Brooklyn Deep Third Rail

Third Rail Express: Calling out the New York Times

We react to TV critic Alessandra Stanley's critique of Shonda Rhimes in last Sunday's New York Times. We call out the "newspaper of record" for allowing Stanley to mis-analyze and reduce Rhime's complex Black women heroines to "Angry Black Women" stereotypes.

Third Rail Eps 2: Living Uninterrupted


Monifa Bandele: Malcolm X Grassroots Movement & BMC Board Member
Djibril Toure: Malcolm X Grassroots Movement


1. Where do we get our messages about identity? 
Inspiration: Documentary “MissRepresentation

2. What were you doing at 19? 
Inspiration: “Black Boy Interrupted” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

3. "Tell em why you mad" Roundup