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.
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Who is #BodyPositivity for? It depends who you ask
Who is the kind of person who would vote for Trump? The answer is more complicated than you think.
On Aug 5, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Here's what it's like to have RBF as a black person.
On Aug 4, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Haven't you people ever heard of closing a GD door?
On Jul 31, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
What happens after your Live Story snap gets viewed nearly 100,000 times? Nothing.
On Jul 30, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
What would America do if a citizen of Zimbabwe shot our bald eagle?
On Jul 29, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
The problem isn’t what Lopez wore. It's how we’re talking about it.
On Jul 27, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Don't make the same mistake as Hulk Hogan.
On Jul 24, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
It's time to shake off the bias for white women.
On Jul 23, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
What does it say about America that white peoples' feelings are more important than black lives?
On Jul 22, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
They never truly disappear, no matter how hard we try.
On Jul 21, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
No one likes a cheater, but that doesn't mean we should expose them.
On Jul 20, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
We need to say Sandra Bland's name.
On Jul 17, 2015 by Derrick Clifton