Anonymous Twitter Accounts: The New Digital “White Hood”?

By Elizabeth M. Vasily “I’m a ‘n*****,’ I look ’n*****y,’ I haven’t earned my ‘n***** card,’ I’m a ‘pseudon*****,’ ‘f****** ni***ster,’ or ‘scab n*****.’ If you winced when you read that list of slurs, imagine having them lobbed at you nearly every day for two years.”[i] Imani Gandy, a Black American lawyer and legal analyst,…

What’s in a Label?

By: Anthony Tran During a recent interview with Oprah Winfrey, Raven-Symoné, an actress who rose to fame after stints on The Cosby Show and Disney Channel, spoke out against the use of labels with respect to her sexual orientation and her race. After being asked by Winfrey about her sexual identity and same-sex relationship, Symoné made…