In an interview, journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault discusses her new e-book about “corrective rape.” She explores the causes of the brutality against lesbian women in South Africa and how the world should respond.
Racialicious owner and editor Latoya Peterson discusses the lucrative natural-hair-care industry and how wrong a New York magazine article is in describing Silicon Valley's investment in one hair-care website as "dumb."
Some men still think women who are sexually assaulted are being let off the hook for reckless behavior, says Racialicious editor Latoya Peterson. She cites as an example a blog entry by Damon Young at Very Smart Brothas.
Discussing the cultural impact of the viral "Sh-- Girls Say" videos, Racialicious editor Latoya Peterson says that the most popular ones play on stereotypes -- which we're more comfortable laughing at than confronting.
The slaying of a white worker at the upscale yoga store in a D.C. suburb was made for the media -- particularly once her black co-worker was charged with her murder. Four ways of looking at the reaction to the crime.