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Get Out The Black Vote.

Xenophobic headlines diminishing Black suffrage are circulating inaccurate messages to Black Americans. Such discrimination has prompted the University of Miami’s National Pan-Hellenic Council to work toward undoing minority voter suppression as the nation enters election season. In ...

Xenophobic headlines diminishing Black suffrage are circulating inaccurate messages to Black Americans. Such discrimina...

DISTRACTION X UBS: WE ARE THE CHANGE-MAKERS

In collaboration with United Black Students, Distraction collected images and quotes from students that are a part of the University of Miami community to create a visual display of support for the #BlackLivesMatter movement. The project is meant to empower and raise the voices of student...

In collaboration with United Black Students, Distraction collected images and quotes from students that are a part of t...

The New Colors Of Consumerism

In the wake of George Floyd’s murder, the social media universe has served as a pivotal tool in advancing the compelling #BlackLivesMatter movement. Timelines and updates across all platforms defiantly echo a collective desire for change and demand for social justice, while online silen...

In the wake of George Floyd’s murder, the social media universe has served as a pivotal tool in advancing the compell...

It’s Not Enough To Be Non-Racist. We Must Be Anti-Racist.

As soon as the cries out of George Floyd’s death swept across every social media platform, the outrage of the #BlackLivesMatter movement followed suit, demanding that justice be met regarding the murders of Floyd and countless other black civilians and an end be put to police brutality ...

As soon as the cries out of George Floyd’s death swept across every social media platform, the outrage of the #BlackL...

Whats Does Defunding The Police Mean?

As protests run into their third week, a sizable chunk of activists and demonstrators have called for “defunding” or even “abolishing” police departments. The movement has since gained traction, and many cities are listening to their calls. Funding for the Los Angeles Police Depar...

As protests run into their third week, a sizable chunk of activists and demonstrators have called for “defunding” o...

From A Fizzled Flame

All my life I have been angry. Outraged. Ill-tempered. Quick to implode, to burst, to react. Racism was familiar with my character — these have always been the traits to first ascend during my encounters with it. I was always the girl ready to assert my voice, doing the calling out, the...

All my life I have been angry. Outraged. Ill-tempered. Quick to implode, to burst, to react. Racism was familiar with m...