Feature: Spectra Speaks

Spectra is an award-winning Nigerian writer, gender justice advocate, and new media evangelist at Spectra Speaks (www.spectraspeaks.com), a global afrofeminist blog which publishes social commentary about gender, sexuality, diaspora communities, and movement-building through the lens of “Love” and media psychology. She is also the founder and executive editor at Queer Women of Color Media Wire (QWOC Media… Continue reading Feature: Spectra Speaks


FEATURE: Jamilah King

Jamilah King is the news editor at Colorlines.com, coordinating story assignments as news breaks, as well as covering urban politics and youth culture. Before joining Colorlines she was associate editor at WireTap Magazine, an online political publication that was a project of The Nation Institute. Jamilah serves on peer review board of the Youth Media… Continue reading FEATURE: Jamilah King


FEATURE: Andrea Plaid

Andrea (AJ) Plaid writes as the official Sexual Correspondent at Racialicious, where she explores the crucial nexus of race and sex in popular culture from her homebase in Brooklyn, NY. Her perspectives on race, gender, and sex have been featured in the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, and Bitch Magazine. She was a contributor to Change.org.… Continue reading FEATURE: Andrea Plaid