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By Sikivu Hutchinson (short story excerpt) Hell or high water, he was gonna be sharp for his first day of work doing rent-a-cop duty at the bling bling palace on Fig and 8th. Hector stood in the downtown library bathroom mirror counting the wrinkles tic tac toeing from his temple to his right eye.  He’d…

October Purple Purse Domestic Violence Awareness Honorees

On October 23rd, the Positive Results Center will hold its annual Purple Purse awards honoring exemplary violence prevention advocates and community partners “who have positively impacted our work, the community, and the youth to raise awareness about domestic violence, sexual assault, financial abuse, and bullying, which affect the most compromised and vulnerable in our community.”…

Women of Color Beyond Belief 2022: Disrupting Religious Fascism and Respectability

By Sikivu Hutchinson, from The Humanist While it may be true that religiosity is declining among the overall American population (and Gen Z women), its grip on Black women and women of color is still powerful. A recent survey by Secular Woman and American Atheists, (which encompassed over 50,000 respondents) suggests that women nonbelievers are “more likely than others to encounter…