Contributing writer for The ATLANTIC. Spotify podcast host. Born and raised in Detroit. Grew up at Michigan State. MY MEMOIR UPHILL IS ON SALE NOW. LINK BELOW.
Is it strange that the Avatar sequel has grossed almost $2 billion and I don’t know a single person who has seen it?
The NHL isn’t ready to be a good ally because the league isn’t actually willing to fight for the people they say they’re trying to reach. My latest column for @TheAtlantic
Just had a Mexican pizza from Taco Bell for the first time. Why didn’t y’all tell me about this goodness???
I need so many people to understand this regarding Tyre Nichols. Several of the police officers who murdered Freddie Gray were Black. The entire system of policing is based on white supremacist violence. We see people under the boot of oppression carry its water all the time.
@CEDtalks85 @heartSFbaseballHistory says you are mistaken. Policing has everything to do with white supremacy. It wasn’t about protecting people. It was about protecting white folks’ property and shielding them from us. Police history is rooted in slave catching and specifically The Fugitive Slave Act
I have no idea who did this, but if you know, find them and tag them. One of the best things I’ve seen on this app this week
Me, watching people who criticized Colin Kaepernick for his nonviolent protest post MLK quotes today
If you vote for Donald Trump, you are a racist. You have no wiggle room.
People need to understand how huge this is. Maya Moore is one of the most decorated basketball players of all time and she halted her career IN HER PRIME to right an injustice. This is just amazing.
@benandjerrys just put all other corporate statements to shame. THIS is how you put out a statement.