Chris “Fresh Kid Ice” Wong Won, member of the controversial group, 2 Live Crew, died at age 53 on July 13, 2017. I send warm regards to his family and loved ones who lost their kin entirely too soon. Let me state this clearly: You don’t have to like 2 Live Crew. You can find […]
Women in Hip-Hop matter. I’ve long been committed to documenting and educating about Hip-Hop culture, not just because I grew up in it and own it as my own, but also because women, especially women of color, are too often shut out of Hip-Hop discourse. Our ideas and opinions are regularly dismissed as invalid. Part […]
I attended this year’s Roots Picnic in Philadelphia and covered it for Essence.com Check out my review here: http://www.essence.com/culture/roots-picnic-10th-anniversary-recap (Solange Photo: PhoByMo)
Hey hey hey beloveds I was invited to join Combat Jack and Premium Pete for a great conversation about, well, everything! We discuss Push The Button (and BDSM/Kink), mental health and social work, women in hip-hop music and culture, activism and social justice work, divorce and co-parenting, and of course, sex and sexuality. The response […]
Feminista Jones and professor Brittney Cooper join “The Remix” for a smart, lively and insightful discussion on racism, sexism and why there are often different levels of outrage around violence against black women and black men. Listen here.
Here is my workshop on Sex Positive Messages in 40 Years of Hip-Hop Culture. It’s highly interactive and I had a really fun time. It was standing room only, which was pretty awesome. I was honored to be able to present at the Woodhull’s Sexual Freedom Summit this year [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbCJY4tjA7Y’]
I’m so excited to announce that I will be presenting at the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit this August in Alexandria, VA!! My workshop is on Sex-Positive Feminism in 40 Years of Hip-Hop Culture!! I am very excited to present on this subject, as Hip-hop and Sex-Positive Feminism are two of my most passionate topics of […]