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Welcome to Minority Report, a weekly newsletter from the LEVEL team that packs an entire week into a single email. From men showing their ass policing women’s bodies to the week in racism, from pop-culture picks to a must-read LEVEL story, it’s everything you need and nothing you don’t. If you’re loving what you’re reading, tell a friend to tell a friend.

Men ruin everything. Actually, let me rephrase that: Men ruin everything for women. And that goes double for Black women.

Consider two non-Bernie internet trends that have dominated the young but already eventful 2021. First there was the…

The problem isn’t the subject matter — it’s the callousness

Still from BRS Kash’s “Throat Baby Remix feat. Da Baby and City Girls” official music video.

As I officially step into my late thirties later this year, I have accepted that the superpowers of aging will only accelerate with time. In other words, it won’t be long now before I’m tempted to post thirst traps of myself in Under Armour shirts like Tyler Perry and other uncles on the move.

The signs are there. On one hand, a dermatologist tells me I look so much younger than my apparent big ass old age; on another, a different doctor tells me my lingering back problems are sciatica. (If there was any lingering doubt that this is an…

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