Gender & Sexuality
Danish Scientists Close to HIV Cure
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Shannon Matesky About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
15 Year-Old Saheela Ibraheem Accepted into Harvard…and 13 Other Colleges!
Stacey Ann-Gooden: My Biracial Daughter Thinks She’s White
George Zimmerman Will NOT Seek “Stand Your Ground” Immunity Hearing
Does Jason Collins Coming Out Change Anything for the Black Queer Community?
Jason Collins on Coming Out: “I’m the happiest that I’ve ever been in my life”
Police Investigate Racist Bullying at Philadelphia Catholic School
Recognizing Link Between Emotional Trauma and Youth Violence
Emmett Till’s Family Plan to Pressure Mountain Dew to End Endorsement Deal w/ Lil Wayne
Who You Calling A B*tch? MC Lyte Talks About Violence, and the Disrespect of Women in Rap Music
NBA Player Jason Collins Comes Out: “I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay.”
In 2012, Black Voters Surpassed White Turnout for First Time Ever
UC Irvine Frat Sparks Outrage with Blackface Video: “He was trying to be Jay-Z…”
Nobel Prize Winner Gary Becker Advocates Paying Parents for Student Performance
Georgia’s Wilcox High School Set to Hold Its First Integrated Prom
Tales from a Black Filled Childhood: Who Will Lead My Black Generation…No One?
Lauryn Hill Speaks Out on Financial Troubles, New Record Deal in Open Letter
10 Rappers That Should Have Made The XXL Freshman List
Two Women Shot At During Christopher Dorner Manhunt Awarded $4.2 Million from LAPD
The League of Young Voters Launch #NoGunsAllowed Campaign
Chicago Students Boycott Standardized Test to Protest School Closings
Poor Police-Community Relations Present Major Obstacle to Stemming Tide of Violence in Chicago
Tavon White Ran Prison Gang, Impregnated Four Guards While Behind Bars
Former Notre Dame Star Skylar Diggins Signs w/ Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports
Mothers of Young Men Slain by NYPD Call on Artists to Submit Songs for Justice
GENERATION JOBLESS: 300M Youth Around the World are Out of Work
House Honors Four Little Girls Killed in Birmingham Church Bombing
LZ Granderson: Treat Chicago Gangs as Terrorists
Kylie Jenner allegedly unfollowed Rihanna after Fenty because white women hate losing to Black women
Comic: Anti-Black feelings about natural hair don’t just affect Black women
Latest Black Panther trailer: We are all going to Wakanda soon, but not soon enough!
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