5 Reasons Plants Are Essential To My Health as a Black Woman

Plants are giving me life. Literally. They are vital to my sustainability. And I’m not only talking about trendy hipster succulents that sit on a windowsill untouched (no shade to succulents though). I’m referring to diverse plants that require consistent attention, care, and positive energy. I have two  basil plants sitting on the south-facing windows …

Wakanda Forever: Anti-colonialism as Sustainable Technology

By now, I’m sure you’ve seen Black Panther. If you haven’t, then stop reading this and go see it because it’s worth your intellectual energy, and there are spoilers ahead. Black Panther, like many of the Marvel comics and movies, has rooted its premise and power in reality. In contrast, popular DC superheroes like Green …