Derrick Clifton is an identity and culture reporter and columnist. His work has appeared on NBC News, the Guardian, Vox, the Root, Quartz, MSNBC, HLN, and Mic. He is the communications manager for ProPublica Illinois.
Eric Trump fell for that fake Bloomberg dance video
Video: Asian woman confronts person who assumes she has coronavirus
Who is #BodyPositivity for? It depends who you ask
VMAs killed the video star.
On Aug 31, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Can we really call it a celebration of all women?
On Aug 27, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Gun violence doesn't exist for your infotainment.
On Aug 26, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
White people laugh? No problem. Black people laugh? Call the police.
No country's economy should be 'too big to fail.'
On Aug 24, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
This is what happens when you follow Breitbart logic on race.
On Aug 20, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
The abusive boy next door.
On Aug 19, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Just do it already.
On Aug 18, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Ariana Grande shouldn't have been the reason for the backlash.
On Aug 14, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
If 'ethical cheating' is considered open-minded, consider me closed.
On Aug 12, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Ferguson has unearthed many ugly truths, important realizations, and lessons to be learned.
On Aug 11, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
One year after Ferguson, police brutality against unarmed white people speaks to an important truth.
On Aug 7, 2015 by Derrick Clifton