We are seeking op-eds and poetry on a wide range of topics from social justice to self-love from the perspective of youth of color. We are seeking informative pieces on issues in the United States regarding our circumstances and their overall effects our communities. 

Guidelines for op-ed:

  • All we ask is that you write in the name of liberation.

  • Additionally, include your name (you may use a pseudonym), age and other identities that you think help define who you are and what your perspective may be (eg. gender, sex, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, nationality, etc.)

  • Length: Minimum 400 words. Maximum 2000 words.

There are no requirements for poetry

For other submission types please email us directly.

​We will contact you to revise and edit, and to select an image to accompany your piece before publishing on Watch That Negro​. 

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