Proud Blerd. I write about sci-fi, fantasy, and other areas of interest. Founder of https://The7thMatrix.com & EYE ON SCI-FI podcast. Chocolate lover.

These remarkable Black sci-fi characters defied tokenism onscreen.

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Image credit: Metamorworks


Placing the onus of creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace on Black employees is insensitive and exploitative.

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“You did not create the racist and biased culture of this company, but you are now responsible for correcting it. Chop. Chop. Get to work!”


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Image From: The Water Phoenix.


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Screenshot taken by author.


There has never been a time in this nation’s history where all its citizens were afforded equal opportunities and privileges.

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Their America has never been my America.

  • The one for white European settlers, immigrants and all their…


These unnerving short films will make you leave the lights on.

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Image credit: Romolo Tavani


Following the core principles of this acronym can help ensure a relationship is established on firm ground.

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Image credit: New Africa

“The best proof of love is trust.” — Dr. Joyce Brothers


Onscreen depictions of the police represent an insidious form of propaganda.

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In the real world, “To protect and serve” carries with it the unspoken addendum: “whites only.”


Why I refuse to allow the violent superhero drama’s Neo-Nazi storyline to traumatize me.

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Image credit: Amazon Studios


Self-care for America’s Black citizens is more vital now than ever

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