what happened to me today. Plan Z also didn’t work as planned. I was already nervous about getting everything right that I allowed a fixable mistake to snowball into a subpar outcome.

It…


The show makes imperialism look good.

Netflix.

Some spoilers, if you can say that about a historical series.

Season 4 of The Crown premiered this week and for a “woke” Black American, I’m way too excited for this season.

I’m a sucker for a good historical drama, especially one that centers around rich white people in elaborate…


Omaha remains a powder keg.

Image by the author, Sharonda Harris-Marshall.

This article has been revised to reflect the fact Gardner died by suicide in Oregon.

On the week of September 14, Omahans anxiously awaited a grand jury decision which will decide the future of this overgrown prairie town. After a longwinded response from the Black special prosecutor— as well as…

Sharonda Harris-Marshall

is a filmmaker, photographer, and digital media artist living a stereotypical artist life. She could have been a doctor or a scientist, but here we are.

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