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AFROPUNK founding editor-in-chief quits company, citing “lies, gaslighting, exploitation”
Kaepernick’s case against the NFL moving forward after arbitrator denies summary judgment request
Why the interracial family in the new ‘Bewitched’ reboot matters to me
Jemele Hill’s $6 million buyout part of ESPN’s efforts to avoid race and gender in sports
‘The Sinner’ and why white killers are imagined as victims easier than the Black & killed
Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento says her own sexual assault accusations are money-driven
Court rules rapper’s lyrics, remake of N.W.A.’s “F– the Police”, is threat against cops on appeal
In the age of body positivity, why is it so hard to imagine fat girls as more than sad & alone?
Mexico’s first studio-driven fiction film with an all Black cast is criticized for anti-Black representation
Asia Argento, one of Harvey Weinstein’s first accusers, cut a secret deal when accused of sexual assault
The audacity of Aretha Franklin—a voice for Black liberation
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
Aretha Franklin, the “Queen of Soul”, passed way Thursday morning
Our reactions to Black men embracing in public highlight Black masculinity’s dehumanizing expectations
Inspired by Fox News attacks, Lebron James set to produce ‘Shut Up and Dribble’ docuseries
The first ever WakandaCon offered Black sanctuary in an unexpectedly emotional experience
Why you should watch ‘Hook Ups’, a new queer, intersectional web-series about love and dating
Reclaiming my imagination: a story of a Black nerd who once hated summer reading
Imagining conversations between two legendary Black women who embodied greatness: Whitney and Serena
The Nation magazine issues apology after backlash for publishing offensive poem from a white guy
LeBron opens public school offering free meals, college tuition to graduates and more
Beyond representation: Visibility in media won’t save us
Missing pages of Malcolm X’s autobiography purchased by the Schomburg Center at NY auction
A course is being taught at a New York college on the crisis of white masculinity and it’s about time
Buffy is Black now
Jordan Peele buys out theater to support ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ fanning more ‘Get Out’ comparisons
NFL temporarily suspends anthem policy after Miami Dolphins plan harsh penalties for protests
‘Sorry to Bother You’ is a study of the Black working class and the seductive appeal of capitalism
Shuri returns to the throne in her own Marvel comic by Nnedi Okorafor
Cornel West sparks spirited discussion about democracy at Dartmouth on 25th anniversary of ‘Race Matters’
Sometimes, I give gentrifiers the wrong directions when they get lost
“E pluribus unum”: Federalism is a reactionary structure built on anti-Blackness
Richard Akuson: the ‘A Nasty Boy’ editor talks the future of his queer fashion magazine and life as an asylum seeker in the U.S.
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