Derrick Clifton
Derrick Clifton

A reporter, news commentator and speaker on issues of identity, culture and social justice, Derrick is a graduate of Northwestern University. Web: derrickclifton.com

May 21, 2015

Some Black Celebrities Just Can't Stop Saying Messed-Up Stuff About Racism

It's really not about baggy pants.
May 20, 2015
May 19, 2015
May 18, 2015

What the Kardashians Can Teach Us About Understanding a Trans Family Member

Every family is different, but some can serve as an example to others.
May 17, 2015

8 Times Remarks About Trans People's Bodies Got Brilliantly Shut Down

These comebacks deserve a standing ovation.

News
May 15, 2015

College Student Told He’s Harassing People Because He's Sitting and Waiting for Adviser

Was a student picked on for waiting while black?
News
May 14, 2015

Rihanna's Latest Fashion Ad Is a Major Milestone for Black Women Everywhere

Rihanna's put another notch in her fashion icon belt.
May 12, 2015
May 11, 2015

Black Women Are Being Killed by Police, Too, So Why Is No One Talking About It?

The lives of black women matter — but they aren't getting much-needed attention.
News
May 7, 2015

If Outdated Gender Norms Were Thrown Out the Window, This Is What Prom Would Look Like

The prom dress code doesn't work for everyone.

May 5, 2015

Looks Like White Americans Are Finally Starting to Come Around on Race and Policing

A shift in public opinion could be on the horizon.
May 4, 2015
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May 1, 2015
April 30, 2015
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April 29, 2015

What's Being Said in the Media vs. What's Really Happening in Baltimore

Here's the reality of what's happening on the streets.

News
April 28, 2015
April 27, 2015

11 Images Show the Hypocrisy of America's Reaction to Baltimore Riots

Talk about a glaring double standard.
April 27, 2015

9 Things Everyone Needs to Stop Saying About Trans People Immediately

Let's keep the ignorance out of this discussion.
April 24, 2015

Bruce Jenner Just Made History Breaking Down America's Myths About Gender

“I’m not stuck in anybody’s body. I’m just who I am.”