Articles by Briahna Joy Gray

Biden’s “You Ain’t Black” Comment Is Symptomatic of Democrats’ Deeper Race Problem

The Democratic Party has long taken Black voters for granted and accepted essentialist thinking that reduces voters of color solely to their racial identity.

The Politics of Shame

How effective is shame as a tactic? Are there better responses to shameful behavior?

Should We Talk To White Supremacists?

Is it even possible to have a productive conversation with a racist? We can’t say until we’ve tried…

Bernie Sanders Isn’t A Democrat… Thank God

He advances true Democratic values without the party’s toxic political brand…

The Question of Cultural Appropriation

It’s more helpful to think about exploitation and disrespect than to define cultural “ownership”…

How Identity Became A Weapon Against The Left

Reaction to criticism of Kamala Harris shows how the voices of progressive people of color are erased…

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