Gender & Sexuality
Yara Shahidi is headed to Harvard this fall
When white people enter a space, anti-Blackness always does too
Chicago teens sound off on Jason Whitlock, LeBron James, and racism in America
London experiences third terrorist attack to hit UK in three months
Baltimore 7th grader wins individual chess championsip
If Black innocence never exists to the state, how can passivism and perfect victimhood save us?
Man arrested for machete stabbing while yelling racial slurs
Keep your white friends and partners away from Black Pride events
Behind Amy Schumer’s ‘Get Out’ joke: The horrible legacy of claiming the Black phallus endangers white women
What you need to know about Trump’s proposed $9 billion budget slashes to public education
Liberation is a 3-step process: Broadening activism’s scope in the wake of the Movement for Black Lives
Revolutionary Poetry for Edward Crawford
When I, a Black person, was told I didn’t know enough about another culture to have opinions on slavery
Jeff Sessions is working to undo the work of anti-prison activists
Reading came first: how I journeyed from hotep to Black queer feminist
Chicago man charged after punching Black woman security guard, Zoa Stigler, on camera
I’ll still complain about politics even when I don’t vote – fight me.
Yes, Black liberals commodify Black Lives Matter too and it’s a major problem
Miley Cyrus finally announces the end of her minstrel show, proving once and for all the violence of appropriation
Boko Haram Frees 82 Schoolgirls From 2014 Capture
Why seeing the murder of Ashanti Hunter as anti-Black violence does not distract us from fighting for Black men and boys
What you need to know about Chicago’s ‘gang database’ and the lawsuit from local activists
Why The #BlackAndTraveling Movement Must Confront Its Classism
The forgotten collateral of exhuming the Black dead through art
White people have long tried to obscure slavery as the cause of the Civil War. Donald Trump is no different.
Details of Jordan Edwards’ Police Shooting Death Change
How Jesse Williams’ divorce highlights the way white-supremacist beauty standards affect relationships
Black people not voting is logical, and vote pushers are usually anti-Black
Oprah Winfrey brings power and emotion to ‘The Immortal Henrietta Lacks’
Black men, we need to acknowledge that we are the problem. Let’s talk toxic masculinity.
Cyntoia Brown is being failed by the justice system because she’s a black woman
Stolen bodies, Stolen land: Contemplating Blackness and Indigeneity
Comic: When white people think ancestry is easy
Who owns the Black experience?: Decolonizing theory & how the academy commodifies Black life
Malcolm X’s daughters are launching a clothing line!
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