the Devotion issue

Undivided State: A conversation on feminism and spirituality

Among all the falsehoods constructed about feminism, one of the most persistent is the notion that it does not mix with spirituality. Read more »

We Are Not Yours: Black Women Are Supreme But Not Superhuman

Black women will not save liberals from themselves. Read more »

About the Art: The Devotion Issue

We are devoted to women of color being devoted to themselves. Read more »

BitchTapes: Devotion

Songs about embracing your body as it is—haters be damned. Read more »

Can You See Me Now?: The Fragility of Maternal Transition

The pregnant woman is rarely asked what it is she needs, or how she really feels. Read more »

Black Venus Rising: The Symbolism of Beyoncé’s Pregnancy Photos

Anyone who has seen Lemonade can tell you that Beyoncé is fond of bending symbols to her will. Read more »

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