Lovecraft Country Interviews: Jurnee Smollett

Jurnee Smollett plays Letitia “Leti” Lewis in HBO’s newest thriller, Lovecraft Country. This series mixes the horror of classic H.P Lovecraft literature with the steep racial tensions of Jim Crow America. Ahead of Lovecraft Country’s…

Tayarisha Poe: ep 002

Tayarisha Poe is a director and writer, known for Selah and the Spades (2019), Honey and Trombones (2012) and The Twilight Zone (2019). Selah and the Spades is a 2019 American drama film, written and directed by Tayarisha…

Mule Drinks: Libations for Freedom

A mule with a twist! Let’s pour libations to the ancestors! For Juneteenth, my friend Deontay made a custom libation called “40 Acres and a Mule”. Deontay, also known as Tay, is also the founder…

Police, What We Should Do About Them?

Police departments across the country are under a microscope right now. Private citizens have been filming encounters with law enforcement for decades and now we’re pretty much fed up. “Defund the Police” has become a…

A Note From the Editor

This note was written on June 15, 2020 and published on June 16, 2020. I’m tired. I’m actually exhausted. WE are exhausted. In the past two weeks, we’ve watched major corporations turn “Black Lives Matter”…

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