Gender & Sexuality
What is the Current Direction of Hip-Hop?
That — I Don’t Like, Or What I Hope Gets Got on the Eve of 2013
Chicago Reaches 500 Homicides in 2012
The Pope, Lingering Intolerance & Some Books I Wish He Would Read
Rapper Shawty Lo and His 10 Baby Mommas To Star in New Reality Show
Spike Lee Refuses To See Django Unchained; Calls It “Disrespectful”
Condom Dispensers Installed in Philly Schools
Not Giving Django Too Much Credit
Cornell West: Gun Control Only Becomes An Issue When “Vanillia” People Get Shot
McDonalds Has a Lump of Coal for Your Xmas Stocking
When Does Size Matter? When HIV/AIDS Rates Keep Rising, and Black Youth Keep Dying
President Obama Vows to Take Action to Reduce Gun Violence
Sixth-Grader Brings Gun To School To Protect Himself In Case of School Shooting
President Obama is Time Magazine’s Person of the Year
Refusing to Grin and Bear It
Brooklyn Woman Suing NYPD After Being Arrested for Filming Stop and Frisk
BET Founder Bob Johnson Calls on President Obama to Address Black Unemployment
STUDY: Many Black Women Avoid Exercise To Maintain Hair
Sao Paulo Governor Accused of Launching Deadly Campaign Against Black Youth
If Lamb Chops or The Puzzle Place Was Your Ish, THEN YOUR GONNA LOVE THIS!
The Children Are Dying
Gun Control Debate Rages In Aftermath of Sandy Hook Massacre
18 Year-Old Polite Stewart Earns Bachelors Degree in Physics
More American Values
Violence vs. Apathy
Mass Shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary; 27 Dead, Including 18 Children
Chicago Students Stage Sit-In; Demand Principal Resign
Examining The Politics of “Throwing Shade” in the LGBTQ Community: Why Hurt People— Hurt People & Is Shade Necessary?
WATCH: BET’s ‘Murder to Excellence: Life & Hip Hop in Chicago’ Documentary
Susan Rice Drops Out of Running For Sec. of State Due to ‘Partisan Politics’
New book from Zora Neale Hurston about the last survivor of the Atlantic slave trade to be released in 2018
He’s gotta stop it: A Black, polyamorous femme on the Netflix “She’s Gotta Have It” reboot
To the women who bent my reflection: How internalized misogyny creates toxic relationships among women
15-year-old girl who declined a grown man’s advances ID’d him as her shooter before her death
The Black church taught me to be a docile victim, and now I renounce its lessons
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