Dear Marooned Alien Princess, Where is the line drawn between appreciation and cultural appropriation? Why can’t I just enjoy things from other cultures? Isn’t denying…
In this month’s column, our advice columnist Zahira Kelly helps readers understand their complex feelings about this past summer’s Olympic games and the ways power and beauty are intertwined.
Telling people of color their ancestors died for their right to vote is an abusive attempt to force them to affirm their political disempowerment
Advice on countering the ahistorical scientific justifications for patriarchy, and relating to a boyfriend who trashes your self-esteem.
Zahira Kelly dissects the costs of online fame and upholds the dignity of speaking differently than the ruling class
Are men getting, somehow, even worse? Should being anti-capitalist mean women of color wearing sack cloth? Ask Marooned Alien Princess!
Whether it's being single in your thirties or being black in a mixed race family, Zahira Kelly has advice to help you get through this structurally abusive world
To put it simply, micro is macro.
We didn’t create this mess. This is what they’ve left for us.
Advice on white girls and their black boyfriends, and how to have satisfying sex with a small dick
Zahira Kelly answers readers’ questions on sex appeal, gentrification, and escaping abusive relationship dynamics.