1001 streams of blackness


Encyclopedia of —isms

Black vs black

“I write “Black” with a capital B because this term addresses first and foremost political and historical dimensions of the concept of Blackness, and relates only indirectly to skin complexion.” — Adusei-Poku


Encyclopedia of —isms



“When it comes to defending Barack against the charge that he’s not Black enough, I tell folk, ‘Well, I’ve know him for over fifteen years, and what I’ve noticed is that he’s proud of his race, but that doesn’t capture the range of his identity. He’s rooted in, but not restricted by his Blackness'” — Michael Eric Dyson in the forword of “Who’s afraid of Post-Blackness” by Touré.



Spike Lee: ‘Post-Racial America is Bullshit’

The only time it was really caught was Rodney King […] everybody is an investigative reporter now… with a phone.