Gloria Steinem on Black Women and Feminism

Feminist, journalist and activist Gloria Steinem told Black Enterprise that she thinks black women invented the feminist movement. The Medal of Freedom award winner further discusses the role black women played in her 50-year career, explaining that they were actually twice as likely to support feminist issues compared with white women. When asked what she has to say to African American women who feel the …

Hudson Mohawke feat. Irfane: Very First Breath

The very talented Hudson Mohawke has teamed up with French vocalist Irfane for “Very First Breath,” a song from HudMo’s upcoming album Lantern, which is set for release 16 June 2015 on Warp. Despite Hudson Mohawke’s trademark pounding bass and glitzy moments, the track is a little more pop-leaning than listeners might be used to; with a forlorn Irfane singing, “Bring us back to the …

Asking for Hugs in Australia

In 2012, a depressing survey revealed that just 13% of all Australians said they trusted Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. The dismal statistics prompted Australian artist Peter Sharpe to set up a social experiment in which schoolgirl Jasirah Bin Hitam bravely stood—blindfolded and open-armed—on a busy beach with a sign saying, “I trust you. Do you trust me? Let’s hug.” At first, people observe from …