Daily Archives: February 1, 2013

“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” Maya Angelou

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Blackface in Portland?

Shirley Q Liquor, whose actual name is Chuck Knipp, is a white gay man who has made their entire drag career around wearing Black face and performing racist caricatures of Black women. They’ve received support from Ru Paul, a known white … Continue reading

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February is Black History Month

Why a Black History Month? Black History Month had its beginnings in 1926 in the United States, when historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History announced the second week of February to … Continue reading

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