Despite being beaten and burned, woman stands behind her pimp

One would think if you were subjected to beatings and torture by a pimp, you would want to that person jailed for their crimes. But this is the case with the sentencing of accused and convicted sex trafficker Karmik Grant-Byas in New York. He was convicted in February on charges of sex trafficking and promoting […]

The musings of a Black exorcist

When I go to the gym, I’m an exorcist, and I rarely go out of my way to speak. I give a friendly smile to the person checking memberships at the front desk, followed by a knowing head nod to the faces I recognize on my brisk walk to the locker room. I briefly exchange […]