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The Only Black Guy in the Office

Stimmy envy is too real

Illustration of a man working at a computer daydreaming of being a rich man lying on a big check.
Illustration of a man working at a computer daydreaming of being a rich man lying on a big check.
Illustration: Michael Kennedy for LEVEL


It was a year of loss, but that’s not the only thing he’ll learn

Photo: Unsplash


Anyone who said NY was dead after Covid-19 arrived wasn’t a New Yorker to begin with

A pride colored heart is seen on a subway car near a person wearing a mask as the city moves into Phase 2 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic on June 25, 2020 in New York City.
A pride colored heart is seen on a subway car near a person wearing a mask as the city moves into Phase 2 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic on June 25, 2020 in New York City.
Photo: Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images


While the real world is stalled out and spiraling, we’re busy leveling up

Original illustration by Oakland School for the Arts student, Vinh Truong


While speed will increase into this month, we still have more work to do


THE ONLY BLACK GUY IN THE OFFICE

Demands? Nah. But if you want me back at a desk, call them ‘action items.’

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


Abolition for the People

The best way to curb pandemics like Covid-19 is to abolish the conditions that breed their spread


Between a pandemic and a traumatic news cycle, it’s been a trying year for many Black couples. Here’s how to keep the fire burning in the bedroom.

Photo: svetikd/Getty Images


Just Rankin’ Sh!t

It’s phallic gourd season, y’all!

Photo: Lew Robertson/Getty Images

6. Eggplant

5. Sweet potatoes

4. Penis peppers

3. Carrots

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