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The Only Black Guy in the Office

I keep it realer than most while on the job, but there are limits to how freely I’ll speak around my co-workers

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

America’s newest national holiday deserves exclusive access. Sorry not sorry.

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

When the challenges of remote work are all around you

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


This is not a vacation day. This is sick time.


The infuriating impact of a toxic breakroom

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The Only Black Guy in the Office

After more than a year of WFH, I can’t imagine it any other way

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

I’ve accepted this fact and figured out how to use my powers for good

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

As offices reopen, saying goodbye to the mid-workday nap might be the hardest

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


Just Rankin’ Sh!t

Where do you see yourself by the end of this article?

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6. “Why did you leave your previous employment?”

5. “What’s your worst quality?”


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

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