Gender & Sexuality
School bans students from school due to feared HIV status
From slave cabins to apartments?
United States enter day one of government shutdown
Maya Angelou to be awarded Mailer Lifetime Achievement Award
Petition calls for investigation into Chris Dorner’s death
Kanye West to press charges against photographer
Fifth man charged in mass shooting at Chicago park
Famous actors racially profiled, harassed by police
With odds stacked against them, mother & son graduate with PhDs
“Awkward Black Girl” creator Issa Rae under criticism for new christian parody song
Petition aims to change name of school named after KKK leader
Another threat of a government shutdown nears
Sammy Sosa’s lighter skin & the affects of colorism
Michael Jackson lawsuit verdict expected soon
Texas group files motion to block Department of Justice suit against Texas Voter ID Laws
Wife Makes Husband Confess To Cheating on Facebook
Marissa Alexander To Get New Trial
George Zimmerman’s Wife Admits To Having Doubts
Mitt Romney’s Adopted Black Grandson’s Name Translates ‘Dark’
Long-time Photographer Carrie Mae Weems Honored With $625,000 “Genius Grant”
Samuel L. Jackson Tells Obama to ‘Be F***ing Presidential’
One Senator Stands in the Way of The First Openly Gay Black Judge
Hiring Manager Admits to Discriminating Against Candidates Based on Names
Decrease in Black Enrollment At University of Michigan After Affirmative Action Ban
Man Awarded $1 Million After Being Held Under False Charges
New Bill Could Save Former Convicts From Returning To Prison
Documentary Aims To Advance Success of African-American Boys
Florida Police Officer Who Ran Over Man Will Not Be Charged, Family Releases Video
Bank Ordered to Pay $2.18 Million in Racial Discrimination Complaint
Parents Demand Firing of Pennsylvania School District Amid Racist Texts
The bar for white “allies” is absurdly low and I’m tired of watching them be praised for reaching it
What Black Brits want African Americans to know about race and racism in the U.K.
It’s past time to quell the remnants of queerphobia begat by colonialism in Africa
The Christianity I was taught didn’t align with my values. ‘The Color Purple’ helped me reimagine religion
Mexico City’s first female mayor will dissolve anti-protest police force
BYP on Twitter
Tweets by BlackYouthProj
BYP on FB
Black Youth Project
Join Our Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter today!
You can get all of our newest stories and updates on BYP research in your inbox.
Thanks for signing up!
Chicago Public Media
Required field. Your email will never be distributed to any third-parties and you can unsubscribe at anytime.