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Fat-shaming should not be tolerated in any circumstance
April 19, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean wants you to think before you fat-shame.
Popular media tropes misrepresent black womanhood
April 2, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean disavows harmful, stereotypical portrayals of black women in the media.
Self-diagnosing needs to be checked and addressed
March 21, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean warns against trivializing mental illness.
Don’t be like Kim Kardashian
February 27, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean explains the cultural importance of braids to black women.
To fight trafficking, go beyond the salon
February 12, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean argues that we need to fight human trafficking more thoroughly in our communities.
Triggered is more than a buzzword, should not be freely trivialized
January 29, 2018
Columnist Kereece McLean explains the harm in using "triggered" colloquially.
Politicians' silence speaks stronger than words
January 21, 2018
Columnist Kereece Mclean criticizes Trumps disparaging comments on immigration.
The media must report on the GOP tax plan more completely
December 4, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean highlights the importance of accurately discussing the proposed GOP tax plan in popular media.
The diversity of women must be reflected by makeup
November 20, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean calls for actual diversity in makeup, not just strategic marketing.
Stop recycling: we need different actors of color
November 6, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean explains why Hollywood needs to branch out in their hiring of actors of color.
Flying while black highlights racial bias
November 1, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean points out stereotypes people of color face while traveling.
Austin Pride Radio needs to include LGBTQ Artists
October 24, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean argues that Austin Pride Radio must play music by the people it appeals to.
Stop associating the way I speak with whiteness
October 16, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean dispels the myth of "talking white."
Stop ostracizing LGBTQ youth
October 13, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean highlights the importance of book representation of LGBTQ love.
Stop ostracizing our LGBTQ youth
October 12, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean highlights the importance of representing LGBTQ love in books.
Black mental health should not rely on churches
October 5, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean argues that churches shouldn't be the black community's only resource for mental healthcare.
Colorism is a sickness and black immigrants aren't immune
September 20, 2017
Columnist Kereece McLean explains the difficulty that black immigrants have with discussing colorism.
CNS event aims to introduce students to career-planning program, Handshake
January 23, 2017
“Let’s Shake On It” event will be held on Jan. 25 and 27.