Yomi Adegoke is a writer from Croydon. She is founder and editor of Birthday Magazine, a publication aimed at providing representation for black teenage girls and writes about race, popular culture and intersectional feminism.
24 December 2014 12:11 PM
Lyrics about cultural appropriation aren’t as fun to dance to as ones about ass-clapping
14 November 2014 02:56 PM
I haven’t a clue why Kim is automatically considered to have more agency than your average glamour model
11 November 2014 05:21 PM
Racists don’t feel legitimised using this word because we use it - they feel legitimised because they are racist
09 October 2014 05:39 PM
Their celebration of larger body shapes is a nice change, but why does it still have to be at the expense of other women?
15 September 2014 01:18 PM
It's dangerous to be black in America full stop, but being a woman as well means you face both racism and misogyny
19 March 2014 05:06 PM
If the trend truly is about raising awareness, everyone should at least include a link to a cancer charity
14 August 2013 01:34 PM
Shutting down one site won't combat the massive problem of cyberbullying
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