Essays by Janet Mock GirlsLikeUs

 

‘Aloha’ Movie: Hollywood’s Historical Misappropriation of Hawaiian Language

I end every show with an editorial on one pressing and personal cultural topic. This week's editorial discusses the Cameron Crowe romantic comedy, Aloha...

EXCLUSIVE! Laverne Cox on Bruce Jenner: ‘A Profoundly Nuanced, Complicated, Beautiful Human Being’

On Saturday, I hosted msnbc's red carpet coverage of the White House Correspondents Dinner, also known on the interwebs as #NerdProm, and spoke with many...

#MakeItFair Holds Hollywood Accountable to Women Artists

I end every show with an editorial on one pressing and personal cultural topic. This week's editorial applauds the #MakeItFair Project which champions...



Airport Hair Patdown: TSA Changes Policy When It Comes to Black Women’s Locks

I end every show with an editorial on one pressing and personal cultural topic. This week's editorial discusses TSA's policy change for black women's...

The Racialized Sexism that Binds Mo’Ne Davis & Serena Williams

I end every show with an editorial on one pressing and personal cultural topic. This week's editorial discusses Little League star Mo'Ne Davis and the racialized...

Jussie Smollett’s Sexuality & The Banishing of ‘The Closet’

I end every show with an editorial on one pressing and personal cultural topic. This week's editorial dissects Empire star Jussie Smollett and his decision...