Darnell L. Moore

Darnell L. Moore is Editor-at-Large at CASSIUS (an iOne digital platform) and formerly a senior editor and correspondent at Mic. He is co-managing editor at The Feminist Wire and writer-in-residence at the Center on African American Religion, Sexual Politics and Social Justice at Columbia University. 

He is the former host of Mic’s digital series, The Movement, which was nominated for a Breakthrough Series: Short Form Award at the 2016 IFP Gotham Awards. He has led and participated in several critical dialogues including the 58th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women and the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington National Panel on Race, Discrimination and Poverty.

A prolific writer, Darnell has been published in various media outlets including MSNBC, The Guardian, Huffington Post, EBONY, The Root, The Advocate, VICE, and others, as well as numerous academic journals. His essays also appear in several anthologies and books. Darnell has also received numerous awards and honors, including the 2012 Humanitarian Award from the American Conference on Diversity for his advocacy in the City of Newark, the 2012 Outstanding Academic Leadership Award from Rutgers University, and was named among EBONY’s Power 100 and The Root 100. He’s presently completing his first book titled No Ashes in the Fire: A Memoir (Nation Books).