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Cornel West sparks spirited discussion about democracy at Dartmouth on 25th anniversary of ‘Race Matters’
‘Little Apple’ web series follows Black girl superhero fighting against racism in Harlem
I am an organizer and sometimes my PTSD makes Black Liberation feel impossible
Social media calls out France’s racism, islamophobia after 2018 World Cup win
Chicago erupts in protest following the shooting of a Black man by Chicago PD
Comic: Revolution means nothing if it doesn’t include Black women and Black queer folks
Poet Simone John talks her book ‘Testify’ and Sandra Bland’s legacy on the anniversary of her death in AAIHS interview
Tens of thousands protest Trump visit in London
The NFL Player’s Association officially challenges league’s anthem policy with grievance
‘Pose’ actress Indya Moore to star in, executive produce Frankenstein retelling ‘Magic Hour’
Calls to #AbolishICE are counterproductive unless they are also a call to #AbolishPolice
Black nerds unite: Blerd City Con is coming to New York!
Continuing the tradition of Black youth organizations’ solidarity with Palestine
Disgraced Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA, but his replacement could be just as bad for the environment
Meet the Black immigrant woman who climbed the Statue of Liberty to protest I.C.E.
NYC performer welcomes a world without anti-Blackness in “immersive abolitionist fairy-tale,” ‘Neptune’
Wakanda wins the World Cup! Artist designs incredible jerseys for the fictional ‘Black Panther’ country
Leftist who promised to take on corruption and the establishment wins Mexico presidency in a landslide
Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions hires Black queer scholar to ensure better representation
Thousands gathered across the country this weekend to protest Trump’s immigration policies
9 protestors arrested at Portland ICE facility as immigration protests spread nationwide
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets high-ranking official in NY primary. What’s next?
Rwandan publishing house Imagine We is cultivating African storytelling for global readers
“Jogger Joe” destroying a houseless Black man’s belongings is a natural part of Oakland’s gentrification
Sarah Huckabee Sanders was kicked out of restaurant, Maxine Waters says, “Good!”
Smithsonian Museum of African American History acquires Wakandan artifacts
If family separations at the border outrage us, so should family separation through prison and policing
The mayors and governors using their political sway to stall Trump’s immigration policies
Trump’s new order ending family separations will just detain undocumented families indefinitely
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
Why the NYC specialized high school exam is discriminatory and must be terminated.
To the friend who said I should be thankful for my online harassment while cosplaying: I ain’t thankful for shit
What I learned about the work it takes to protect children from anti-Blackness from being homeschooled
Our hair is a map to freedom: What I learned about resistance from the “1st” free Black town in the Americas
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