Diverse YA Recommendations

Over the past year, I’ve become extremely passionate about diversity in books. To the point that I did both a presentation and an essay on the topic last semester. Voluntarily. In the same timeframe. For two different classes. If that’s not passion, I don’t know what is. Luckily, this long-term temper tantrum of mine lines…

Web Series Provide the Diversity TV Fails to Deliver

As the discussion of women of color in media continues to unfold, Hollywood continues to stagnate on hiring diverse people to work in front of and behind the camera. But in the age of the Internet, future writers, producers and actors have an alternative to being turned down by a TV network: making their own…

Apple’s New Emojis and How They’re Promoting Diversity

Maybe it’s just me, but I know that I always get excited when there’s a new iPhone update. It doesn’t matter if it’s something small, like changing the way a certain app runs on their latest phone, or something big like completely changing what our texts look like; there’s just an exciting feeling that comes…