Gender & Sexuality
12 Year-Old Boy Commits Suicide Because of Bullying
Cleveland Teen David Boone Goes From Homelessness to HARVARD!
26-Year-Old Doctor Founds West Africa’s First Air Ambulance
Toni Morrison, Dolores Huerta, Bob Dylan Among Recipients of Presidential Medal of Freedom
INSPIRING! ATL Teen Fred Dukes Graduates HS; Heading To College Despite Homelessness
40 Shot In Chicago Over Memorial Day Weekend; 10 Dead
Cory Booker’s Communications Director RESIGNS
From The Shrug Files: Queen Latifah Comes Out?
REPORT: Violent Flash Mobs Are Caused By Boredom, Lack of Resources
Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: May 21 – 28
Van Jones Talks Recalling Gov Scott Walker and Keeping Pressure on President Obama
Police and the NATO Protests
A Commencement Speech for Black Youth: James Baldwin’s “A Letter to My Nephew”
Monday Is Memorial Day…But Saturday is MILES DAVIS DAY; Happy Birthday to a Legend
They Told Me I Wasn’t Smart Enough for Community College?!?!
Marriage: “I can do bad all by myself…”
The Right of the People to Peaceably Assemble
David Clowney Shares HIV Status On Twitter: Inspiring, or TMI?
REPORT: 43 Percent of Black Gay Youth Have Contemplated or Attempted Suicide
VIBE: Meet Your New Role Models
POLL: African American Support for Same-Sex Marriage At Record High
15 Year-Old Honor Student Brittany Rowley Roughed Up by NYPD
Maryland Legislator Calls for Crackdown on Black Youth Mobs ‘Terrorizing’ Baltimore’s Inner Harbor
30 Children, 11 Mothers and No One Talks About The Black Man’s Body
Awkward Black Girl Moves to Pharrell’s ‘i am Other’ YouTube Channel
Lupe Fiasco’s Releases New Single “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free),” Angers Pete Rock
Dissin Issa Rae Based on Race? That’s Awkward
D’Angelo Is Back! (For real, this time…)
Louisiana School Psychologist Says Young Black Thugs Should Be “Put Down”
The anti-Blackness of believing there’s no support for queerness in the hood
Throwing off the yoke of respectability politics in single Black mamahood
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
I’m disavowing respectability politics and exorcising the shame of my poverty
Spokesmodel, not silenced model, Munroe Bergdorf spoke her piece
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